OpenAI Discloses a Bug that Exposed Sensitive Data of ChatGPT Users
The company has added redundant checks to library calls, examined logs to ensure that all messages are only available to the correct user, and improved logging to identify when such issues arise and confirm that they have been resolved. Whether the company will face market-based repercussions similar to its competitors remains to be seen. In February, Google’s rival Bard AI committed a costly public faux pas when it incorrectly assured Twitter that the James Webb Space Telescope was the first telescope to image an exoplanet. Similarly, CNET recently revealed that it had used generative AI to write financial explainer posts before laying off a significant portion of its editorial team.