Deepfakes: ‘A lost cause’

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Deep­fake videos have been weaponized “to ha­rass and hu­mil­i­ate women” with fake porn, said Ter­rence O’Brien in En­gad­, and there’s no so­lu­tion in sight. Ac­tress Scar­lett Jo­hans­son, among the most prom­i­nent vic­tims of the tech­nol­ogy, says that it has got­ten so bad that try­ing to fight the deepfakes is “a lost cause.” “You want to tear ev­ery­thing off the in­ter­net,” Jo­hans­son says, “But you can’t.”

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