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Prompts are unfit for purpose and other links


Prompts are unsafe, and that means language models are not fit for purpose

Over on the newsletter, I wrote about how the insecurity and poor design of prompts mean that language models are not safe.

Prompts are wholly insecure. They are holding back every attempt at turning language models into safe and reliable tools. Language models are not fit for purpose and should not be integrated into public-facing products unless the industry finds a new way to control them.

The truth about the EU AI Act and foundation models, or why you should not rely on ChatGPT summaries for important texts

I recently also published a deep dive into what the EU AI Act means for language models.

Developers (not deployers) of foundation models need to register their models, with documentation, prior to making it available on the market or as a service.

The rest

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