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Max de Haldevang


A 2016 Congressional Candidate Asked For—and Received—Information Stolen by Russia

Robert Mueller's Friday indictment of 12 Russians who hacked for the military intelligence agency doesn't name the candidate.

Science & Tech

Ukraine is Ground Zero in a New Global Malware Attack

The quick infection of nearly 300,000 computers worldwide is reportedly due to two software exploits released in April by the hacking group called the Shadow Brokers.


Russia’s Meddling in the French Election Backfired Spectacularly

After the U.S. election, Russia’s mysterious psy-ops seemed formidable, but the French vote has made the Kremlin look crass rather than cunning.