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‘Bot or Not?’ –  a game to train us to spot chatbots faking it as humans
2020-06-10 13:15

Or, as I said when I finished playing a new online Turing Test game called Bot or Not, NAILED IT!! Bot or Not is an online game that pits people against either bots or humans. The creators of Bot or Not - a Mozilla Creative Awards project that was conceived, designed, developed and written by the New York City-based design and research studio Foreign Objects - say that these days, bots are growing increasingly sophisticated and are proliferating both online and offline.

S2 Ep38: Crashing iPhones, ransomware tales and human chatbots – Naked Security Podcast
2020-05-07 13:17

In this episode, Duck discusses the iPhone "Word of death", Peter shares a shocking ransomware story and I talk about a chatbot that shows empathy. Host Anna Brading is joined by Naked Security regular Paul Ducklin, threat response expert Peter Mackenzie and me.

Security Risks of Chatbots
2018-12-05 12:30

Good essay on the security risks -- to democratic discourse -- of chatbots....

A Siri for Network Security: How Chatbots Can Enhance Business Agility
2018-03-19 16:43

Professor Avishai Wool, co-founder and CTO of AlgoSec, takes a look at the role chatbots will imminently play in network security – and the benefits it will bring