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Microsoft says Iranian hackers targeted a 2020 presidential candidate

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Microsoft said it has found evidence that hackers associated with Iran have targeted a 2020 presidential candidate. The tech giant’s security and trust chief confirmed...

Voter manipulation on social media now a global problem, report finds

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New research by the Oxford Internet Institute has found that social media manipulation is getting worse, with rising numbers of governments and political parties...

Slack says it will comply with sanctions and block Iran-based activity,...

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Slack has apologized after it shut down the accounts of users who have visited Iran following a poorly executed effort at complying with U.S....

Chinese stocks plummet as Huawei CFO arrest raises trade fears

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A string of Chinese stocks fell hard on Thursday after the arrest of Huawei’s chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver deepened concerns over...

Huawei CFO arrested in Canada, awaits US extradition

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Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei, the world’s largest telecom equipment manufacturer and second-largest smartphone maker, has been arrested in Vancouver, Canada on suspicion she violated U.S....

Facebook takes down more ‘coordinated inauthentic behavior’ linked to Iran

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Facebook has removed 82 pages, groups and accounts for “coordinated inauthentic behavior” that originated out of Iran. The social networking giant discovered the “inauthentic behavior” late...

ZTE hit with 2-year ‘monitoring’ extension after breaking probation terms

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Embattled Chinese tech firm ZTE narrowly survived after the U.S. Department of Commerce hit it with a $1 billion fine and forced changes to...

Facebook and Twitter remove hundreds of accounts linked to Iranian and...

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Facebook has removed hundreds of accounts and pages for what it calls “coordinated inauthentic behavior,” generally networks of ostensibly independent outlets that were in...