Misinformation or Disinformation?

Misinformation or Disinformation?

Disinformation is commonly defined as dissemination of explicitly false or misleading information; and misinformation as the communication of false information without intent to deceive, manipulate or otherwise obtain an outcome. Elsewhere, misinformation is used for the deliberate case, both inclusive and exclusive of the accidental case. Other researchers use malinformation…
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The Russians are Coming

Advanced Persistent Threat A Politico story today is reporting ‘Sustained and ongoing’ disinformation assault targets Dem presidential candidates. A wide-ranging disinformation campaign aimed at Democratic 2020 candidates is already underway on social media, with signs that foreign state actors are driving at least some of the activity. The main targets appear…
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