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Suspected North Korean hackers set up fake company to target researchers, Google says

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

Their hacking has been exposed before, but they're not backing down.

Senator hammers Facebook, Instagram over COVID-19 misinformation

by Tim Starks • 4 weeks ago

Sen. Mark Warner says he is particularly disturbed about how Instagram's algorithm appears to be promoting vaccine misinfo.

State prosecutors push Facebook, Twitter to do more to slow virus misinformation

by Shannon Vavra • 4 weeks ago

Their piece by piece approach isn't enough, the attorneys general said.

Twitter hacker pleads guilty, sentenced to 3 years

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Prosecutors touted the plea deal as a chance for Graham Ivan Clark to mend his ways.

Twitter scrubs accounts tied to Russian, Iranian influence operations

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

Social media companies are still playing catchup to repeat offenders running influence operations.

Misinformation flooded Parler around Capitol insurrection, research finds

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

"Parler was a hotbed for misinformation publishers," the research found.