ActiveFence Research

Resources for Trust & Safety and online security professionals

Disinformation, Hate Speech
Sep 14, 2021

A Conspiracy Of Jihads

ActiveFence investigates Jihad conspiracy theories permeating Indian online society and causing real world consequences.

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Disinformation, Policy Guide, Trust and Safety
Sep 10, 2021

ActiveFence Policy Series: Health and Electoral Disinformation

In the third edition of the ActiveFence Policy Series, we take a look at the health and electoral disinformation policies of major tech companies and examine the core components.

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Disinformation
Aug 19, 2021

Hate Mail

ActiveFence investigates the abuse of newsletters by bad actors spreading hate speech and disinformation.

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Disinformation
Jan 21, 2021

Inside the US Capitol Riots

ActiveFence dives into the alternative social networks that contributed in the US Capitol Riots on January 6, 2021.

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Disinformation
Dec 22, 2020

COVID-19: Battling Virus & Disinformation

ActiveFence dives into the COVID-19 disinformation narratives being spread across social media.

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Disinformation
Nov 03, 2020

The Weaponization Of File Sharing Platforms

ActiveFence uncovers file-sharing platforms are utilized to spread disinformation.

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Disinformation
Oct 06, 2020

The Online Battlefield: Digital Warrior Tactics

ActiveFence studies how politically extremist groups use “free speech” networks to recruit new members and distribute fake news.

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Disinformation
Aug 23, 2020

QAnon: Moving into Mainstream

ActiveFence shares a glimpse into QAnon’s online behavior, evasion tactics, and cross-platform campaign coordination.

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