Washington, D.C. (All Tech Considered) — U.S. Military Researchers Work To Fix Easily Fooled AI.
Researchers in the U.S. military are working to combat what they call “adversarial artificial intelligence.” That's when someone hacks into an AI system to transmit the wrong information.
Researchers are discovering something unnerving about artificial intelligence. It's easy to fool – so easy, in fact, there's a whole field of study known as adversarial AI that actually aims to make artificial intelligence a little smarter. As part of an NPR special series on the technologies that watch us, Dina Temple-Raston has more.