Israel Cyber Body Issues Warning on AI Phishing Attack that Uses AI to Imitate Voices

Israel Cyber Body Issues Warning on AI Phishing Attack that Uses AI to Imitate Voices

Posted July 11, 2019

Israel Cyber Body Issues Warning on AI Phishing Attack that Uses AI to Imitate Voices

Source: News18
By: IANS
Published: July 11, 2019

* In a warning, an Israeli cyber body has unearthed a new type of attack where hackers are using Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to impersonate senior company executives.
* The main innovation is the attacking software, which learns to mimic the voice of a person defined for it and makes a conversation with an employee on behalf of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO).