Tags 2016 in review

Facebook gets fined £500,000 by U.K. for Cambridge Analytica ordeal

by Zaid Shoorbajee

It's first official financial consequence of the scandal.

2016: Cybersecurity becomes a political nightmare for D.C.

by Chris Bing

Washington’s attitude towards cybersecurity has drastically changed over the last 12 months. In 2016, Capitol Hill’s understanding and framing of the issue evolved as major political organizations, businesses and prominent individuals were hurt by cybercrime. Whether this conglomeration of recent events will serve as a watershed moment remains unclear. Undoubtedly though, 2016 was historic.