A Voice Deepfake Was Used To Scam A CEO Out Of $243,000

This is wild. What a time to be alive!

I was about to reply that this couldn’t be the “first noted instance” because I had read an article like this a month ago! And then I saw it was published a month ago :smile:

Pretty crazy, but I also think companies should have better protections against large money wires than just “does this sound like someone I know on the phone?”