Ep 12: Machine Learning Part 2

Jeremy and Sam discuss the bad things that machine learning can be used for, including state surveillance, enhanced cybersecurity attacks, and automatic targeting. They also discuss possible ways to deal with bots online. 

Articles- 

Machine Learning Anti-Virus: https://www.technologyreview.com/s/542971/antivirus-that-mimics-the-brain-could-catch-more-malware/

Six Ways Hackers will Use Machine Learning: https://www.csoonline.com/article/3250144/machine-learning/6-ways-hackers-will-use-machine-learning-to-launch-attacks.html

Swarm Bots: https://www.fortinet.com/corporate/about-us/newsroom/press-releases/2017/predicts-self-learning-swarm-cyberattacks-2018.html

Azure Sheep Image Recognition: http://aiweirdness.com/post/171451900302/do-neural-nets-dream-of-electric-sheep

Facebook and Cambridge Analytica: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/19/technology/facebook-cambridge-analytica-explained.html

April Fools Days Pranks created by a Neural Network: http://aiweirdness.com/post/172345256807/april-fools-pranks-written-by-neural-network