Operation Overload

Thank you for your cooperation

Operation Overload

Dear Participant,

CheckFirst and Reset are dedicated to investigating and exposing a recent disinformation campaign believed to be originating from Russia. Your organization’s input is vital in tracing the reach and impact of this campaign.

You may have received suspicious emails from anonymous sources, asking for verification of information related to post on X and Telegram. If you have such emails, your cooperation in sharing them would be immensely valuable.

Please fill out the form below and upload relevant files in ZIP or RAR format. Your contribution is significant in our efforts to combat disinformation. We assure you that your information will be handled with utmost confidentiality and professionalism.

File Upload Instructions:

  1. For Email Screenshots:
    • Capture clear screenshots of the entire email(s).
    • Ensure that important details like the sender’s address, date, and email content are visible.
  2. For Email Files:
    • If possible, export the email(s) directly from your email client. This could be in formats like .eml or .msg.
  3. Compressing Files:
    • Place all screenshots and/or email files into a single folder.
    • Compress this folder into a ZIP or RAR file.
  4. Upload:
    • Use the file uploader below to submit your ZIP or RAR file.

We understand the importance of privacy and are committed to ensuring the confidentiality and security of your personal information. The details you provide in this form, including your name, email, organization, and any uploaded files, will be used exclusively for the purpose of investigating the disinformation campaign.

Key Points of Our Privacy Commitment:

  • Confidential Handling: All information received will be handled with strict confidentiality. Access to this data is limited to authorized personnel involved in the investigation.
  • Secure Storage: Your data will be securely stored and protected against unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
  • Limited Use: The information you provide will only be used for the purpose of this specific investigation and not for any other purpose without your explicit consent.

We are dedicated to maintaining the trust and confidence of all individuals who contribute to this important initiative. If you have any questions or concerns about how your information will be used, please do not hesitate to contact us.

About us

Check First is a leading Finnish software and methodologies company, spearheading adversarial research techniques. We believe that everyone should be able to understand how and why content is presented to them. We advocate for online clarity and accountability, building solutions to attain this goal. Partnering with leading institutions, regulators, NGOs and educators, we aim at curbing the spread of disinformation and foreign influence manipulations.

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