Incident 174: Fake LinkedIn Profiles Created Using GAN Photos
At first glance, Renée DiResta thought the LinkedIn message seemed normal enough.
The sender, Keenan Ramsey, mentioned that they both belonged to a LinkedIn group for entrepreneurs. She punctuated her greeting with a grinning emoji before p…
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It has been reported that the profiles were used for marketing and sales purposes.
An investigation by researchers at Stanford Internet Observatory uncovered more than 1,000 LinkedIn profiles using facial images that appear to have been cre…
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LinkedIn reportedly says it has investigated and removed those profiles that broke its policies.
Deepfake technology involves using artificial intelligence (AI) to generate convincing images or videos of made-up or real people. It is surpri…
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