Fighting Deepfakes, Coalition Targets Authenticating Media Provenance

The Coalition for Content Provenance and Authenticity (C2PA), a group including the BBC, New York Times, Microsoft and Adobe, is working toward a common technical standard for media provenance to push back against the deluge of disinformation and deepfakes assaulting news. Their work on content authentication is swinging into high gear this winter.

C2PA Releases Specification of World’s First Industry Standard For Content Provenance

The Coalition for Content Provenance and Authenticity (C2PA), an organization established to provide publishers, creators, and consumers with opt-in, flexible ways to understand the authenticity and provenance across various media types, released version 1.0 of its technical specification for digital provenance. This specification, C2PA says, “is the first of its kind and empowers content creators and editors worldwide to […]

Coalition Begins Work On Creating Algorithms To Detect Fake Videos

The Coalition for Content Provenance and Authenticity (C2PA), a Joint Development Foundation project established to scale trust in online content, has released a draft of its content provenance specifications for community review and feedback. Driven by a commitment to tackle online disinformation, the C2PA’s technical specifications are designed to be an open standard that will allow publishers, creators and consumers to trace […]