Cyber Crime Headlines

U.S. spending bill to provide $380 million for election cyber security

A massive federal government spending bill unveiled on Wednesday includes $380 million to help safeguard U.S. voting systems from cyber attacks, in what would be Congress' first concrete steps to bolster election security since the 2016 presidential campaign was marred by allegations of Russian meddling.

Kenya's ruling party says hired firm linked to data breach

Kenya's ruling Jubilee party said on Tuesday it had paid for "branding" in the 2017 presidential election from SCL, affiliate of consultancy Cambridge Analytica, which is at the center of an election manipulation scandal involving Facebook.