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Network of hyperlocal Russian Telegram channels spew disinformation in occupied Ukraine

by Suzanne Smalley • 2 days ago

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

US seizes more domains with ties to suspected Iranian influence campaign

by Joe Warminsky • 2 years ago

Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps unlawfully used the domains in operations to "covertly influence" opinions in the U.S. and elsewhere, says the Department of Justice.

Why social media disinformation represents such a security threat

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

Media literacy could be the key to fending off the next generation of information operations.

Chinese accounts blast Trump, with help from AI-generated pictures

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

The same campaign previously criticized pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong.

Anti-NATO disinformation effort uses coronavirus to poke political tensions

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

A new report from FireEye does not attribute the effort to the Russian government, though the motives are consistent.

UK 'almost certain' that 2019 election was target of Russian disinformation operation

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

The statement from the Secretary of State did not name the Russian government specifically.