Menu

How Much Does Your Ox Weigh?: Crowdsource Your Way to Data Protection

  • Tuesday, April 21, 2015 | 2:20 PM – 2:40 PM | North | Room: RSAC TV at 134

View all Sessions

Mathematician Francis Galton discovered that the mean of 800 participants’ guesses about an ox’s weight was closer than any individual guess or the median. The crowd - 1,197 pounds, actual was 1,198. The concept of crowdsourced data security is based on the same principle: the collective intelligence of the crowd strengthens security by accelerating the elimination of risk at increased accuracy.

Participants

This document was retrieved from http://www.rsaconference.com/events/us15/agenda/sessions/1625/how-much-does-your-ox-weigh-crowdsource-your-way-to on Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:59:47 -0400.
© 2017 EMC Corporation. All rights reserved.