Moving from risk management to decision intelligence: what it means and where to start
Tom Saltsberg, Product Manager at Cognyte, discusses the delicate balance between facilitating legitimate trade and combatting illicit trade. This raises numerous challenges for Customs administrations, and to overcome them, Customs authorities need to work smarter and more efficiently.
Why big data isn’t enough for law enforcement: Investigating with critical thinking
Cognyte discusses combining decision intelligence methodologies with big data, AI and machine learning to help analysts make sense of data and analytics insights.
Machine Learning and Data Fusion Enable Improved Decision Intelligence to Screen Asylum-Seekers and Refugees
Data-driven decisions take some of the guesswork and bias out of immigration management processes and help to promote overall fairness. According to Cognyte, machine learning (ML) and data fusion technologies form the bedrock of this approach, with their combined ability to leverage big data and advanced analytics to manage the risk posed by potential asylum-seekers and refugees. This includes closer scrutiny of criminal and terrorist elements, with more efficient threat assessment and risk scoring – leading to improved prioritization.
Anti-Money Laundering Investigations Require Greater Multi-Sector Cooperation & Improved Decision Intelligence Capabilities
Across the globe, money laundering remains a key challenge to address organized crime. This is exacerbated by cryptocurrency, blockchain and the anonymity they afford bad actors who are trying to obscure the source of illicit funds. Rosa van Dam, decision intelligence platform product manager at Cognyte, sheds light on the importance of better multi-sector cooperation and decision intelligence capabilities to improve anti-money laundering investigations.
Data Fusion and Analytics for Chief Investigators: Survey Report, August 2022
Our friends over at Cognyte have a second survey on data fusion and analytics – this time for chief investigators. In their last survey, the 2022 IT leaders in the Data Fusion/Analytics Domain, the company spoke to CIOs and IT executives about their challenges and investment priorities for data fusion.
Investigating Future Security Threats with AI, ML and Data Fusion
Cognyte discusses the emergence of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies, which have been transformative for security organizations. With their arrival, organizations are no longer limited to reactively investigating and resolving criminal acts that have already been committed. AI and ML – complemented by sophisticated data fusion and analytics capabilities – have introduced a new era of proactive, predictive threat assessment that can help us identify and mitigate threats before they occur.
Wasabi: The Fiery Wallet for Crypto Crime May be Cooling
Wasabi is essentially a wallet in which users keep their Bitcoins and transactions anonymous, making it popular with money launderers and other criminals. Omri David, head of product management and research, Cognyte, shares how cryptocurrency criminals are readying their weapons to battle secure digital wallets like Wasabi and what law enforcement can do to prevent attacks.
Several California Counties Move Toward Next-Gen 911
Several counties in California are moving forward with phasing out their decades-old emergency 911 systems, and replacing them with digital versions capable of moving more data faster for improved location accuracy. The new technology can more quickly route first responders to the scene of an emergency, improving response times, said Robert Bustichi, systems management supervisor for San Mateo County Public Safety Communications.
California counties ink GIS contracts to build next-generation 911
San Mateo County and Merced County announced that they will pay Datamark, a developer for GIS platforms for public-safety agencies, $400,000 and $109,000 respectively, to prepare municipal address and road data as they prepare to implement next-generation 911 systems.