departmentofjustice

  • Polling the Internet: Disinformation or Not?

    Polling the Internet: Disinformation or Not?

    This week, the New York Times reported that a tranche of classified material had leaked to the web. The documents, which were purported to involve the Pentagon and NATO’s military stratagems to assist the Ukrainians in their war with the Russians, were found on Twitter and the chat app Telegram.


  • Convicted Saudi Twitter Spy Sentenced to More Than Three Years in Prison

    Convicted Saudi Twitter Spy Sentenced to More Than Three Years in Prison

    While newly named Twitter CEO Elon Musk continues to explore new ways to flesh out leakers from companies, the U.S. government’s been busy closing out a court case against actual Twitter spies. Now, according to NBC, a former Twitter employee convicted of exposing dissidents’ personal information on behalf of the Saudi Royal family in exchange…