Tags influence operations

Network of hyperlocal Russian Telegram channels spew disinformation in occupied Ukraine

by Suzanne Smalley • 11 hours ago

Research published by a Ukrainian think tank shows a network of at least 88 local Telegram channels.

Mandiant: Belarusian disinformation operation pushes phony organ harvesting tale

by AJ Vicens • 5 days ago

The operation is just one of many information operations multiple nations have conducted in relation to Russia's war in Ukraine.

FSB's Fronton DDoS tool was actually designed for 'massive' fake info campaigns, researchers say

by AJ Vicens • 5 days ago

The analysis shows that what was thought of as a straightforward DDoS tool was so much more.

DHS halts Disinformation Governance Board amid strong backlash

by Suzanne Smalley • 5 days ago

Former government officials will lead a review of DHS's disinformation work and help Secretary Mayorkas determine how to continue.

Backlash to DHS Disinformation Governance Board grows, fueled in part by misinformation

by Suzanne Smalley • 3 weeks ago

The DHS rollout of the Disinformation Governance Board has been criticized for being too vague about the details of what the board will do.

Treasury Department sanctions alleged Russian cyber-espionage, disinformation sources

by Suzanne Smalley • 3 months ago

The Treasury Department sanctioned 26 Russia- and Ukraine-based individuals and seven entities.