Tags human rights
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.
Twitter, WhatsApp users in Cuba report disruptions amid free speech protests
Western technology services are great for amplifying dissent, until they stop working.
European Parliament paves path for tighter spyware export controls
The EU is cracking down on authoritarian regimes' access to surveillance tech.