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May 7, 2017 12:59 AM French cybersecurity agency to probe Macron hacking attack

Election campaign posters for French centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right candidate Marine Le Pen are displayed in front of the polling station where Marine Le Pen will vote in Henin Beaumont, northern France, Saturday, May 6, 2017. Photo Credit: AP PARIS - France's election campaign commission said Saturday "a significant amount 34

April 30, 2017 3:05 PM Macron’s startup-style campaign upends French expectations

POITIERS, France — Whether or not Emmanuel Macron wins the French presidency in next Sunday’s runoff, he has already accomplished the unthinkable. That’s thanks to an unorthodox, American-style grassroots campaign, which has harvested ideas from the left and the right, tossed them with a dose of startup culture and business school acumen and produced 38

April 26, 2017 2:56 PM Russia's Interference in the U.S. Election Was Just the Beginning

Democracies across the West are vulnerable to foreign influence—and some are under attack. Mike Conaway, the Republican who replaced Devin Nunes as head of the House Intelligence Committee’s investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. election, has described his mission simply: “I just want to find out what happened,” he’s said. The more urgent question 27

April 25, 2017 11:21 PM The Russians are using 'a new style of attack' against France's frontrunner candidate

Russia's President Vladimir Putin makes his annual New Year address to the nation in Moscow, Russia, December 31, 2016." in an attempt to trick members of Macron's campaign team into clicking on links that looked affiliated with his political party, En Marche. Martin said that when targeted by this kind of attack, known as "OAuth phishing 15

April 25, 2017 12:23 PM Cyberattack on French presidential front-runner bears Russian ‘fingerprints,’ research group says

PARIS — A security firm claimed Tuesday that new cyberattacks on the campaign offices of the front-runner in France's presidential race carried digital “fingerprints” similar to the suspected Russian hacking of the Democratic National Committee and others in the 2016 U.S. election. The report, by the Trend Micro research group, did not disclose the potential 5

April 11, 2017 3:26 AM Russian arrested in Spain as part of international cybercrime probe

Pyotr Levashov, aka Peter Severa, has been connected to botnots but officials deny U.S. election link U.S. authorities announced Monday they are working to dismantle a global computer network that sent hundreds of millions of spam emails worldwide each year. The Russian man alleged to be at the head of the scheme was arrested Friday in Spain. The U.S. Justice 4

April 10, 2017 11:52 PM U.S. Captures Russian Email Spammer Accused of Vast Network

Despite Russian news media reports to the contrary, American officials said Mr. Levashov played no role in attempts by Russian government hackers to meddle in the 2016 presidential election and, according to United States intelligence agencies, support the candidacy of Donald J. Trump. But as the Trump administration’s early hopes of a rapprochement 10

April 10, 2017 4:54 PM This Is The Russian Hacker Detained For Maybe Helping Hack The 2016 Campaign

Pyotor Levashov, known online as Peter Severa, was detained in Spain over the weekend. His wife says it’s because of his involvement with a “computer virus” linked to the election. SAN FRANCISCO — For years Pyotr Levashov, aka Peter Severa, was known to authorities as one of the world’s most prolific spam kingpins. Levashov, who lived in St. Petersburg 36

April 10, 2017 3:53 PM Russian arrested in Spain ‘over US election hacking’

Spanish police have arrested a Russian programmer for alleged involvement in “hacking” the US election, Spanish press reports have said. Pyotr Levashov, arrested on 7 April in Barcelona, has now been remanded in custody. A “legal source” also told the AFP news agency that Mr Levashov was the subject of an extradition request by the US. El Confidencial 7

April 4, 2017 1:47 PM The Trump-Xi Summit: Realistic Outcomes for 2 Dreamers

Xi Jinping assumed the top leadership of the Communist Party of China (CPC) in October 2012. Soon after, he took all the newly selected members of the Politburo Standing Committee to the National Museum of History and declared the China Dream of national rejuvenation. A few weeks later, Barack Obama was reelected as president of the United States and he vowed 66