Reality Defender

Bringing deepfake detection to core industries to fight fraud, misinformation and other misuses of AI-generated content.

Investment Statement

Financing from the Partnership Fund supports the expansion of Reality Defender, whose technology serves as a critical line of defense against deepfakes that, with the advances in AI, are an increasing risk to the integrity of key industries in New York’s economy.


Rapid advancements in machine learning allow anyone to create highly realistic deepfakes that distort reality and jeopardize the integrity of core economic industries, including financial services, media, tech and government agencies. Reality Defender’s platform provides advanced deepfake detection and prevention across mediums, from audio and video to images and text.

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