Tags human rights
UN cybercrime proposal could help autocrats stifle free speech, rights group says
Many cybercrime laws aren't really about cybercrime.
China-based hackers used front companies to hack Uighurs, Facebook says
Facebook’s investigators traced the Android developers to Beijing Best United Technology and Dalian 9Rush Technology.
Vietnamese hackers spent years harassing human rights activists with spyware
OceanLotus has a vast array of tools at its disposal to conduct espionage.
Allegations of planted evidence raise questions about hacking ecosystem in India
Outsiders allegedly planted malware on an activist's computer.
Warrantless searches of devices at border allowed, appeals court finds
Privacy advocates are denouncing the ruling.
South Sudan worked with Israeli surveillance company to monitor citizens, Amnesty finds
The government has a pervasive digital and physical surveillance regime, advocates say.