Spy Used AI-Generated Face to Connect with Targets, Experts Say

This Katie Jones doesn’t exist. She is part of a vast army of phantom profiles lurking on LinkedIn.

  • Published 13 June 2019

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LONDON (AP) — Katie Jones sure seemed plugged into Washington’s political scene. The 30-something redhead boasted a job at a top think tank and a who’s-who network of pundits and experts, from the centrist Brookings Institution to the right-wing Heritage Foundation. She was connected to a deputy assistant secretary of state, a senior aide to a senator and the economist Paul Winfree, who is being considered for a seat on the Federal Reserve. But Katie… Read at AP News