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US seizes more domains with ties to suspected Iranian influence campaign

by Joe Warminsky • 12 months 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 • 1 year 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 • 1 year 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 • 1 year 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 • 1 year ago

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

Sweeping Russian disinformation effort relied on blog posts, social media to target Kremlin rivals

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

Whether Operation Secondary Infektion had a strong influence remains unclear.