The situation is developing rapidly, but here are the seven big takeaways from what we know so far
Jack Watling is an investigative journalist and PhD candidate. He is the former planning editor at NewsFixed, and has written for Reuters, the Guardian, Vice, Foreign Policy, and other publications.
Electoral fraud? No. But there are other ways Russia’s hackers and propaganda outlets are likely to meddle in the results of the presidential vote.
Instead of being astonished by the ease with which an Israeli firm’s software can hijack ‘secure’ devices, we need to put in place laws governing how all actors can use this personal data.
British experts say it’s impossible to prevent every cyberattack – but staff can be trained to notice more irregularities in the system.
A lack of transparency enables corrupt officials worldwide to continue in lucrative racketeering of state assets. A new initiative aims to establish set of global standards for defense governance.
To ensure that escalation remains an option and not an imperative in the world, Western resolve in the face of Russian aggression must be clear and credible.