CNET: Google rolls out free cyberattack shield for elections and campaigns

CNET: Google rolls out free cyberattack shield for elections and campaigns. “On Wednesday, Jigsaw announced that Project Shield, its free DDoS protection tool, would be available to political campaigns, candidates and political action committees. In the past, the tool — which protects websites from attacks by filtering the flood of traffic — had been available only for journalists, human rights advocates and, since last March, election monitors and human rights groups.”