Thousands of Twitter accounts have been amplifying pro-Turkish propaganda
It's the latest example of suspicious accounts tweeted in coordination with contentious geopolitical events.
Facebook shuts down ‘coordinated inauthentic behavior’ from Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE
“We’re taking down these pages, groups and accounts based on their behavior, not the content they posted,” Facebook’s head of cybersecurity policy said.
Spyware campaign targets Turkish dissidents, research shows
Another instance of FinFisher has been spotted in the wild by digital rights advocacy group Access Now.
ISPs inside Turkey and Egypt spread FinFisher spyware in massive espionage campaign
New research by human rights advocacy organization Citizen Lab shows how products made by two Western technology contractors facilitated nationwide surveillance in multiple developing countries under authoritarian rule.
Turkish hacker gets 8 years in $55M ATM milking scheme
The sentence, which also included a requirement that Ercan Findikoglu pay back the $55 million, was announced by Robert Capers, U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York.