Sybil Attacks on Federated Learning

11.13.2020 - By Data Skeptic

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Clement Fung, a Societal Computing PhD student at Carnegie Mellon University, discusses his research in security of machine learning systems and a defense against targeted sybil-based poisoning called FoolsGold. Works Mentioned: The Limitations of Federated Learning in Sybil Settings Twitter: @clemfung Website: Thanks to our sponsors: Brilliant - Online learning platform. Check out Geometry Fundamentals! Visit for 20% off Brilliant Premium! BetterHelp - Convenient, professional, and affordable online counseling. Take 10% off your first month at

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