Why is the government trying to undermine its anti-terror programme? | Sadakat Kadri

Why is the government trying to undermine its anti-terror programme? | Sadakat Kadri
Appointing a man with notorious hard-right views to head its Prevent review will alienate those it’s meant to supportTerrorism ain’t what it used to be. Not precisely, anyway. Instead of suicidal jihadists, it’s white supremacists and neo-Nazis who are making the running. Over the last three years, Europol, the FBI and MI5 have all said that far-right terror plots are multiplying faster than Islamist ones.The shift complicates an already challenging set of riddles. Government eWhether it’s the CIA or Facebook, lawyer and activist Cori Crider is never one to shy away from a fightIn July 2019, Cori Crider, a lawyer, investigator and activist, was introduced to a former Facebook employee whose work monitoring graphic content on the world’s largest social media platform had left deep psychological scars. As the moderator described the fallout of spending each day watching gruesome footage, Crider was first struck by the depth of their pain, and then by a creepUSA Third Most Affected by Stalkerware New research by cybersecurity company Kaspersky has found that Russia, Brazil, and the United States of America were the countries most affected by stalkerware last year. A new report, "The State of Stalkerware 2020," that was released today found that 53,870 Kaspersky users were affected globally by malicious surveillance software in 2020.Russia had the most affected users for the second year running, with 12,389 victims. With 6,523 vicAtos Acquires Two Cybersecurity CompaniesFrench multinational information technology services and consulting company Atos has completed the acquisition of two cybersecurity companies. On February 24, the self-styled decarbonization services and products pioneer announced the successful acquisition of Motiv ICT Security. Founded in 1998, Motiv is the largest independent Managed Security Services (MSS) provider in the Netherlands.In a statement released Wednesday, Atos said thaFBI Investigating Michigan School District HackThe Federal Bureau of Investigation and Michigan State Police are i ..