Doctored Jim Acosta video shows why fakes don’t need to be deep to be dangerous



After much hullabaloo earlier this year about “deep fakes,” the machine-learning based fake videos that Senator Marco Rubio called the modern equivalent of nuclear weapons, it turns out that low-tech doctored videos can be just as effective a form of disinformation, as a fake video promoted by the White House this week demonstrates—an attack that could just as easily be deployed against you or your enterprise.

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