Scaffolding covers the Statue of Freedom atop the U.S. Capitol dome on September 27, 2023 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

New working group to probe AI risks and applications

The free-market think tank R Street Institute is convening members of industry and government to explore AI's cybersecurity applications.
Samuel Altman, CEO of OpenAI, is sworn in during a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology, and the Law oversight hearing to examine artificial intelligence, on Capitol Hill on May 16, 2023. (Photo by Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP via Getty Images)

Safeguarding data is our best hope to control AI

Congress shouldn't let myopic anticipation of the future be the enemy of the opportunities to build critical data policy now.
Illustration shows the ChatGPT logo on a smartphone in Washington, DC, on March 15. (Photo by Olivier Douliery/AFP via Getty Images)

How to AI-proof the cybersecurity workforce

Generative AI can enhance digital security, but it can’t — and shouldn’t — replace humans that are essential to fight malicious hackers.