Researchers at the University of Illinois have developed AI Agents that can Autonomously Hack Websites and Find Zero-Day Vulnerabilities

Researchers at the University of Illinois have developed AI Agents that can Autonomously Hack Websites and Find Zero-Day Vulnerabilities

Researchers at the University of Illinois have developed AI Agents that can Autonomously Hack Websites and Find Zero-Day Vulnerabilities

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AI is advancing rapidly, allowing autonomous AI agents to discover real-world zero-day vulnerabilities and execute website hacks. The researchers’ AI agents, using a system called HPTSA, have proven to be highly effective in identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities, even unknown ones.

These AI agents can operate independently, probing websites, identifying vulnerabilities, and executing hacks without prior knowledge of specific vulnerabilities. Their success rate in exploiting vulnerabilities has been impressive, outperforming open-source security scanners and costing only about $24 per successful exploit, making autonomous AI hacking an affordable and significant threat.

By understanding how these AI agents operate, we can develop better preventative security measures, thereby redefining the cybersecurity landscape and preparing to defend against the inevitable wave of AI-powered attacks.

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