Cognitive hacking and intelligence and security informatics

  title={Cognitive hacking and intelligence and security informatics},
  author={Paul Thompson},
  booktitle={SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing},
  • Paul Thompson
  • Published in
    SPIE Defense + Commercial…
    13 August 2004
  • Computer Science
This paper describes research on cognitive and semantic attacks on computer systems and their users. Several countermeasures against such attacks are described, including a description of a prototype News Verifier system. It is argued that because misinformation and deception play a much more significant role in intelligence and security informatics than in other informatics disciplines such as science, medicine, and the law, a new science of intelligence and security informatics must concern… 

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