The use of deepfakes can sow doubt, creating confusion and distrust in viewers

Sze-Fung Lee, McGill University and Benjamin C. M. Fung, McGill University https://narrations.ad-auris.com/widget/the-conversation-canada/the-use-of-deepfakes-can-sow-doubt–creating-confusion-and-distrust-in-viewers In early March, a manipulated video of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy was ciruclated. In it, a digitally generated Zelenskyy told the Ukrainian national army to surrender. The video was circulated online but was quickly debunked as a deepfake — a hyper-realistic yet fake… Continue reading The use of deepfakes can sow doubt, creating confusion and distrust in viewers