By: Denise Simon | Founders Code
It is an additional definition of cyberwar…
Operatives at the behest of Moscow have never passed up the opportunity to exploit a crisis in the Western world. It has gone on for years, back to the days of the KGB, now known as the SVR.
Readers and researchers must validate the sources, all of them, and check them often. Big media has fallen victim as well and some make corrections while others don’t bother.
Even CNN has admitted as much –>
Washington (CNN)Online platforms directed by Russian intelligence are spreading disinformation about two of the coronavirus vaccines being used in the US, a State Department spokesperson confirmed to CNN on Sunday.
The agency’s Global Engagement Center identified three Russian outlets — News Front, New Eastern Outlook, and Oriental Review — that are spreading not only misinformation about the virus but also regarding “international organizations, military conflicts, protests; and any divisive issue that they can exploit,” according to the spokesperson.