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Leaked NSA hacking tools are a hit on the dark web

by Chris Bing • 6 days ago

A shadowy cast of random hackers are now sharing, promoting and working to reverse engineer the tools in the latest Shadow Brokers dump.

Israeli soldiers’ personal Android phones hacked by spies, researchers say

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

A group of highly talented and well resourced hackers are spying on the Israeli Defense Force by hacking into the personal smartphones of individual soldiers, according to newly released research by Lookout and Kaspersky.More than a 100 Israeli servicemen are believed to have been effectively targeted with the spyware.

Shadow Brokers’ latest leak could have come from beyond NSA staging servers

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

The Microsoft Windows software exploits recently leaked by the Shadow Brokers provide some clues about where the hacking tools came from and when they were developed.