Facebook says it removed tens of thousands of fake accounts in month before German election

Map. History of Cyberwar conflict

23 October 2018
1 year ago
A writer who became notorious for peddling "fake news" during the 2016 US election campaign has died at 38. Paul Horner was found dead in his bed in Laveen, Arizona, on 18 September, after a suspected drug overdose, officials said.
Mark Zuckerberg responds to Trump's tweets about Facebook bias1 year ago
Mark Zuckerberg responds to Trump's tweets about Facebook bias
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US senator says Russian trolls are exploiting the TakeAKnee and boycottNFL hashtags to heighten tensions.
The other main Catalan indy organisation, @omnium, says its website has now been shut down. Leader already telling TV3 there is another.1 year ago
The other main Catalan indy organisation, @omnium, says its website has now been shut down. Leader already telling TV3 there is another.
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Facebook says it removed tens of thousands of fake accounts in month before German election
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@marianorajoy "We need to improve coordination in intelligence cooperation and cybersecurity."
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“Their strategy is open..they’re doing what they say, so don’t be surprised" per Sweden's Nils Svartz re Russia propaganda
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With social media - “They might do their part of the job by ensuring that users are real individuals” per Czech Deputy Foreign Minister Durr
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“We cannot counter propaganda or disinformation with propaganda” per @NATO's Ildem “We need to strengthen the resilience of our societies”
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“Easy solution is to focus on debunking this information. This is something that NATO does” per @NATO Amb Tacan Ildem re Russia
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“It’s to divide us, to make us uncertain, to make us weak”-Sweden's Svartz, Director General, Civil Contingencies Agency
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“Stigmatize Russian trolls…bot farms” but "Do things that we can live with” per @AtlanticCouncil's Amb Fried
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[email protected]: transparency into shell companies necessary to fight future Russian active info measures
This ain't over folks. Russia doesn't even mind getting caught per @SenWhitehouse1 year ago
"This ain't over folks. Russia doesn't even mind getting caught" per @SenWhitehouse
Russia's main weapons: fake news and politicized corruption…for the sake of creating a political effect” per @SenWhitehouse at StratcomDC1 year ago
Russia's main weapons: fake news and politicized corruption…for the sake of creating a political effect” per @SenWhitehouse at StratcomDC
“What [Russia] propaganda is all about is disinformation, to get the people of Europe to believe you can’t believe anybody - @SenRonJohnson1 year ago
“What [Russia] propaganda is all about is disinformation, to get the people of Europe to believe you can’t believe anybody" - @SenRonJohnson
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Equifax CEO Richard Smith to retire amid data breach scandal
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The Civil Guard blocks more than 140 websites of Catalan Referendum supporters
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Washington Post: Russians used Facebook to try to exploit divisions over Black Lives Matter, Muslims during election
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LTG Nakasone: we can't take eye off Iran-can hit financial industry, can hack unclass networks, destructive attacks in Mid East #ISWSC17
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WH confirms to CNN Kushner used private email to occasionally correspond with admin officials, says "fewer than 100 emails" Jan-Aug
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Schiff on Facebook ads: Russian algorithms used to "amplify" wrong information during 2016 elections
btw17 : overnight traffic on Wahlbetrug (election fraud): 5,700 posts. 11% from just one account. 20% from top-10 accounts.1 year ago
#btw17 : overnight traffic on Wahlbetrug ("election fraud"): 5,700 posts. 11% from just one account. 20% from top-10 accounts.
Traffic on the hashtag WahlBetrug (i.e. election fraud) over the past week. Someone's building a narrative.1 year ago
Traffic on the hashtag WahlBetrug (i.e. "election fraud") over the past week. Someone's building a narrative.
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U.S. army probes fake evacuation orders sent to U.S. military, families in South Korea
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US government tells election officials in 21 states hackers targeted their systems in 2016 but most systems not breached.
Russian government cyber actors unsuccessfully attempted to hack 2016 election results in Wisconsin, DHS tells state officials1 year ago
"Russian government cyber actors" unsuccessfully attempted to hack 2016 election results in Wisconsin, DHS tells state officials
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Top NATO adviser says Morgan Freeman appears to have been targeted by "coordinated pro-Kremlin social-media attacks"
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Kremlin says has never placed adverts on facebook to influence US presidential election
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Mark Zuckerberg says his company will be doing 9 things to ensure "Facebook is a force for good in democracy."
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