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12.19.18
US Treasury sanctions Russians for hacking and election meddling
12.19.18

US Treasury sanctions Russians for hacking and election meddling

This includes election interference and anti-doping agency hacks.

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12.16.18
Senate report details Russia's online meddling in 2016 election
12.16.18

Senate report details Russia's online meddling in 2016 election

Internet companies' less-than-stellar data reporting didn't help matters.

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08.23.18
NSA leaker Reality Winner sentenced to 5 years in prison
08.23.18

NSA leaker Reality Winner sentenced to 5 years in prison

Prosecutors said the 63-month sentence was the longest ever for leaking classified info to media.

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07.14.18
Twitter bans Russia-linked accounts following indictments
07.14.18

Twitter bans Russia-linked accounts following indictments

It's also reviewing its policies on these accounts in the process.

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07.13.18
US indicts 12 Russian intel officers for hacking Democrats in 2016
07.13.18

US indicts 12 Russian intel officers for hacking Democrats in 2016

There's no indication their attempts influenced the presidential election.

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06.14.18
Comey used personal Gmail while FBI director, says federal watchdog
06.14.18

Comey used personal Gmail while FBI director, says federal watchdog

But his Gmails!

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04.09.18
Cambridge Analytica tries to shoot down Facebook data sharing claims
04.09.18

Cambridge Analytica tries to shoot down Facebook data sharing claims

Not surprisingly, there's some spin.

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03.26.18
Cambridge Analytica accused of violating US election laws
03.26.18

Cambridge Analytica accused of violating US election laws

Official complaints allege Cambridge illegally skewed key campaigns.

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03.08.18
US general says efforts to combat Russian meddling aren't going well
03.08.18

US general says efforts to combat Russian meddling aren't going well

The US has no unified approach to defend against a digital incursion, he said.

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