White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders then posted the video on Twitter, saying it backed up the White House’s decision to revoke Acosta’s White House press pass. Deep fakes began on Reddit as a means for people to incorporate celebrities into pornography. Though Reddit has shut down the thread, deep fakes have caught attention as a way to distort reality. If and when deep fake technology becomes more prevalent, they will be easier to make and harder to spot for humans and computers alike. At some point, ... a plausible-looking deep fake will be seen as a legitimate weapon in an information war,” he said.
Source: Forbes November 09, 2018 01:13 UTC