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Spammers and scammers using U.S. election to turn profit online, Facebook says

22 Oct 2020

LONDON Fraudsters from Albania to Vietnam are posting about U.S. politics and the upcoming presidential election to build fake audiences, maximise clicks and make money online, Facebook Inc said on Wednesday.

UK's GCHQ spy chief: We must engage business to harness cyber talent for future

21 Oct 2020

LONDON The head of Britain's GCHQ eavesdropping agency said on Wednesday it was seeking to engage more with business to harness top cyber talent behind programmes to accelerate world-class technology.

CORRECTED-UK's GCHQ spy chief: We must broaden out and speed up to catch the future

21 Oct 2020

LONDON, Oct 21 The head of Britain's GCHQ eavesdropping agency said on Wednesday that the spy agency was seeking to engage more with business to harness top cyber talent behind programmes to accelerate world-class technology.

U.S., Britain call out Russian hacking spree, cyberattacks against Olympics

20 Oct 2020

LONDON/WASHINGTON Britain and the United States on Monday condemned what they said were a litany of malicious cyberattacks orchestrated by Russian military intelligence, including attempts to disrupt next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo. | Video

RPT-UPDATE 3-U.S., Britain call out Russian hacking spree, cyberattacks against Olympics

20 Oct 2020

LONDON/WASHINGTON, Oct 19 Britain and the United States on Monday condemned what they said were a litany of malicious cyberattacks orchestrated by Russian military intelligence, including attempts to disrupt next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

Britain says Russia on cyber offensive to sabotage Tokyo Olympics

19 Oct 2020

LONDON, Oct 19 Britain on Monday condemned what it said were attempts by Russian military intelligence to disrupt next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo with malicious cyberattacks.

Facebook, Twitter dismantle global array of disinformation networks

08 Oct 2020

LONDON/WASHINGTON Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc said on Thursday they had taken down more than a dozen disinformation networks used by political and state-backed groups in multiple countries to deceive users on their platforms.

Facebook, Twitter dismantle global array of disinformation networks

08 Oct 2020

LONDON/WASHINGTON Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc said on Thursday they had taken down more than a dozen disinformation networks used by political and state-backed groups in multiple countries to deceive users on their platforms.

Exclusive: Russian operation masqueraded as right-wing news site to target U.S. voters - sources

02 Oct 2020

LONDON The Russian group accused of meddling in the 2016 U.S. election has posed as an independent news outlet to target right-wing social media users ahead of this year's vote, two people familiar with an FBI probe into the activity told Reuters.

EXCLUSIVE-Russian operation masqueraded as right-wing news site to target U.S. voters -sources

01 Oct 2020

LONDON, Oct 1 The Russian group accused of meddling in the 2016 U.S. election has posed as an independent news outlet to target right-wing social media users ahead of this year's vote, two people familiar with an FBI probe into the activity told Reuters.

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