Disinformation Дезінформація (ua)

the intentional dissemination of information that is wholly or partly false (as opposed to Misinformation) verifiably false or misleading information created, presented and disseminated for economic gain or to intentionally deceive the public false, inaccurate, or misleading information designed, presented and promoted to intentionally cause public harm or for profit. One of the information influence techniques (see Influence Campaigns). Refers to inaccurate or manipulated information spread with an explicit intention to deceive and mislead its audience. Digital platforms have fundamentally changed the way disinformation operates. Flawed content may consist of various manipulated elements such as text, image, video and audio. Disinformation can be used to support false narratives, sow confusion, and discredit legitimate information, individuals and organizations. It includes: Fabrication, Manipulation, Misappropriation, Satire and Parody etc.