Deepfake technology used by cybercriminals to steal face scans

TechRadar April 2, 2024, 08:00 AM UTC

Summary: Cybercriminals are using deepfake technology to steal user face scans and access bank accounts. This novel hack involves replicating victims' faces with AI-powered face-swapping platforms. Enterprises must enhance mobile malware and biometric protection. Users should be cautious of social engineering attacks and maintain cyber hygiene. Vigilance, app control, and employee training are crucial defenses against this emerging threat.

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