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Navalny adviser urges vigilance after impersonation attempts of Kremlin foes

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

"It looks like not enough lessons have been drawn" from the phishing of Hillary Clinton's adviser in 2016, Leonid Volkov said.

Why social media disinformation represents such a security threat

by Jeff Stone • 12 months ago

Media literacy could be the key to fending off the next generation of information operations.

Ex-DHS officials urge department to double down on its cybersecurity work

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

A new bipartisan report suggests DHS cut ties with some of the “most partisan” aspects of its work, and redouble its cybersecurity efforts.

Suspected Russian operatives tried using forged diplomatic documents, social media to create divisions

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

New research follows similar findings first made public last year.

U.S. must increase defenses against Iranian information operations, report says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

Iranian bots and trolls are subtler than Russia's, according to researchers at the Atlantic Council.

The latest in Facebook's dragnet: Propaganda from Russian military intelligence

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

Operations from Iran, Malaysia and Vietnam also were identified by the social media company's researchers.