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AI is Not Magic: Machine Learning for Network Security

August 2020 Presentation
Eliezer Kanal, Lena Pons

This presentation introduces foundational data science concepts and prepares attendees to scope new Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning projects.


AI has infused the network security landscape, fundamentally changing how network security is practiced. This course is intended to help managers and decision makers understand this new reality. We will cover a number of topics relevant to organizational leaders, including how AI provides value to the field of network security; differentiating between AI-enabled capability and traditional security tools; understanding fundamental AI limitations; how to effectively build, manage, and succeed with an integrated data science / network security team.