Experts say Twitter breach troubling and undermines trust

World Jul 17, 2020

Experts say Twitter breach troubling and undermines trust

A breach in Twitter’s security that allowed hackers to break into the accounts of leaders and technology moguls is one of the worst attacks in recent years and may shake trust in a platform politicians and CEOs use to communicate with the public, experts ...

Amazon to ramp up counterfeit reporting to law enforcement

Business Jan 14, 2020

Amazon to ramp up counterfeit reporting to law enforcement

Amazon.com Inc is planning to give more data on counterfeit goods to law enforcement in a further crackdown on fakes listed on its e-commerce sites, a person familiar with the program told Reuters. The move comes as Amazon faces public scrutiny over how it polices ...

U.S. intelligence agencies distrust unpredictable Trump

World Dec 16, 2019

U.S. intelligence agencies distrust unpredictable Trump

by Didier Lauras

Donald Trump's relations with his own intelligence services have never been so fraught: The U.S. president doesn't listen to his spy chiefs, doesn't seem to rank his sources and makes snap decisions without giving them any warning. The two sides have clashed repeatedly, including in ...

FBI has contacted Ukraine whistleblower's lawyers in probe

World / Crime & Legal Nov 21, 2019

FBI has contacted Ukraine whistleblower's lawyers in probe

The FBI has contacted lawyers for the whistleblower whose complaint about President Donald Trump's July call with Ukraine's president helped kick-start the House impeachment inquiry. Initial contacts between the FBI and counsel for the whistleblower took place in October and have continued this month, according ...