Congress seeks transparent online political spending with Honest Ads Act
“We understand that election security is national security” - Senator Amy Klobuchar.
Facebook and Google reportedly helped set up anti-Muslim election ads (updated)
The ads targeted voters in Nevada and North Carolina.
Digital rights groups speak out against EU plan to scan online content
A proposed rule would require websites to filter uploaded material for copyright violations.
Google Advanced Protection is for high-profile hacking targets
It's hoping to prevent future election and celebrity hacks.
Facebook trying to find employees with national security clearance
The idea is to spot potential threats on the platform before they happen.
Iran blamed for cyberattack on UK parliament
China and Russia don't have a lock on state-sponsored hacks.
Fear of the US government led me to censor myself on Twitter
I don't recognize myself on social media anymore.
Facebook plans to fix ad system before 2018 US midterm elections
It’s a response to Russian ad buys that may have influenced the 2016 outcome.