Government warns of attempts of fraud when using AI

AI robot
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AMMAN — The Ministry of Industry and Trade has cautioned traders and importers against engaging in business and financial transactions through video calls and the internet. اضافة اعلان

According to Al-Mamlaka TV, this warning comes in response to alerts issued by Chinese public security authorities regarding cases of fraud that utilize artificial intelligence to deceive victims into transferring funds to unauthorized destinations.

WarningAccording to a letter from the Jordanian Embassy in Beijing, official Chinese newspapers have issued warnings after discovering attempts to use artificial intelligence to mimic people’s voices and appearances. 

Meanwhile, the Internet Society of China has also issued a statement regarding fraudulent face swapping operations, as deepfake technology has become widely available. 

The statement further emphasizes that related products and services have gradually increased recently. 

Moreover, it advises individuals to carefully manage their social media accounts, especially when logging in from unfamiliar devices, to prevent theft of personal information.