Deepfakes

Cupid’s on the lookout for Valentine’s Day scams

What makes romance scams a lot more concerning is the emotional impact it can have on some individuals. (Image generated by AI) Valentine’s Day scams continue to be a challenge for Cupid.  There has been…


Can facial biometrics overcome the threat of AI deepfakes?

The impact of AI-generated deepfakes on biometric authentication. (Generated with AI) By 2026, 30% of enterprises may distrust facial biometric systems due to AI-generated deepfakes. Deepfakes exploit static biometric data and voice replication. Deepfakes not…


Early 2024 cybersecurity challenges: what you need to know so far

Unpacking the surge in cybersecurity issues in 2024. (Source – Shutterstock). Cybersecurity challenges in 2024 will escalate with AI and phishing threats at the forefront, requiring stronger defenses. The Defiance Act targets AI-generated nonconsensual images,…


Deepfake Content: X blocks searches for Taylor Swift

Users cant search for Taylor Swift on X anymore. (Photo by Patrick Smith/GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/Getty Images via AFP). Deepfake content is affecting everyone. X has blocked the search results for Taylor Swift. As explicit…


Beware of deepfake videos taking over YouTube

Bitdefender Labs uncovers the rise of deepfake videos in YouTube crypto-scams. Bitdefender Labs reports significant subscriber and view count impacts on hijacked channels. Attackers are using real events to deceive and profit. In recent months,…


Is it possible to detect deepfake content?

Beware of deepfake images and videos. (Image by Shutterstock). Singapore PM warns of deepfake content featuring himself and other prominent individuals in Singapore. According to Sumsub’s Identity Fraud Report, there has been a 1550% surge…