Tags covid-19

Obama says he underestimated the threats posed by disinformation

by Suzanne Smalley • 2 months ago

Obama said the United States and other democracies helped disinformation flourish by growing complacent.

'Abundance of caution' pushes RSA Conference to June

by Tonya Riley • 5 months ago

The goal is to "bring the industry safely together in-person," organizers say, mindful of the omicron variant of COVID-19.

Meta scrubbed a fake scientist's account that spread bogus COVID-19 claims

by Tonya Riley • 6 months ago

Facebook removed 524 inauthentic Facebook accounts, 20 pages, four Groups and 86 Instagram accounts boosting the claims.

Industry group sounds alarm over 'Tardigrade' malware targeting biomanufacturing sector

by Tim Starks • 6 months ago

The malware shows a "significant level of autonomous decision-making ability."

Ransomware fueled record year for UK cyber response

by Tim Starks • 6 months ago

Attacks on health care were among the most predominant.

Suspected Chinese hackers masqueraded as Indian government to send COVID-19 phishing emails

by Tim Starks • 8 months ago

The group had a prolific 2020, and has stayed busy in 2021.