Tags Social Media

Pro-Trump Twitter bots are now promoting WikiLeaks’ CIA dump

by FedScoop Staff • 2 weeks ago

Our sister publication CyberScoop details how about 32,000 unique Twitter accounts — more commonly known as “bots” — tweeted more than 170,000 times using the #Vault7 hashtag on March 8, the day the leaked information was made public.

‘Assault on fundamental rights’ to demand social media passwords at border, coalition says

by Samantha Ehlinger • 1 month ago

Mandating certain non-citizens give up their social media passwords as a condition of entry into the country would undermine their security and privacy, a group of tech and civil liberties organizations said Monday.

DHS may require U.S. visitors turn over social media, web history

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

"All of this is under development. But those are the kinds of things we’re looking at," DHS Secretary Kelly said of possibly requiring foreign visitors to disclose their social media and web history.

GSA eyes new collaboration tools for agencies

by Billy Mitchell • 3 months ago

The General Services Administration wants to hear about emerging email and collaboration tools industry is developing, and if there any better ways agencies across government can buy them.

How the Obama administration plans to transition its social media

by Samantha Ehlinger • 5 months ago

All presidential transitions come with a lengthy to-do list, but the Obama administration’s list has a new addition: social media.

Experts, tech companies skeptical of CBP proposal to collect social media info

by Samantha Ehlinger • 7 months ago

An association for several internet giants, and several other advocacy groups are not enthused by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection's proposal to ask people for their social media identifiers on some U.S. travel forms.

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