Tags nathaniel gleicher

Why the US was so fast to blame Iran for voter intimidation emails in Florida

by Shannon Vavra, Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

Sometimes attribution takes years. Not this time.

How hackers took over Facebook accounts to steal $4 million, promote scams

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

“We anticipate more platform-specific malware to appear," Facebook researchers said.

Middle East-linked social media accounts impersonated U.S. candidates before 2018 elections

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

On Facebook, the suspicious activity involved reaching out to policymakers, reporters, academics, and dissidents.

Facebook takes down Russian-linked disinformation targeting Ukraine

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

Researchers tell CyberScoop that there is not enough information to pin this campaign on the Kremlin.

Facebook hires first ever head of cybersecurity policy

by Chris Bing • 3 years ago

The social media titan hired Nathaniel Gleicher, a former cybersecurity director in the White House during the Obama administration, to the position last month.