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Iran slams US sanctions over hacking scheme
Cambridge Analytica acting CEO says 'believed that the data had been obtained in line with Facebook's terms of service and data protection laws'
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Tumblr just a sent @broderick a bunch of blogs followed at some point that they've determined were linked to Russia's Internet Research Agency
In Ukraine, 165 books were banned: among them Dugin, Prilepin and ex-premier Azarov
U.S. Attorney Berman says alleged Iranian hacking campaign stole entire email inboxes from some victims, believes all 9 defendants are currently in Iran
Trump administration sanctions Iranian individuals and entity that U.S. says sought to hack U.S. Department of Labor, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, states of Hawaii and Indiana, the United Nations and the United Nation's Children's Fund
House committee sends formal invitation to Facebook CEO Zuckerberg to testify on user data - letter
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US sanctions nine Iranians with conducting massive cyber theft campaign on behalf of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps
US Department of Justice Accused 9 Iranian and Iranian hackers of electronic piracy for the Iranian Revolutionary Guards
US imposes sanctions on 10 Iranians, institute for hacking
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EU plans tougher consumer laws for Facebook, Gmail
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Guccifer 2.0 slipped up and revealed his real ip address. Turns out be an officer of GRU working out of the agency's HQ – attribution may be hard, but opsec is harder, it seems.
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The City of Atlanta's computer systems are experiencing a major cyberattack. A ransom note asks for Bitcoin payment FBI and DHS are assisting
Suspended Cambridge Analytica Chief Executive Alexander Nix has been recalled to the Commons Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee which claims there were "a number of inconsistencies" in evidence he gave to MPs last month
Britain's media parliamentary committee recalls suspended Cambridge Analytica CEO to give evidence over previous Facebook testimony
British Police say a suspicious package was found near the offices of Cambridge Analytica in central London. Building evacuated.
Israel opens investigation over Facebook amid Cambridge Analytics scandal
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Russian state TV says Trump "congratulated Putin on his convincing win in the American election"
Turkish parliament passes law imposing supervision of state watchdog RTUK over the internet, raising fears of further suppression of press freedom and freedom of speech
Facebook COO Sandberg says 'I deeply regret that we didn't do enough' on Cambridge Analytica
Facebook's Zuckerberg says Aleksandr Kogan's personality quiz app was installed by around 300,000 people who shared their data and some of their friends' data
Facebook's Zuckerberg says will conduct full audit of any app with 'suspicious activity,' will further restrict developer access to user data
Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg says the company has "made mistakes" over its protection of user data and outlined steps to improve its policies
Zuckerberg says Facebook will investigate all apps that had access to large amounts of data before 2014, when changes were made to reduce data access
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg shares update on Cambridge Analytica situation, says company 'made mistakes'
Russia leak angers Trump, frustrates chief of staff: sources
Cambridge Analytica story worked with Israeli hackers who stole emails from two current heads of state(Nigeria & prime minister of St Kitts.)
"It needs to be very clear that there are consequences when countries meddle in our affairs," says @DHSgov Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, agreeing with former DHS Secretary Johnson on the need for a US cyber doctrine
"We have a much clearer picture of the full extent of what the Russian government was doing" says former DHS Secretary Johnson, 2 years on "There could have been additional [US/DHS] efforts made, but I'm satisfied at the time this was a front burner item I was repeatedly making public statements"
Russia's Vladimir Putin himself directed cyber attacks on US in order to influence Election2016 "plain and simple," says former @DHSgov Secretary Jeh Johnson "The key question for our leaders at the national and state level is, what are we going to do about it"