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RBC Funds Cybersecurity Research at UW in Waterloo

When the Big Banks Feel the Threat of Cyber Attacks They Move to Act

We’ve been saying this for a few years now, but Cyber attacks, hacks, and threats are real and cause significant damage to a business that falls victim to a privacy breach. This CBC article highlights the efforts of research at the University of Waterloo into developing defences against cyber incursions.

Three projects – using machine learning and AI to target threats, developing safety and security of consumer data, and one using advanced mathematics and computer science to increase encryption methods – will help defend everyone’s data in the future.