The Deepfake Threat You Should Prepare For
Deepfakes went viral in 2019 as Steve Buscemi’s face was imposed on Jennifer Lawrence’s body.
As new election cycles approach, the threat of this sophisticated technology becomes more serious. An emerging category called Fake President Fraud is targeting high-profile figures. This presentation will explain how fraudsters are creating synthetic voices, the implications and future threats.
Vijay Balasubramaniyan is Co-Founder, CEO & CTO of Pindrop. He’s held various engineering and research roles with Google, Siemens, IBM Research and Intel. Vijay holds patents in VoIP security and scalability and he frequently speaks on phone fraud threats at technical conferences, including RSA, Black Hat, FS-ISAC, CCS and ICDCS. Vijay earned a PhD in Computer Science from Georgia Institute of Technology. His PhD thesis was on telecommunications security.