Facebook Page’s Removal Angers Washington Protest Organisers

Facebook stunned and angered organisers of a protest against white supremacists when it disabled their Washington event’s page this week, saying it and others had been created by “bad actors” misusing the social media platform. The company said the page – one of 32 pages or accounts it removed Tuesday from Facebook and Instagram – violated […]

Winter Olympics: Games Organisers Confirm Cyber-Attack, Won’t Reveal Source

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics organisers confirmed on Sunday that the Games had fallen victim to a cyber-attack during Friday’s opening ceremony, but they refused to reveal the source. The Games’ systems, including the Internet and television services, were affected by the hack two days ago but organisers said it had not compromised any critical part of […]