Defense Information Systems Agency's (DISA) watchlist includes generative AI, quantum-resistant cryptography, edge computing, autonomous penetration testing, and big data analytics. ChatGPT is evaluated for human-like conversation and code generation.
- $1.8 billion proposed for AI in the latest budget.
- Watchlist aids DISA in understanding emerging technologies and their applications.
- Quantum-resistant cryptography and Thunderdome zero-trust cybersecurity updated.
- DISA aims to protect national security against cyber threats.
- Foreign nations interested in defence companies' technical plans and intelligence.