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Russia's trolling tactics are getting more elaborate
The Russian-linked actors are trying to spread fake tweets tied to Marco Rubio and UK government officials.
Atlantic Council holding worldwide events to combat the rise of disinformation
The Atlantic Council is organizing a series of events and listening sessions next month where security experts can advise lawmakers on how to stifle influence efforts.
Why did Maria Butina want info on a phished civil rights group?
The Russian national took a keen interest in a D.C.-based organization's cybersecurity vulnerabilities soon after the group was hit by phishing attempts last year.
U.S. voting machines are easily hackable, DEF CON report says
A number of voting machines used in U.S. elections are easily hackable, a report from DEF CON, one of the world’s largest hacker conventions, found.
Why Twitter's bot problem is a looming security challenge
Last month's bot attack targeting think tanks and journalists is just the latest instance that calls the company's security practices into question.