On Friday, FBI Director Christopher Wray delivered a speech at the Heritage Foundation concerning FISA Section 702. The following is his speech as delivered:
The program harvests and remixes real tweets to generate a convincing online environment for wargames large and small.
Michael Weiss argues that Putin’s influence operation on the US electorate, modeled after Soviet false flag operations, required a willing audience in America
A Times examination of Russian-linked Facebook pages used in the 2016 election found that much of the content was taken directly from videos and posts from Americans.
Traditional warfare has long used information and technology to gain a competitive advantage over opponents. The shift is that more of these activities are now occurring in a place visible to the public –– online –– and is now being directed at civilians.
Source: A Perpetual Conflict of Ideas?
Russia targeted U.S.
Russia used social media to influence the German election, too.