Cybersecurity

Why Was Twitter Down?

Thursday afternoon, a cryptic error message greeted Twitter users. It simply said, "Something is technically wrong." According to DownDetector.com, reports of problems at Twitter started...

A Mysterious Computer Server May Hold the Key to Unraveling Whether There Was ‘Collusion’ Between Trump and Russia

Whether the Trump server‘s connection with a Russian bank was a fantastically unlikely coincidence or a smoking gun for so-called-collusion remains, for now at least, an open question. But, the odds are good that the Special Counsel Mueller already knows the answer.

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