Tags information operations

U.S. intelligence community details destructive cyber capabilities, growing influence threats

by Shannon Vavra • 5 days ago

The Annual Threat Assessment definitively pegs SolarWinds to Russia.

US intelligence report warns of increased offensive cyber, disinformation around the world

by Shannon Vavra • 1 week ago

The National Intelligence Council weighs in.

Senator hammers Facebook, Instagram over COVID-19 misinformation

by Tim Starks • 3 weeks ago

Sen. Mark Warner says he is particularly disturbed about how Instagram's algorithm appears to be promoting vaccine misinfo.

State prosecutors push Facebook, Twitter to do more to slow virus misinformation

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

Their piece by piece approach isn't enough, the attorneys general said.

FBI alert warns of Russian, Chinese use of deepfake content

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

Influence operations are already using deepfakes and synthetic media.

Far-right misinformation on Facebook outranks real news

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

It's the only partisan tranche where real news was less engaging than misinformation.