Everyone Wants to Crack Down on China—Except Silicon Valley

Two months before the presidential election, the US is bitterly divided—except about China. From both sides of the aisle, there are calls to disentangle the two countries’ high-tech economies. Democrats and Republicans use strikingly similar language to condemn China. There is bipartisan support for recent steps by the Trump administration, including tough controls on telecom…

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Hackers Target Porn Site Visitors Using Flash and Internet Explorer

As the presidential election looms, Microsoft said on Thursday that Russia’s military intelligence hackers, often called Fancy Bear or APT28, have targeted more than 200 organizations since September 2019, many of them election-adjacent. The revelation is the latest indication that nation-state hacking groups like Fancy Bear, which also sowed chaos during the 2016 US presidential…

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