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Trump attacks, thanks "leakin' monster" Adam Schiff in one tweet

In Sunday morning tweet, President Trump called Rep. Adam Schiff — the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee — "the leakin' monster of no control," but thanked him for criticizing the Obama administration's lack of action to prevent foreign cyber attacks.

The context: Schiff said the previous administration should have set up a "more forceful deterrent" to cyberattacks after the 2014 Sony Hack. "I think that others around the world watched that and determined that cyber is a cost-free intervention," he said in an interview with NBC's Andrea Mitchell.

Update, second Trump tweet: "Now that Adam Schiff is starting to blame President Obama for Russian meddling in the election, he is probably doing so as yet another excuse that the Democrats, lead by their fearless leader, Crooked Hillary Clinton, lost the 2016 election. But wasn’t I a great candidate?"

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Zuckerberg admits Facebook "breach of trust"

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg walks wearing a t-shirt, with trees behind him
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Mark Zuckerberg weighed in on what he called the "Cambridge Analytica situation" today in a Facebook post, saying there was a "a breach of trust between Facebook and the people who share their data with us and expect us to protect it. We need to fix that."

Why it matters: Facebook has been under extraordinary pressure from lawmakers, regulators and Wall Street to respond to the issue.

Kia Kokalitcheva 8 hours ago
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Twitter's chief information security officer is leaving

The Twitter application is seen on an iPhone in this photo illustration on December 4, 2017. Photo: Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images

Michael Coates, Twitter's chief information security officer who joined in 2015, is leaving the company, as The Verge first reported and the company has confirmed to Axios.

Why it matters: Coates's departure comes just a couple of days after the NY Times reported that Facebook's security chief is on his way out later this year. But Coates appears to be leaving to start his own company.