Senator Feinstein Calls for Transparency on Russian Election Interference

At a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Election Security this week. Senator Diane Feinstein said “America is the victim and America has to know what’s wrong. And if there are states that have been attacked, America should know that.” In a Freedom of Information Act…

Hacking attempts from 15 different countries in Russian elections

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Montenegro “Especially Vulnerable to Russian Cyber Attacks”

… election day during that vote. “Attacks with a political background … activity of such attacks or attempts to attack a certain state … short of officially pinning the attacks on Russian sources. But … them to APT28, a Russian hacker group also known as…

The Latest: Russia election website reports hacking attempt

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US imposes sanctions on Russia for election meddling, cyber attacks

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U.S. hits Russians with sanctions for election meddling, cyber attacks

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FEC Proposes Regulation of Internet Political Ads

Today the Federal Election Commission voted unanimously, at a public meeting, to publish a proposed rule concerning transparency requirements for online political ads. The FEC noted EPIC’s comments—arguing that internet companies should be held to the same standard as broadcast companies—in its proposal. The FEC…

The head of a commission to protect US elections from cyber attacks has been removed by Paul Ryan

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