China’s internet regulator said it was concerned that unchecked development of deep synthesis could lead to its use in criminal activities such as online scams. Image: Shutterstock
China’s internet regulator said it was concerned that unchecked development of deep synthesis could lead to its use in criminal activities such as online scams. Image: Shutterstock

China’s internet censors target deepfake tech to curb online disinformation

  • Deep synthesis providers and users are required to make sure any doctored content is explicitly labelled and can be traced back to its source
  • The internet regulator said it was concerned that unchecked use of deep synthesis could lead to its use in criminal activities

China’s internet regulator said it was concerned that unchecked development of deep synthesis could lead to its use in criminal activities such as online scams. Image: Shutterstock
China’s internet regulator said it was concerned that unchecked development of deep synthesis could lead to its use in criminal activities such as online scams. Image: Shutterstock
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