Dubai: The UAE has launched a ‘Deepfake Guide’ to raise awareness on both the harmful and beneficial uses of deepfake technology. Deepfake refers to convincingly faking audio and video to make it appear genuine, using artificial intelligence.
As part of the initiatives of UAE Council for Digital Wellbeing, chaired by Sheikh Saif Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the UAE National Programme for Artificial Intelligence has launched the Deepfake Guide with the aim of raising awareness on the technology, its effect on social well-being, and the means to face the various challenges resulting from the harmful applications of such technologies.
Warning against misuse
The guide focuses on raising awareness on the most important challenges facing…