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It’s been an insane week—in the security world and beyond. As Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination hearings captivated the nation, the information war to sway public opinion raged, mirroring a real warzone.
In case you didn’t have time to follow everything else that happened, here’s a quick rundown. Though technically the news of Facebook’s massive breach broke last Friday, the repercussions were still being felt and figured out this week. But as the enormity of that internet-wide disaster settled in, an even more troubling report alleged that China-backed hackers had infiltrated the supply chain of major American tech companies, implanting spy chips into servers. We reported why such an unprecedented attack is a “scary big deal,” and one for which there is no easy fix.