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Zero-click iPhone exploit, NSO Group spyware used to target Mideast journalists, Citizen Lab says
“The shift towards zero-click attacks by an industry and customers already steeped in secrecy increases the likelihood of abuse going undetected,” the researchers said.
Researchers suggest 25 countries are using a kind of mobile spyware that monitors texts, location
Circles exploits mobile phone vulnerabilities via a hard-to-detect bit of surveillance, according to Citizen Lab.
Flaw in Philippines’ contact-tracing app served up data on 30K health care providers, research finds
The flaw has been fixed, but it’s a reminder of how software tools used to combat the pandemic can open up new fronts in data insecurity
Religious, political leaders in Togo allegedly targeted with NSO Group spyware
Religious and political opposition leaders in Togo were targeted last year with spyware developed by NSO Group, according to Citizen Lab.
Research shows human rights activists in India were targeted with spyware
Human rights activists in India were targeted by a coordinated spyware campaign, according to research published by Amnesty International and Citizen Lab.
Vast hack-for-hire scheme against activists, corporate targets tied to Indian IT firm
Environmental actvisits, anti-net neutrality groups and investment services were among the intended targets.