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How to use machine learning for security (e.g. for filtering or analytics) as well as security of machine learning systems (e.g. attempts to "fool" them).

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Can a neural network crack hashing algorithms?

I've been reading a bit about neural networks, and their ability to approximate many complex functions. Wouldn't a neural network be capable of cracking a hashing algorithm like SHA256? For example, ...