Deepfakes and Biometric Security Breakthroughs

Brett Beranek
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In this episode, ISF Chief Executive Steve Durbin speaks with Brett Beranek, Vice President and General Manager of security and biometrics at Nuance Communications.

They explore some of the potential, as well as the challenges of biometrics in the security space, whilst expanding upon the recent advancements in deep neural networks and deep fakes. The pair also discuss the need for security and privacy to be at the forefront of the biometrics industry – with many organisations currently overlooking its importance.

…the days of using passwords or even one time passwords that are sent to our phone are coming to an end…we’re going to see rapid adoption of not only voice biometrics but other technologies as well, for the purposes of authentication and fraud prevention…