Bot and drone misuse could lead to cybercrime explosion

The rapid development of drones and artificial intelligence is a “game-changer” that will present a serious threat to national security if it isn’t addressed.

The assessment, made by 26 experts from institutions including Cambridge and Oxford Universities, warns of the potential for malicious use of artificial intelligence (AI) by rogue states, criminals, and terrorists.

The panel forecast a rapid growth in cybercrime and the misuse of drones during the next decade – as well an unprecedented rise in the use of ‘bots’ to manipulate everything from elections to the news agenda and social media

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Source: Sky News