Pakistan: Social media platforms blocked on internet browsers on most ISPs, still accessible via mobile applications
Twitter, Facebook and YouTube all blocked in Pakistan
Facebook has been shut down in Pakistan
1 month ago
Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority bans all TV channel temporarily because of worsening security situation amidst protests in Islamabad
1 month ago
Ukraine Cyber police warns about massive distribution of new ransomware Scarab
Pakistani Intelligence Authorities have published alert for Lahore Airport in response to threat of hijacking of International aircrafts. Security and screening measures have been raised from the standards
BuzzFeed has uncovered a new network of suspected Twitter propaganda accounts—sharing messages about Brexit, Trump, and Merkel—that have close connections to the Russian-linked bot accounts identified in Twitter’s evidence to Congress.
AP source: Flynn lawyers have stopped discussing Russia probe with Trump team
Intelligence and Security Committee has met today for the first time since the last election. Dominic Grieve re-appointed Chairman. ISC will consider investigating Russian activity against the UK
Moscow considers Google's plans to derank RT and Sputnik violation of #FreedomOfSpeech, censorship
Anti-Israel, pro-Assad, anti-Ukraine, pro-Brexit ‘Twitter bot’ suspended
"We have about 500 cyber attacks against @Nato networks on a monthly basis", says @NCIAgency's
Chinese artificial intelligence start-up SenseTime Group planning IPO and aims to open a research and development center in the U.S. as early as next year
NY Attorney General investigating Uber data breach
Facebook: "we will soon be creating a portal to enable people on Facebook to learn which of the Internet Research Agency [Russian trolls] Facebook Pages or Instagram accounts they may have liked or followed between January 2015 and August 2017"
Skype no longer available on Apple app store in China after government order
1 month ago
Poroshenko: with ex-mayor of New York Rudy Giuliani discussed countering Russian aggression and cooperation in cybersecurity
Bloomberg: Hackers stole the personal data of 57,000,000 customers and drivers from Uber, a massive breach that the company concealed for more than a year. The company paid hackers $100,000 to delete the data and keep the breach quiet.
Uber paid $100,000 to hackers to delete the information they stole and to keep the data breach quiet - Bloomberg
Uber concealed massive data breach in which personal information of 57 million people was stolen - Bloomberg
Apple removes several apps, including Skype, in China
Roskomnadzor working on retaliation measures against Google in case of unfriendly actions with regard to RT, Sputnik
EU negotiators agreed to end unjustified geoblocking, one of the EU priority files for 2017. Europeans will be able to shop online without being blocked or re-routed
Sputnik reports comments made by Google exec Eric Schmidt, indicating the company is working on algorithms to hide links from Russian government media agencies, including RT.
2 month ago
Sputnik is now in FARA, with very little information listed
E-Security Center detects cyberattack targeting Saudi Arabia using Power Shell software
Research reveals 400k tweets on Scottish independence have links to Russia.
Arab council bans Iran funded satellite channels. says threat to national security
Justice Department is ready to announce charges against at least one Iranian national in connection with the big hack of @HBO disclosed this past summer. Source said expect an announcement in coming days
Twitter suspends verified Pakistan Defense handle for faking Indian picture