Review: ‘Zero Days’ Examines Cyberwarfare’s Potential Online Apocalypse

This Alex Gibney documentary describes the origin of Stuxnet, malware devised by Israel and the United States with grave implications for the future. With every seemingly miraculous advance comes the potential for its catastrophic misuse. If you’re inclined toward paranoia, Alex Gibney’s sobering documentary “Zero Days,” about the spread of malware, exposes a whole arena…

Google and Facebook Quietly Escalate Their Cyber-War on ISIS

The two tech giants have stepped up their fight using the same technology used to remove videos with copyrighted content. Silicon Valley has long struggled with how to police inappropriate or even criminal content. Earlier this year, Microsoft, Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter agreed to work with the European Union to identify and combat hate speech…