In an October 15 story by Tom Simonite for Wired, computer science and engineering assistant professor Aparna Bharati, who works on image forensics, commented on adoption hurdles new tools to tag smartphone images and videos with standardized info on time and location are likely to face: Bharati also expects any tagging tools built on the authenticity standard to come under attack. Attempts to limit disinformation online often propel bad actors such as government-backed trolling groups to look for ways to subvert those controls. “We have to try to think from the adversary’s perspective,” Bharati says.
Read the full story, "This Camera App Is Designed to Fight Fake News," on Wired.
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