AI-Generated Voice Impersonation Scams: An Emerging Threat to Phone Security

FTC warns that AI can mimic voices in high-tech telephone scams

The FTC warns that artificial intelligence is being used in imposter frauds to mimic someone’s voice. This was the most common fraud reported in 2022. NBC News’ Emilie ikeda interviewed a father who received a phone call that sounded exactly like his daughter, and claimed she was being held captive.