Tag: Deepfake

Rohit Sharma, MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli
Deepfake video of MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma leaves netizens ROFL; watch

After Bollywood celebrities, now, Indian cricketers are the latest victims of AI deepfake video. Recently, a video has been grabbing eyeballs that features MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma among others.

  • Monday, 26 February 2024
Artificial Intelligence
Microsoft, Meta and Google among 20 tech firms pledge to curb deepfakes during global elections

More than four billion people in over 40 countries will vote this year.

  • Saturday, 17 February 2024
Deepfake video conference meeting with fake CFO costs company $25.6 million
Deepfake video conference meeting with fake CFO costs company $25.6 million

A deepfake video conference call where a digitally recreated avatar of the chief financial officer (CFO) ordered money transfers has cost a multinational company $25.6 million in a first-such scam.

  • Monday, 05 February 2024
Minister of State for Electronics and IT, Rajeev Chandrasekhar
Centre to notify strict IT rules soon to tackle deepfake issue

“There has been a mixed performance of compliance and I had said at the time of the advisory, that if we find that the advisory is not being followed through completely, we will follow it up with very clear amended IT rules that will be notified,” Chandrasekhar said in a press conference.

  • Wednesday, 17 January 2024
Narayana Murthy
'Earn Rs 2.5L in 1 day': Infosys founder Narayana Murthy's new deepfake video surfaces

In the clip, Murthy’s lip movements seem clearly out of sync with the audio -- one of the strongest indicators of deepfake videos.

  • Thursday, 14 December 2023
Minister of State for Electronics and IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar
India has zero tolerance policy towards deepfakes: MoS IT in Lok Sabha

Minister of State for Electronics and IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar said that the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has issued advisories to significant social media intermediaries or platforms,

  • Thursday, 07 December 2023
Ratan Tata
Deepfake menace: Ratan Tata flags fake interview recommending investments in Instagram post

In a post on Instagram, Tata called out a post from a user by the name of Sona Agrawal that used a fake interview of him in a video recommending investments.

  • Thursday, 07 December 2023
Priyanka Chopra
Deepfake menace: Priyanka Chopra becomes latest target, altered audio goes viral

This incident follows closely on the heels of the viral deepfake video featuring Alia Bhatt, where her face was superimposed onto another individual in a compromising scenario.

  • Wednesday, 06 December 2023
President Droupadi Murmu
Misuse of technology to create deepfakes threat to society: President Droupadi Murmu

She said if technology is used properly, it will benefit society, but its misuse will affect humanity.

  • Saturday, 02 December 2023
Rashmika Mandanna
Rashmika Mandanna 'deepfake' video: Delhi Police still awaits response from Meta

The video depicted a different woman in a black outfit entering an elevator and the perpetrator purportedly employed AI editing techniques to superimpose Mandanna's face onto the original woman's face in the video.

  • Thursday, 30 November 2023
India mulling regulation to tame deepfakes, AI-user harm: Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw
India mulling regulation to tame deepfakes, AI-user harm: Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw

After meeting representatives from large social media platforms and other stakeholders, the Minister said India will draft new rules to spot and limit the spread of deepfakes.

  • Thursday, 23 November 2023
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