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Research shows human rights activists in India were targeted with spyware

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

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

by Jeff Stone • 3 weeks ago

Environmental actvisits, anti-net neutrality groups and investment services were among the intended targets.

Zoom bolsters software security in latest move to reassure users

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The updates are an effort to adapt to the unprecedented amount of people using Zoom during the pandemic.

Zoom has fixed an eavesdropping issue tied to 'waiting rooms'

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

It’s the latest evidence that Zoom is working to address security and privacy concerns about its video teleconferencing platform.

An ongoing hacking campaign targets dissidents in Egypt, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

Evidence suggests the Egyptian government could be behind the activity, which dates back to 2016.

A cyber-espionage effort against Tibetan leaders leveraged known Android, iOS vulnerabilities

by Jeff Stone • 9 months ago

Citizen Lab says the spyware campaign involved attackers who posed as journalists, Amnesty International researchers, nongovernmental organization workers through May 2019.

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