MADISON - Foreign actors are using social media to target Native American populations in an effort to create disruption and sow division ahead of the 2020 election, according to preliminary research from cyber reconnaissance company GroupSense.
Foreign actors seeking to sow divisions by targeting Native American populations, cyber intelligence firms says
With the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election coming up in just two months, cybersecurity concerns are taking center stage for average citizens and politicians. That said, the likelihood of election results being impacted by an attack are slim, security researchers say. The focus should be on other problem-plagued election infrastructure issues that are ripe for attack.
Using his social media megaphone, President Trump has pushed once-fringe beliefs into the consciousness of everyday Americans.
Kurtis Minder joined Security Guy TV for a quick discussion on election security for the upcoming 2020 election.
The strange realities of 2020 have perfectly played to the kind of fear QAnon thrives on, driving record online interest in the conspiracy theory.
The QAnon conspiracy is picking up steam abroad, particularly in Europe, where populist movements are on the rise.