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The latest in Facebook's dragnet: Propaganda from Russian military intelligence

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

Operations from Iran, Malaysia and Vietnam also were identified by the social media company's researchers.

Kuwait's state news agency says hackers breached its Twitter

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

The message appeared during a particularly fraught geopolitical moment in the Persian Gulf.

Pro-Soleimani messaging immediately floods Twitter following general's death in drone strike

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

One Twitter hashtag was mentioned 95,000 times in three days, after receiving zero attention in the prior month.

Twitter removes nearly 6,000 accounts spreading Saudi-backed propaganda

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

Many of the tweets spouting anti-Qatar and anti-Iranian messaging, often in Arabic.

UAE, Egypt, Nigeria cited as sources of latest information operations blocked by Facebook

by Jeff Stone • 6 months ago

The action follows an independent BuzzFeed investigation.

Sen. Warner says hacking, disinformation are the future of war, and urges the U.S. to keep up

by Shannon Vavra • 6 months ago

Sen. Mark Warner says the world has entered a new phase of nation-state conflict in which cyberwarfare and information warfare are the primary means through which countries assert their power on the world stage.

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