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Artificial Intelligence could make us extinct, warn Oxford University researchers

Artificial Intelligence

Researchers from Oxford University have joined the growing chorus of sober, intelligent, technology literate people warning about the dangers of Artificial Intelligence by listing it as one of twelve risks that pose a threat to human civilisation or even all human life.

Oxford and Cambridge in the race to eliminate passwords

Oxford and Cambridge in a race to eliminate passwords

Cambridge University is working on a technology-oriented approach where multiple small devices create an "electronic aura". Meanwhile a company spun out of Oxford University is developing biomechanical methods based on the way people move, behave and interact with their devices.

Hacker pleads guilty to attacks on UK Police, Oxbridge university websites

Hacker pleads guilty to attacks on UK Police, Oxbridge university websites

A 21-year-old British man has pleaded guilty to charges that he attempted to bring down a number of websites, including those belonging to Oxford and Cambridge universities, as well as the site belonging to the Kent Police force who ultimately arrested him.

Oxford University blocks Google Docs because of phishing attacks.. for 2.5 hours

Oxford University blocks Google Docs because of phishing attacks.. for 2.5 hours

Flooded with phishing attacks, which staff and students were falling for, the IT team at Oxford University blocked access to Google Docs - hoping to wake up users to the threat..

Would such a technique work in your organisation?

Man charged over attack on UK police, Oxbridge university websites

Man charged with attacking UK police, Oxbridge university websites

A 20-year-old British man will appear in court next month, charged with attempting to bring down the websites of Oxford and Cambridge universities.