Tags Amnesty International

Spies used Android malware to try collecting intelligence from a Togolese activist, Amnesty says

by Tonya Riley • 3 weeks ago

The group behind the attack may have ties to an Indian surveillance firm.

Hackers posed as Amnesty International, promising anti-spyware tool that actually collects passwords

by Tonya Riley • 4 weeks ago

It's unclear who is behind the scam.

UN experts join growing calls for moratorium on surveillance technology

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

The call follows mounting evidence of surveillance technology being used in human rights abuses.

Sweeping report details how NSO Group spyware leverages iOS software for surveillance

by Tonya Riley • 3 months ago

A new report reveals the extent of the spyware company's reach.

Amnesty sues NYPD, seeking details about facial recognition technology and arrest data

by Tonya Riley • 3 months ago

The records could shed light on how NYPD surveilled protestors during the Black Lives Matter protests last summer.

Vietnamese hackers spent years harassing human rights activists with spyware

by Shannon Vavra • 8 months ago

OceanLotus has a vast array of tools at its disposal to conduct espionage.