NCF-252 Cyberwar to Stop Election Hijacks and Misinformation
Misinformation; are you being manipulated? Host Chris Gorog talks with Theresa Payton, author of "Manipulated: Inside the Cyberwar to Hijack Elections," about the cyber world of misinformation and how those overseas benefit from spreading lies. In the modern age, information is so overstimulating that we often don't even check its validity but instead take it at face value. This lack of attention to reason becomes more dangerous than ever; once you realize that social media manipulators can take ad revenue from false issues and nonsensical online banter. Learn how to identify misinformation on this episode of New Cyber Frontier.