Misinformation Has Created a New World Disorder

Our willingness to share content without thinking is exploited to spread disinformation

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Time for a Cyber-Attack Exception to the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act

Recently, a federal judge in New York dismissed the Democratic National Committee’s (DNC) civil lawsuit against Russia, Wikileaks, and others stemming from the 2016 cyber-attack on the DNC. While much of the media attention has focused on the judge’s decision that, under the First Amendment, Wikileaks and other “second-level participants” could not be held liable […]

Source: Time for a Cyber-Attack Exception to the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act

Trump Administration Asks Congress to Reauthorize N.S.A.’s Deactivated Call Records Program

The White House is seeking reauthorization of a law that lets the N.S.A. gain access to logs of Americans’ phone and text records — while acknowledging that the program has been indefinitely halted.

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How to give the military’s tactical information warriors a chance

When Jim Mattis stepped down as the Secretary of Defense, momentum for information operations slowed. Here’s how Pentagon leaders could accelerate it again.

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