Chris Krebs, director of Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, fired by President

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 16:16:33 +0000

On Tuesday evening, President Donald Trump fired Chris Krebs, director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA).

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The informed voter’s guide to election cyberthreats

Credit to Author: Jovi Umawing| Date: Fri, 11 Sep 2020 15:00:00 +0000

One of the most important elections in history will take place in less than two months. What election cyberthreats should voters be aware of to help ensure their vote counts?

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Update: Spain arrests accused Russian spammer at U.S. request

Credit to Author: Grant Gross| Date: Mon, 10 Apr 2017 08:02:00 -0700

A Russian man long connected with sending spam emails has been arrested and is being held in Spain, with a law enforcement source contradicting news reports saying he was involved with a computer virus linked to President Donald Trump’s recent election victory.

 

The arrest of Piotr Levashov at the Barcelona airport on Friday was not tied to Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election, said the source, who is close to the investigation. That contradicts news reports from Agence France-Presse (AFP) and other news outlets, which said Levashov’s wife, Maria Levachova, was told his arrest was connected to Trump’s election.

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