January 4th 2019, By Ionut Ilascu
Google's reCAPTCHA system designed to separate bots from humans when signing up to web services has been defeated once more using Google's speech-to-text service to bypass the challenge.
To prevent automated systems from creating accounts with their services, most websites rely on CAPTCHA-like mechanisms. This method presents a challenge to prove the human condition of the subscriber.
Google's reCAPTCHA offers the visually impaired the possibility solve the challenge by listening to an audio message and typing in what they hear.