Twitter: 677,000+ US users followed, liked, or retweeted fake Russian accounts during 2016 election

Map. History of Cyberwar conflict

21 August 2018
Trump says he doesn't know why his longtime attorney paid $130K to Stormy Daniels right before the election
Twitter says it has suspended additional 1,062 accounts associated with Russia's Internet Research Agency in review of 2016 election
Twitter: 677,000+ US users followed, liked, or retweeted fake Russian accounts during 2016 election
Russian trolls pushing #releasethememo hashtag
Facebook to prioritize 'trustworthy' news sources
The time of fast moving, disrupting companies such as Facebook, Amazon or Google growing without supervision and control comes to an end. [] The digital Wild West is over – Commissioner @VeraJourova on EU efforts against online hate speech
EU Commissioner @VeraJourova says Facebook almost doubled the staff that deals with online HateSpeech (now about 7500 employees) since last year
EU Commissioner @VeraJourova says she wants to make the internet "a place where European laws and values are respected." I'd call that a long shot
7 month ago
Russia immediately uses two school attacks to crack down on social media groups that could encourage teens to commit "anti-social acts"
In the Odesa region, the SBU detained an anti-Ukrainian Internet agitator
Twitter users report service outage across Europe7 month ago
Twitter users report service outage across Europe
Researchers say a major hacking operation tied to Lebanon's main intelligence agency has been revealed after careless spies left hundreds of gigabytes of stolen data exposed to the open internet.
7 month ago
Facebook to look again for evidence of Russian meddling in Brexit
Twitter may notify users exposed to Russian propaganda during 2016 election
YouTube pulls ads from more channels over offensive content
Five international companies and organisations told the Financial Times that access to the global internet from their Chinese offices has been disrupted in recent months
EU names China and Russia as top hackers
7 month ago
South Korean bitcoin attacks 'made by same North Korean hackers that hit Sony'
7 month ago
Kaspersky finds an advanced piece of Android malware in the wild, with targets in Italy. Forbes sources say Negg, a lawful intercept company, has filled a void with Italian investigators after Hacking Team
FCC statement on investigation into false emergency alert: It appears that the government of Hawaii did not have reasonable safeguards or process controls in place to prevent the transmission of a false alert.7 month ago
FCC statement on investigation into false emergency alert: "It appears that the government of Hawaii did not have reasonable safeguards or process controls in place to prevent the transmission of a false alert."
ISNA: at the order of President Rouhani the temporary ban of Telegram is lifted.
Iranian media report that the popular messaging app Telegram has been unblocked. Telegram was filtered following Iranprotests.
Russian hackers caught targeting Senate emails ahead of 2018 midterms
7 month ago
Russian military was behind 'NotPetya' cyberattack in Ukraine, CIA concludes
A member of Iran's High Council Of Cyberspace: 5 messenger apps of Soroush, Wispi, Gap, iGap, and BisPhone will replace @telegram. It'll take years for us to compensate for the moral harm [caused by Telegram and Instagram].
Security Service of Ukraine exposed pro-Russian propagandist in Dnipro region
Nepal and China enter collaboration for the trans - border internet connection, Nepal to use Chinese broadband internet.
Facebook shares sink 5.4% on news feed overhaul
Cybersecurity firm says Russia-linked hackers are laying groundwork to spy on US Senate staff.
Authorities in China shut down Marriott website for a week after the US hotel giant mistakenly lists Tibet, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau as separate countries
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