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5 Questions That CISOs Must Answer Before Adopting Artificial Intelligence

Published: 30 June 2020

ID: G00466678

Analyst(s): Jeremy D'Hoinne , Peter Firstbrook , Sam Olyaei


As claims of AI uses in security technology become more prevalent, security and risk management leaders, including chief information security officers, must articulate the potential benefits and risks of machine learning techniques.

Table Of Contents


  • What Should CISOs and Their Team Know About Artificial Intelligence?
    • Artificial Intelligence Is in the Eye of the Beholder
    • Understanding the Basics of AI
  • What Is AI’s Expected Impact on SRM?
  • What Is the State of Artificial Intelligence in Security?
    • The Promise of Predictive Security Analytics
  • What Should CISOs and Their Team Ask Security Vendors About AI?
    • Questions to Ask Your AI Security Vendor
  • How Does AI Impact Your Workforce Strategy?

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