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The activity of bots is not limited to only Twitter.

Analysts and experts of the United States of America in the field of cyber security warned of increased activity of the Pro-Russian bots. On Friday, September 1, according to Bloomberg.

So, according to Laura Rosenberger, Director of the Alliance for the protection of democracy that is valid at the German Marshall Fund in Washington, bots prepare the field of battle and “sow the seeds of discord”. It does not exclude that they are already laying the Foundation for its activities in 2018-2020.

As reported by the senior officer for information security at the laboratory of digital forensic research at the Atlantic Council in Washington, Ben Nimmo, bots used to Russian propaganda, have become bolder .

In turn, the Nitin Agarwal, Professor of information Sciences at the University of Arkansas who is studying the use of social networks in the interests of pressure groups, said that the bots not only use Twitter. They started to spread to YouTube, and Instagram, and LinkedIn, as well as working in an interactive chat on a mobile applications available on Facebook.

We will remind, earlier it was reported that the US has created a bot that reports on the readiness of the coffee.