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Beyond Trump, Twitter welcomes back purveyors of far-right disinformation

by Suzanne Smalley

Soon after allowing Trump's return to Twitter, Musk brought back other accounts that have promoted disinformation frequently in the past.

FBI director says he's 'extremely concerned' about China's ability to weaponize TikTok

by Suzanne Smalley

Christopher Wray said China could control TikTok's algorithm to support anti-American information operations, posing a serious risk.

To win the internet, the Pentagon's info ops need more humanity and a dash of absurdity

by Gavin Wilde

U.S. information operations should dispense with deception and obfuscation and embrace truth as well as the absurdity of meme culture.

Election disinformation fueled midterm conspiracies, but far behind 2020 levels, experts found

by Suzanne Smalley

Researchers found more than 40,000 tweets about tabulators in Maricopa County, Arizona, but disinformation didn't reach levels seen in 2020.

Online disinformation fuels violent threats against poll workers

by Suzanne Smalley

Election deniers are increasingly being radicalized on alternative sites which lack content moderation, experts say. They believe the disinformation could pose a physical security threat to election workers.

Insurance giant settles NotPetya lawsuit, signaling cyber insurance shakeup

by Suzanne Smalley

Cyber insurance have already started to find other ways to avoid covering losses related to cyberattacks linked to nation-state hackers.

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