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A Russian military contractor has a shady new Android malware kit

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

Discovered last year, the surveillance tool is still in active use, according to Lookout.

‘StrongPity’ hacking group does just enough to get around defenses

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The group is still going after users who download router management software to infect target organizations.

The developers of the notorious FinSpy spyware are innovating — and thriving

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Updated FinSpy implants for iOS and Android have been used in nearly 20 countries in the last year, according to Kaspersky.

Rights groups probe investments in NSO Group’s private equity firm

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

Pension funds on both sides of the Atlantic are playing an unexpected role in the standoff between NSO Group and digital rights groups.

Human rights groups to ask Israeli court to revoke NSO Group’s export license

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The escalating confrontation with NSO Group comes after the company’s Pegasus spyware was reportedly used to track an Amnesty researcher.

Kaspersky Lab looks to combat 'stalkerware' with new Android feature

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

A surge in commercial spyware is one of the more pernicious trends in cybersecurity that affects users worldwide.

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