Cybersecurity and AI: The Good, Bad and Ugly

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Live webinar airing on June 22, 2023 at 2:00 PM EDT
Sponsored by Genetec
Presented by James Edgar

Learning Objectives:

  1. Review recent developments in cybersecurity applications of AI.
  2. Discuss the enterprise security benefits and risks of artificial intelligence.
  3. Develop strategies for responsible, risk-based AI use to force-multiply the efficiency of security teams.
  4. Find the balance between “the good, the bad, and the ugly” of artificial intelligence in cybersecurity.


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Artificial intelligence (AI) has been at the forefront of security conversations for years. The recent advent of generative AI has driven security leaders to wonder what benefits — and risks — modern AI presents. In this webinar, James Edgar, a seasoned cybersecurity executive with experience across telecommunications, financial services, and government, will explore the enterprise security benefits and challenges of artificial intelligence while drawing on cybersecurity leadership experience across various security fleets.


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James Edgar, is currently SVP & CISO for FLEETCOR Technologies, a global leader in fuel, lodging, tolls, and commercial payment solutions. He oversees the global Information Security and IT Compliance teams, which span four continents and multiple business lines. Before joining FLEETCOR, James was the VP of Security Architecture, Risk, and Assurance for U.S. Bank's payment processing division, Elavon. Prior to joining U.S. Bank, James led the Security Architecture and Risk team for Cox Communications, one of the largest cable operators in the nation. James has served on the Steering Committee for the Payment Processors Information Sharing Council (PP-ISC), participated in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) development workshops, and has been actively involved in the governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) community in Atlanta.


Genetec Genetec is a global technology company that has been transforming the physical security industry for over 25 years with a portfolio of solutions to improve security, intelligence, and operations. Its flagship product, Security Center, is an open-architecture platform that unifies IP-based video surveillance, access control, ALPR, communications, and analytics.


Originally published in June 2023