Artificial Intelligence and human implants: Infosecurity Europe looks at the future as brains become linked to networks
Date: Tue, 06/14/2016 - 18:44
Kevin Warwick said: “Artificial Intelligence will help to raise cyber security levels but it will also be a tool for hackers to break the security down. As humans and technology get closer and closer, as brains become linked directly to networks so security will become absolutely vital.”
Additional show highlights included:
• Founder and CEO of BH Consulting Brian Honan took his place in Infosecurity Europe’s Hall of Fame, joining industry luminaries including Jack Daniel, Dr Eric Cole, Mikko Hypponen, Shlomo Kramer, David Lacey, Professor Fred Piper, Professor Howard Schmidt, Bruce Schneier, Whitfield Diffie, Paul Dorey, Stephen Bonner, Dan Kaminsky, Eugene Kaspersky and Phil Zimmerman
• The fifth annual European Security Blogger Awards were announced. Nominated and voted for by the public, with votes added by judges including Infosecurity Europe Hall of Fame member Jack Daniel, journalists Matthew Schwartz and John Leyden and others, the awards were presented in a reception held in the Pillar Hall, Olympia.
• Keynote Stage seminars that continued the core themes if this year’s event around ‘securing the connected human’ and ‘building cyber resilience in a connected enterprise’ included events on: Fostering Better Engagement Between Business & Law Enforcement to Effectively Respond to Cybercrime; Managing & Mitigating 3rd Party Information Risk in the Connected Enterprise; and Secure Coding & Development: Embedding Application Security into Business Processes