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Microsoft, Hewlett Foundation preparing to launch nonprofit that calls out cyberattacks
Informally known as the "Cyber Peace Institute," the organization plans to act as a neutral arbiter that calls out bad behavior on the internet.
Estonia debuts first-ever cyber diplomacy training
Estonia hosted its first “summer school” for 80 diplomats who work on cyber issues from 26 NATO and EU countries last week as part of its efforts to get cyber diplomats up to speed on international norms and technical developments in cyberspace.
DNS hacks are attacks on critical infrastructure, senior U.S. diplomat says
Amb. Robert Strayer said if the recent spate of DNS hijackings are nation-state-baseds, they are no different than any other attacks on critical infrastructure.
UN report links North Korean hackers to theft of $571 million from cryptocurrency exchanges
The U.N. panel is increasingly taking note of North Korea's use of cyber operations to circumvent sanctions.
U.S. looks to restart talks on global cyber norms
The Trump administration is looking to restart talks on global cyber norms a year after they collapsed in acrimony.
Facebook bans Myanmar general as U.N. calls for independent investigation into Rohingya crisis
"The ethnic violence in Myanmar has been truly horrific," a Facebook blog read. "While we were too slow to act, we’re now making progress."