Incident 390: Deepfakes Reportedly Deployed in Online Interviews for Remote Work Positions

Description: Voice and video deepfakes were reported by FBI Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) in complaint reports to have been deployed during online interviews of the candidates for remote-work positions.


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Alleged: unknown developed and deployed an AI system, which harmed interviewers of remote-work positions and employers of remote-work positions.

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