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Iranian spies tried hacking US military personnel by posing as job recruiters on Facebook

by Tim Starks • 1 week ago

Facebook said it took down the campaign from the hackers known as Tortoiseshell.

Spanish-language misinformation about vaccines is evading Facebook's moderators

by Tonya Riley • 1 month ago

Spanish language posts boasting false claims that the covid-19 vaccine causes magnetism are avoiding fact-checkers at a higher rate than English language posts.

Possible Chinese hackers pose as UN, human rights group to eavesdrop on beleaguered Uyghur population

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

It's just the newest digital woe for the Turkic-speaking ethnic group.

Misinformation on Israel-Gaza violence prompts Facebook 24-hour tracking program

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

The death toll continues to rise.

Facebook is observing a 'steady growth' in disinformation-for-hire services

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

It's an issue that makes it harder for researchers to track malicious campaigns.

Russian agent accused of interfering in US elections is back meddling online, Facebook says

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

Andriy Derkach is tied to a new influence campaign.