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Active Learning: A Primer

This is the first in a series of posts defining and clarifying Artificial Intelligence concepts.

At PatternEx, we are convinced that active learning strategies will change the game of InfoSec.

Topics: Industry Insights Artificial Intelligence

InfoSec: Cut Your False Positives to Zero?

Reducing False Positives

A question we’re often asked is whether PatternEx can reduce false positives, and if so, by how much?

It’s an interesting question. My flip answer is: Sure, we can reduce false positives to zero. We just won’t show anything. But, then you’ll of course miss everything. So here’s the more serious answer:

Topics: Industry Insights Artificial Intelligence False Positives

InfoSec Games: Whack-a-Mole or Advanced Chess?

Risky business

Ask any business and they’ll tell you:  the concept and reality of ‘risk’ has gotten far riskier in the past few years.  Even five years ago, business leaders thought about breach and fraud much differently than today. Their concerns used to focus on vendors double or triple billing or employees padding their expense reports, or an employee colluding with a vendor. But now, as recent front-page breaches indicate, there is the justifiable concern that fraud can damage your bottom line, while breaches can force executive or board turnover. As a result, InfoSec budgets are soaring:  Gartner forecasts an all time high in InfoSec spend, up to $75.4B in 2015

Topics: infosec AI