Tags political campaigns

Twilio, a texting platform popular with political campaigns, reports breach

by Tonya Riley

The company says it became aware of the hack on Aug. 4 but it declined to say how many customers were affected by the incident.

Emotet hackers are using Democratic Party content in email scam

by Joe Warminsky

The hackers behind the banking trojan are using text taken directly from the Democratic National Committee's website.

Twitter bolsters security for political accounts as election looms

by Sean Lyngaas

It's an eleventh-hour move to safeguard high profile users as Election Day nears.

Twitter plans to remove false election tweets, setting up clash with Trump

by Jeff Stone

Tweets meant to undermine confidence in the electoral process will be flagged or removed.

Here’s what Pete Buttigieg’s campaign CISO is worried about

by Shannon Vavra

Mick Baccio may be the only member of Pete Buttigieg's campaign staff who isn't concerned with the crowded candidate field.

Russia's GRU propped up fake media personas, mostly failed at social media promotion after DNC hack

by Jeff Stone

The effort failed to prioritize obvious strategies that would have generated higher engagement.