Earlier this month, as much of the world’s attention was elsewhere, the Chinese government announced [...]

Internet freedom has declined for the sixth consecutive year, with more governments than ever before [...]

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The perfect weapon: How Russian Cyber power invaded the U.S.

When Special Agent Adrian Hawkins of the Federal Bureau of Investigation called the Democratic National Committee in September 2015 to pass along some troubling news about its…

WikiLeaks figure says ‘disgusted’ Democrat leaked Clinton campaign emails

A WikiLeaks figure is claiming that he received leaked Clinton campaign emails from a “disgusted” Democratic whistleblower, while the White House continued to blame Russian hackers Wednesday…

Brief interview with The Shadow Brokers, the hackers selling NSA exploits

In August, a group calling themselves The Shadow Brokers publicly released a cache of NSA hacking tools, and promised to sell more. After a failed crowd-funding and…

Cyberwarfare

Obama shrugs off Russian hacking — until Donald Trump elected president

Foreign governments have launched numerous cyberattacks on the U.S. government and sensitive industrial sites, but Republicans say President Obama has not responded in a forceful way to…

White House suggests Putin was involved in US hacking

The Obama administration suggested Thursday that Russian President Vladimir Putin personally authorized the hacking of Democratic officials’ email accounts in the run-up to the presidential election and…

Are we ready for cyber war?

War isn’t a new thing. Nations have been fighting against each other for thousands and thousands of years, but the way wars are fought is quickly changing.…