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2017-11-27 | Why security is hard, Recon.sh, and Imgur’s speedy breach response time

Monday, November 27

TOP STORY

  • AI. Machine Learning. Buzzword. Bingo…Or so we say now. A group of ASU researchers claims that they can predict which vulnerabilities will actually be used for breaches through their model. And if this sounds familiar, see @mroytman’s O’Reilly Security talk on predicting exploitability which we shared here a while back. Also, Dan Miessler believes we’ll see AI in security ops centers sooner rather than later. What do you believe?

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TWEET OF THE DAY

  • This is a great RCE find. Also good example of why security is hard. This highlights third party packages, whitelist vs. blacklist, and trying to anticipate all possible use cases (not trivial) - @wh33lhouse

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The standard for AI to become useful (and therefore prolific) within InfoSec is not being better than humans—it’s being able to do just about anything at all.

Daniel Miessler

 


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