A UPenn student started a YouTube channel. In weeks, her face was stolen on China's social media.

Published March 28, 2024


Business Insider quoted Siwei Lyu in a story on Olga Loiek, a college student with a YouTube channel, who says she's being used for pro-Russia deepfakes in China, with Lyu adding that firewalls in the country make it difficult for Chinese citizens to validate a video by finding the person depicted. The article was reposted by Yahoo!Tech.