Incident 236: AI-Generated Faces Used by Scammers to Pose as a Law Firm in Boston

Description: GAN faces were allegedly used by scammers alongside a parked domain and a fake website to impersonate a Boston law firm.


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Alleged: unknown developed an AI system deployed by scammers, which harmed email users.

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Khoa Lam

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A "variant" is an incident that shares the same causative factors, produces similar harms, and involves the same intelligent systems as a known AI incident. Rather than index variants as entirely separate incidents, we list variations of incidents under the first similar incident submitted to the database. Unlike other submission types to the incident database, variants are not required to have reporting in evidence external to the Incident Database. Learn more from the research paper.