How years of privacy controversies finally caught up with Facebook

Facebook long had a knack for navigating privacy controversies related to its collection of user data. But the cost of its missteps finally caught up with Facebook this week, sending its stock down more than… Read More

Iran has laid groundwork for extensive cyberattacks on U.S., say officials

ASPEN, Colo. — Iranian hackers have laid the groundwork to carry out extensive cyberattacks on U.S. and European infrastructure and on private companies, and the U.S. is warning allies, hardening its defenses and weighing a… Read More

Ecuador’s new president might be ready to kick Julian Assange out of London embassy

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been living in the Ecuadorian embassy for six years, but the country’s new president is ready to evict. According to The Sunday Express, Foreign Office minister Sir Alan Duncan is… Read More

Twitter suspends Guccifer 2.0 and DCLeaks accounts after indictments

Twitter has suspended two accounts allegedly used by Russian intelligence officers to share information obtained in hacks. The Guccifer 2.0 and DCLeaks accounts were both suspended on Saturday, one day after special counsel Robert Mueller… Read More

Will Trump Be Meeting With His Counterpart — Or His Handler?

On June 14, 2016, the Washington Post reported that Russian hackers had broken into the Democratic National Committee’s files and gained access to its research on Donald Trump. A political world already numbed by Trump’s… Read More