In the way it undercuts trust, fake news is a form of cyberattack. Governments must work to stop it.
Fake news — we’ve all heard about it, but sometimes we struggle to grasp the extent of its impact.
With more people moving online and social media becoming the go-to news source, and with a good chunk of what is put on social media being fake, the reader must determine whether information is true or not. When people believe everything they read, the world becomes an unpredictable place.