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Eleonore Pauwels is an international expert in the security, societal and governance implications generated by the convergence of artificial intelligence with other dual-use technologies. She is the author of two reports, "The Anatomy of Information Disorders in Africa" and "Cyber-AI Convergence and Interference in Elections," published by the New York office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Foundation.

  •  November 11, 2021 
Voter educators in Kenya, 2017
Adversarial data manipulation is the nuclear weapon of the 21st century. New techniques to conduct offensive cyberoperations could corrupt the integrity of datasets in voter registration systems as well as political and electoral management databases. This is just one example of how “data poisoning” — when data is manipulated to deceive — poses a …

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