This Technique Uses AI to Fool Other AIs

  • “Jin and colleagues devised an algorithm called TextFooler capable of deceiving an AI system without changing the meaning of a piece of text. The algorithm uses AI to suggest which words should be converted into synonyms to fool a machine.
  • This caused the algorithm to classify the review as “positive,” instead of “negative.” The demonstration highlights an uncomfortable truth about AI—that it can be both remarkably clever and surprisingly dumb.”

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.wired.com/story/technique-uses-ai-fool-other-ais/amp

ILLUSTRATION: CASEY CHIN; GETTY IMAGES

Leave a Reply