...machine learning and AI in general was a theme throughout Black Hat but I thought some of the comments from customers about going through the vendor hype around ML and specifically in how they're using machine learning in their own environment was really interesting."
Sr. Analyst and Group Director
I think what we're seeing is the business leaders are putting the pressure on the security team. They're saying, "We're willing to spend more money, but we want to understand what we're spending money on and what does that buy us? In other words, what risks are we mitigating?"...We're doing some research around that ourselves and it was refreshing to hear that at Black Hat."
Sr. Principal Analyst and ESG Fellow