Parler will be deplatformed from AWS at 11:59 pm Pacific time on Sunday for what Amazon told it was repeated examples of violent rhetoric and incitement. Amazon told Parler that it flagged 98 examples of this type of content and that it will no longer host Parler's website
Apple suspends Parler from the App Store indefinitely. "Parler has not taken adequate measures to address the proliferation of these threats to people's safety," Apple said in a statement Saturday
Hong Kong telcos appear to be blocking a website that doxes police, a first indication of China style internet controls hitting the city. HK police said they have the power to pull platforms/posts that threaten national security
9 month ago
Google suspending Parler from the Google Play store
9 month ago
Parler is down
Reddit bans subreddit group "r/DonaldTrump"
@Discord says it has banned server The Donald, which was connected to TheDonald dot Win and the Donald subreddit. Made decision "due to its overt connection to an online forum used to incite violence and plan an armed insurrection," spox says
Twitter: After close review of recent Tweets from the @realDonaldTrump account and the context around them we have permanently suspended the account due to the risk of further incitement of violence
Apple has given Parler a 24 hour ultimatum to implement a moderation plan or it's getting kicked from the app store
9 month ago
Elijah Schaffer banned from FB and IG. WalkAway movement page also banned
The account of @realDonaldTrump will be locked for 12 hours following the removal of these Tweets. If the Tweets are not removed, the account will remain locked. Future violations of the Twitter Rules, including our Civic Integrity or Violent Threats policies, will result in permanent suspension of the @realDonaldTrump account.
9 month ago
From @TheJusticeDept on SolarWindsHack
The commander of the Quds Force threatens cyber attacks on America in response to the killing of Soleimani
The Romanian government is expected to task the Minister of Finance with making operational the European Cybersecurity Competence Centre, a new EU body that will be hosted in Bucharest.
US "must take aggressive action against those who develop or control Chinese connected software applications to protect our national security," says @POTUS in executive order
9 month ago
Here's the #SolarWindsHack joint statement
@CISAgov @ODNIgov @NSAGov say all signs still point to Russia in #SolarWindsHack. The actor "likely Russian in origin, is responsible for most or all of the recently discovered, ongoing cyber compromises of both government & non-governmental networks" per statement
Israeli firms thwart '$100m cyberattack' by China-linked hackers The hacker group is moving from cyberespionage to ransomware and targeting the world's largest online gaming firms, researchers say
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange cannot be extradited from the UK to the US because of mental health concerns, court rules
10 month ago
An internet outage on state-run internet operator ABA CANTV and Movilnet has impacted multiple states of Venezuela as of 11:00 a.m. local time; national connectivity now at 66% of ordinary levels; incident ongoing
O'Brien: We're doing a wide-ranging investigation into the recent cyberattacks, and it's clear that it was a sophisticated intelligence operation
The cyberattack against @coe came after the issue of a ruling severely condemning the government of Turkey for the detention of co-chair of the pro-Kurdish @HDPenglish MP @hdpdemirtas
The extension of military confrontation to cyberspace and outer space increases the risk of using nuclear weapons, said the Russian General Staff
"The Pentagon won't even brief us," adds @JoeBiden
Reply to questions now, @JoeBiden - on the cyberhack - says: "It is a grave risk and it continues. I see no evidence it's under control"
The US president-elect says the cyber hackers - which he says initial indications suggest the culprit is Russia - were carefully planning it from at least last year. He repeats his warning that the breach poses a "grave risk to national security"
Biden: United States has been exposed to the massive cyberattack, and it will not pass without a response
Biden: Cyber attacks are a threat to US national security
Administration of @realDonaldTrump need to cooperate fully with @Transition46, which they haven't been doing, about the cyberattack Russia is suspected of carrying out, says @JoeBiden
"Cyberattacks must be treated as a serious threat by our leaders at the highest level," says @JoeBiden. "This all happened on Donald Trump's watch when he wasn't watching