Beware your Roomba’s roving eye, the Finns warn of AI threats around the corner, and watch out when hailing a cab in Dublin…
All this and much more is discussed in the latest edition of the award-winning “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by The Register’s Iain Thomson.
Iain Thomson – @iainthomson
- A Roomba recorded a woman on the toilet. How did screenshots end up on Facebook? – MIT Technology Review.
- Building Smart Robots Requires Responsible Development – Roomba CEO Colin Angle on LinkedIn.
- OpenAI predicts biz can break a billion in revs by 2024 – The Register.
- The security threat of AI-enabled cyberattacks (PDF) – The Finnish Transport and Communications Agency, Traficom.
- Ireland Christmas weather ‘roller-coaster’ amid new ‘Beast from the East’ threat – Irish Mirror.
- Christmas revellers warned about sophisticated taxi scam as €300,000 is stolen from victims – MSN.
- Taxi cab scam has cleaned out €300,000 from bank accounts of victims – Irish Independent.
- “La Cabina” – YouTube.
- “Last and First Men” by Olaf Stapledon – Wikipedia.
- ”The other side of night” by Adam Hamdy – Pan MacMillan Press.
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