Latest news from Naked Security (2019/03/11)

US Army clarifies its killer robot plans

The US Army has been forced to clarify its intentions for killer robots after unveiling a new program to build AI-powered targeting systems last month.

Booking a restaurant? Let Google’s Duplex AI make the call for you

Bon appétit, Dave. Google’s table-booking Duplex AI needs to pass the creepy test.

FTC says taxpayer voice phishing scams are up nearly 20x

The real Social Security people will never call to threaten your benefits or tell you to wire money, send cash, or put money on gift cards.

Monday review – the hot 25 stories of the week

From a serious Chrome zero-day to Comcast’s security nightmare, and everything in between – it’s weekly roundup time.

Five female technoheroes you might never have heard of…

Can you guess whom we chose for our #IWD2019 technoheroes? There are hints in the image…

Serious Security: When randomness isn’t – and why it matters

The password ‘ji32k7au4a83’ looks pretty random and feels as though it should be unique – read this article to find out why it’s neither!