View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
In association with Darktrace
  1. Technology
  2. Cybersecurity
September 16, 2022updated 30 Sep 2022 12:46pm

How artificial intelligence can aid the fight against cybercrime

Criminals are using AI to breach networks, but automated systems are also helping the fightback.

Artificial intelligence is becoming a popular new weapon for cybercriminals, enabling them to launch increasingly complex attacks and deliver malware into target networks.

But while AI poses a problem for tech leaders wanting to keep their networks safe, it can also be part of the solution, with automated defence systems able to spot attacks as they happen and launch defensive protocols.

Tech Monitor news editor Matthew Gooding spoke to Max Heinemeyer, VP of cyber innovation at UK cybersecurity pioneer Darktrace, about the evolving threat landscape, how criminals are launching automated attacks and how defensive AI is becoming an important cornerstone of security plans.

Homepage image: Gorodenkoff/Shutterstock

Topics in this article:
Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how New Statesman Media Group may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.
THANK YOU