[June 2017] Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity by Randy V. Sabett, Vice Chair at Cooley LLP

Thursday, June 15, 2017

5:30 PM – Networking & Dinner

6:00 PM – ISSA-NOVA Program

Randy V. Sabett, J.D., CISSP         ISSA-NOVA Member

Vice Chair and Attorney at Cooley LLP, former NSA crypto engineer, prolific writer

2013_12 - RandyArtificial Intelligence (AI) creates some very interesting and compelling opportunities when applied to CyberSecurity.

– Various AI techniques, including neural networks, data science, heuristics, and natural language processing, can be used to combat a variety of malware variants

– AI has continued to progress, to a point where it could help prevent new cyberattacks in advance

– Certain legal concerns have been raised about how to control AI deployment and who would be liable for any kind of cyber incidents

— Bio —

Randy V. Sabett, J.D., CISSP, is Vice Chair of the Privacy & Data Protection practice group at Cooley LLP. A former NSA crypto engineer, Mr. Sabett’s practice focuses on data security, privacy, licensing and IP. He has managed numerous data breach responses, involving major retailers, financial and health care organizations, and on-line service providers. He served on the Commission on Cybersecurity and has been recognized as a leader in Privacy and Data Security in the 2007-2016 editions of Chambers USA. Mr. Sabett is a Board of Directors member for the Georgetown Cybersecurity Law Institute, ISSA Northern Virginia chapter member, a frequent lecturer and author, and has appeared on or been quoted in a variety of national media sources.


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Vice Presidents: Houda Abdelghani, Walter Cekala, Constantinos Doskas, Saravanan Ramachari, Karen Frederick, Raymond Stamps, Raja Medicherla, Bud Roth

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