Some AIs may be able to hack websites without any human help.


OpenAI’s artificial intelligence model GPT-4 Researchers have found that it is capable of hacking websites and stealing information from online databases without human help. This suggests that individuals or organizations without hacking skills can deploy AI agents to carry out cyber attacks.

“You don’t need to understand anything literally – you can let the agent hack the website on its own,” he says. Daniel Kang at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. “We think it reduces the skills required…