The DOJ, FBI, SEC, and FTC Are All Now Investigating Facebook's Role in Cambridge Analytica Scandal

The DOJ, FBI, SEC, and FTC Are All Now Investigating Facebook's Role in Cambridge Analytica Scandal

Photo: AP The federal investigation into Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica data-sharing scandal—during which prior variations of Facebook’s promoting API allowed the shady election knowledge agency to accomplice with an app to reap knowledge on at least 87 million users with out their consent—has expanded to incorporate a multi-agency inquiry into the social community’s knowledge practices. Per […]

Zuckerberg doesn’t rule out that Facebook’s app audit could take ‘years’

U.S. businesses widen investigation into what Facebook knew about Cambridge Analytica

Nearly 4 months after the revelation that Facebook did not cease information analytics agency Cambridge Analytica from using improperly obtained information of up to 87 million Facebook users, U.S. businesses have remained quiet as to what punishment the corporate will face, if any. Now, a new report from the Washington Post provides extra element into what […]

FBI Warns of 'Alarming' Increase in In-Flight Sexual Assaults

FBI Warns of 'Alarming' Increase in In-Flight Sexual Assaults

Planes on the tarmac at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago in 2018.Photo: Kiichiro Sato (AP) Reports of in-flight sexual assaults dedicated by passengers towards passengers are going up by double-digit margins, in response to federal crime statistics, and it’s unclear why. Investigating alleged sexual assaults on airplanes falls underneath the jurisdiction of the FBI. Per […]

FBI Recovered 731 Pages of Messages and Calls From Michael Cohen's BlackBerry

FBI Recovered 731 Pages of Messages and Calls From Michael Cohen's BlackBerry

Photo: Getty The FBI simply acquired its arms on an entire lot of Michael Cohen’s encrypted communications. In a letter submitted Friday, the United States Attorney’s Office revealed that it obtained a treasure trove of messages and name logs from a BlackBerry that belonged to President Donald Trump’s private legal professional. According to the letter, […]

FBI Dir. Wray on Trump's FBI attacks: I'll only comment on 'opinions that matter'

FBI Dir. Wray on Trump's FBI assaults: I'll solely touch upon 'opinions that matter'

🔥😲 Christopher Wray, the pinnacle of the Federal Bureau of Investigations, spoke publicly concerning the findings of the just-concluded investigation into–among different things–James Comey’s 11th-hour actions across the Clinton electronic mail investigation, and their impact on the 2016 U.S. Presidential elections. “We accept the watchdog’s findings,” stated Wray. They’re launching an inside assessment of how […]

Apple will disable iPhone Lightning ports after an hour, closing device cracking loophole

Apple will disable iPhone Lightning ports after an hour, closing gadget cracking loophole

(Reuters) — Apple stated on Wednesday it is going to change its iPhone settings to undercut the preferred means for regulation enforcement to interrupt into the gadgets. The firm informed Reuters it was aiming to guard all prospects, particularly in international locations the place telephones are readily obtained by police or by criminals with in […]

Fired FBI Official Discovers Former Employer Sucks at Transparency

Fired FBI Official Discovers Former Employer Sucks at Transparency

Former FBI Director Andrew McCabe pauses throughout a Senate Intelligence Committee listening to on June 7, 2017Photo: AP After being fired by the lawyer basic in March, a former high FBI official requested data from the bureau citing the federal freedom of data regulation. However, he was fast to find that the company he led […]

US Hits 'WannaCry Hero' With More Malware Charges

US Hits 'WannaCry Hero' With More Malware Charges

Photo: AP Federal prosecutors charged safety researcher Marcus Hutchins—higher recognized by his on-line deal with MalwareTech—with four new charges accusing him of making and selling malware used to steal monetary info. Hutchins, acknowledged because the individual answerable for stopping the unfold of the WannaCry ransomware assault, referred to as the costs “bullshit.” The new costs, […]

'WannaCry hero' faces extra federal malware costs

The researcher, often known as MalwareTech, is now dealing with ten costs following a revised grand jury indictment within the Eastern District of Wisconsin. After it was filed, Hutchins requested his Twitter followers to contemplate donating to help with legal fees and referred to as the costs “bullshit.” One of his attorneys stated the brand […]