Spies Like AI: The Future of Artificial Intelligence for the US Intelligence Community

Spies Like AI: The Future of Artificial Intelligence for the US Intelligence Community

Thursday, 30 January 2020 10:00

 

Spies Like AI: The Future of Artificial Intelligence for the US Intelligence Community

By Patrick Tucker

 

America’s intelligence collectors are already using AI in ways big and small, to scan the news for dangerous developments, send alerts to ships about rapidly changing conditions, and speed up the NSA’s regulatory compliance efforts. But before the IC can use AI to its full potential, it must be hardened against attack. The humans who use it — analysts, policy-makers and leaders — must better understand how advanced AI systems reach their conclusions.

 

Dean Souleles is working to put AI into practice at different points across the U.S. intelligence community, in line with the ODNI’s year-old strategy. The chief technology advisor to the principal deputy to the Director of National Intelligence wasn’t allowed to discuss everything that he’s doing, but he could talk about a few examples.

 

Read the full article at Defense One.