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Over 770 million email addresses shared online in largest data breach in history

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A security researcher has blown the lid off the largest data breach in history as over 770 million emails and 21 million unique passwords have been exposed, eclipsing the Equifax and Yahoo hacks by a significant margin. The breach is being dubbed ‘Collection #1’ and contains a raw data set of email addresses and passwords Read More

U.S. charges hacker, traders for infiltrating SEC database

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FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission logo adorns an office door at the SEC headquarters in Washington, June 24, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo (Reuters) – A Ukrainian computer hacker and several others were charged by U.S. authorities on Tuesday over their alleged roles in a scheme to trade on nonpublic corporate earnings news Read More

Integrity Initiative’s anti-Russia crusaders spread ‘the very definition of propaganda’

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The UK government-funded Integrity Initiative insists its sole aim is to combat disinformation, but new leaks show that the group is actually in the propaganda business, journalist Ben Swann told RT’s Watching the Hawks. Scotland-based Integrity Initiative (II) enlists “clusters” of individuals working in entertainment, politics, media and academics to “push out” the “same anti-Russia Read More

‘America must rebuild understanding of Russia’: How Integrity Initiative drafted US for new Cold War

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Shortly after Donald Trump’s election, the UK-funded covert influence group proposed opening a new office in the US to train “younger generation of Russia watchers” and “strengthen” American role in countering Moscow, leaks show. The latest tranche of documents, anonymously uploaded online last week, include an outline for “developing a US arm of Integrity Read More

Use Hollywood films to counter China & Russia: Integrity Initiative psyop plan exposed in new leaks

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UK-backed covert influence network apparently planned to use its connections to ensure Hollywood and foreign-language films put out a pro-Western message and sought to influence awards like the Oscars and Baftas, show leaked docs. “We need to refocus and reenergize ‘Western’ entertainment to combat increasing authoritarianism and illiberal tendencies worldwide, how to go about doing Read More

Marriott cuts estimate on size of massive Starwood hack

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FILE PHOTO: Logo of Marriott hotel is seen in Vienna, Austria April 9, 2018. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader NEW YORK (Reuters) – Marriott International Inc (MAR.O) said on Friday that fewer than 383 million customer records were stolen in a massive cyber attack disclosed last month, down from its initial estimate that up to 500 million guests Read More

Swiss-Spanish ‘instructor’ arrested in IS-inspired slaughter of Scandinavian tourists in Morocco

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Moroccan authorities have detained a dual Swiss-Spanish national in connection with the brutal murder of two Scandinavian tourists. The suspect, authorities believe, was a local terrorist recruiter. The man, whose name was not released to the public, was arrested in the city of Marrakech on Saturday, over his alleged links to a group of men Read More