Machine learning is one of the year’s hottest technology trends, driving innovation and making waves across both the enterprise and consumer technology landscape. Within the cybersecurity industry, many companies legitimately claim to do some machine learning, though it’s often not clear what that means, how it works, or even why it is important.
In this section, we’ll share more insight on Symantec’s investments in machine learning – and how that drove important innovations in Symantec Endpoint Protection 14.
Announced last week, the new software uses state-of-the-art machine learning technologies to block more attacks than the competition and significantly raise the bar on attackers. To achieve this, we combine a multi-layered approach with an insane amount of data, advanced algorithms and techniques, and an automation system to stay ahead of the attackers.