Shining a Light on Federal Law Enforcement’s Use of Computer Hacking Tools

Privacy International, the ACLU, and the Buffalo School of Law filed a series of FOIA requests seeking records about the use of hacking tools by U.S. federal law enforcement agencies.

Source: Shining a Light on Federal Law Enforcement’s Use of Computer Hacking Tools

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Journalists Face Real Danger Amid Cries of Fake News

The threat to local journalists is a global crisis with long-lasting negative implications for the prospects of transparent and accountable governance and the struggle against ideologies that encourage political violence.

Source: Journalists Face Real Danger Amid Cries of Fake News

Lawmakers Demand Intelligence Community Release a Report on Deepfakes – Motherboard

Three representatives asked the Director of National Intelligence to create a report about how deepfakes could be used against the U.S. by hostile nations.

Source: Lawmakers Demand Intelligence Community Release a Report on Deepfakes – Motherboard

Trump Declassifying Page, Ohr Records Will Have Broader Effects | Just Security

Blanket declassification of information related to the Page FISA warrant and Ohr’s counterintelligence work will have significant consequences beyond the Russia investigation.

Source: Trump Declassifying Page, Ohr Records Will Have Broader Effects | Just Security

Integrated Posts Updates

It is about disrupting and holding accountable entrenched actors and conduct that have reared their ugly heads again and again over the years continuing to present.

The following have been updated and added to the integrated slides:

Posts:

Seattle Federal Corruption Slides Integrated:

Table of Contents and link in slide footers
Content Guide
Crossing the Line
B.C. Support, Coordination & Convergence
B.C. Hells Angels Targeted 2005-2018
D & D
False Narrative Management
Entanglements
Benefits
Publicly Propagated False Attributions
Escalations & Narrative Adjustments
Narrative Balancing Acts
Internal Justifications
Narrative Maintenance
Narrative Transformation Strategy
Current & Targeted Narratives

This post is the 6th addendum to (previous limited information 9 posts) and  integrated post for documentation and reference purposes. Information, context and statements were previously and contemporaneously documented and independently verifiable. Conclusions and assessments are self-evident or clearly marked and separately identified. Related efforts are not recent and have been ongoing for a significant period.

Platform Justice: Content Moderation at an Inflection Point – Lawfare

In a new paper in the Hoover Aegis series, we take stock of the changing regulatory environment around large technology platforms and examine both the positive potential and the dangers of

Source: Platform Justice: Content Moderation at an Inflection Point – Lawfare

IBM Used NYPD Surveillance Footage to Develop Technology That Lets Police Search by Skin Color

New York City served as IBM’s “primary testing area” for developing software that enables police to search surveillance video footage for skin color.

Source: IBM Used NYPD Surveillance Footage to Develop Technology That Lets Police Search by Skin Color