Youtube asks Clearview AI to Stop using its videos to gather faces for its database

It wants all existing images deleted, too. THE VERGE YouTube has sent a cease and desist letter to Clearview AI demanding that the controversial facial recognition startup stop scraping YouTube videos to gather faces for its database and delete any images it’s already collected. The demand, first reported by CBS News, says that YouTube forbids anyone from collecting data from its platform that can be used to identify people and that Clearview has admitted to violating this policy. “YouTube’s ...
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YouTube Security Warning For 23 Million Creators As ‘Massive’ Hack Attack Confirmed

High-profile YouTubers have been targeted by cybercriminals over the weekend in what appears to have been a highly coordinated and "massive" attack. FORBES The security warning was made by Catalin Cimpanu, a ZDNet reporter, who spoke to a member of an internet forum with a history of trading access to hacked accounts. Here's what we know so far and what you need to do to protect your own YouTube account. Which YouTube accounts have been hacked? According to the ZDNet investigation, many ac...
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