AI Mis-and-Disinformation in Election Fraud and Education

Brian Lord
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In part two of their conversation, Brian Lord and Steve Durbin discuss the societal dangers of AI mis-and-disinformation campaigns, highlighting its potential to manipulate public opinion during elections. They emphasise the need for proactive measures to safeguard against its misuse, underscoring the the importance of verifying sources in the digital age, and the role of education initiatives in addressing these challenges.

…I think when we look at AI, we need to recognise it as a potentially long term threat to our institutions… and infrastructure, and we need to put in countermeasures to be able to do that…

Tune in to hear more about:
1. Brian gives his assessment of cybersecurity threats during election years. (16:04)
2. Exploitation of vulnerable users remains a major concern in the digital space, requiring awareness, innovative countermeasures, and regulation. (31:0)