University of Washington researchers have shown just how cheaply spies can exploit ad networks for fine-grained, individualized surveillance.
“…it takes all the running you can do to keep in the same place. ” –The Red Queen, Alice in Wonderland
On Friday, FBI Director Christopher Wray delivered a speech at the Heritage Foundation concerning FISA Section 702. The following is his speech as delivered:
One of the many remarkable things about 2017 is that American journalists no longer have the Irish Republican Army in mind when writing “IRA,” which is now used most often to mean Russia’s Internet Research Agency — the “troll factory” responsible for buying ads on social media and polluting American online news discussion in an apparent effort to destabilize U.S. democracy. On October 15, the Russian independent news network Dozhd published the latest development in this ongoing story: an interview with a man who allegedly worked for the IRA from 2014-2015. Meduza summarizes that interview here.
Artificial intelligence researchers want to teach computers to make moral choices based on millions of human survey responses.
Source: What would the average human do?