Global far-right effort to influence Brexit unearthed by researchers

Researchers have found evidence of far-right Twitter accounts using suspicious means such as bots to amplify pro-Brexit content, with a “significant” number originating from outside of the UK. Finnish cybersecurity firm F-Secure analysed 24 million tweets from 1.65 million accounts that contained the word ‘Brexit’ between 4 December 2018 and 13 February 13 2019. They … Continue reading SumUp beats the fintech downturn with €590m funding round