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  • Russian lawmakers support tighter web controls

    Russian lawmakers backed tighter Internet controls on Tuesday to defend against foreign meddling in draft legislation that critics warn could disrupt Russia's Internet and be used to stifle dissent.

    Written by Reuters13 Feb. 19 09:10
  • Facebook removes hundreds of Russian accounts

    Facebook said on Thursday it had removed hundreds of Russia-initiated accounts, which it judged to be involved in coordinated inauthentic behavior on its platforms, including some linked to state-owned news agency Sputnik.

    Written by Reuters18 Jan. 19 09:34
  • New app warns Syrians of air strikes

    A Russian military aircraft thunders into the sky at 4.47 pm from Russia's air base at Hmeimim in western Syria, veering to the east.

    Written by Reuters16 Sept. 18 09:46
  • Govt sees red attributing last year's Cisco switch attacks

    ​The Australian government has blamed Russian state-sponsored actors for attacks on Cisco devices which targeted government and private-sector organisations, critical infrastructure providers, and the internet service providers last year.

    Written by George Nott17 April 18 09:57