Deep fakes are, in their most common form, videos where one persons face has been convincingly replaced by a computer-generated face, which often resembles a second person.
What is a deep Fale?
What are deepfakes? Deepfakes are so-named because they create a fake video using deep learning technology, a branch of machine learning that applies neural net simulation to massive data sets.
What are the risks of Deepfakes?
Manipulation of social media to spread fake news, false executive orders to request transfers of money and the breach and subsequent exfiltration of sensitive data are all risks that are likely to see materially increased impact in the coming years, thanks to deepfake technology.