Tags Amnesty International

Uzbekistan surveillance campaign leverages new spyware against human rights activists

by Shannon Vavra • 4 weeks ago

Amnesty International says it's a "worrying" escalation in the intrusive surveillance of vulnerable groups.

Amnesty suit asking Israel to revoke NSO Group's license heads to court

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

The Israeli government previously asked a court to dismiss the suit.

NSO Group's Pegasus spyware detected in attacks against Moroccan journalist, activist

by Jeff Stone • 6 months ago

Similar spyware attacks have been detected against critics of the Mexican and Saudi governments.

Rights groups probe investments in NSO Group’s private equity firm

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

Pension funds on both sides of the Atlantic are playing an unexpected role in the standoff between NSO Group and digital rights groups.

Human rights groups to ask Israeli court to revoke NSO Group’s export license

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

The escalating confrontation with NSO Group comes after the company’s Pegasus spyware was reportedly used to track an Amnesty researcher.

Hackers target 'hundreds' of Middle East activists with fake login pages, 2FA bypass schemes

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 year ago

The phishing methods are not new, but point to an effort to automate them at scale to target human rights activists, journalists and others.

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