Tags stalkerware

Pro-India hacking group expands mobile malware arsenal

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

Lookout found links between commercial stalkerware and the suspected state-backed activity.

Bipartisan bill would help domestic abuse survivors bypass mobile surveillance

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

Domestic violence experts are backing the bill.

Anti-stalkerware group still working to protect domestic abuse victims

by Shannon Vavra • 6 months ago

Eva Galperin and Chris Cox weigh in on the road ahead for stamping out stalkerware.

Google bans stalkerware marketing in ad policy adjustment, but leaves big loophole

by Shannon Vavra • 9 months ago

Google says it will no longer allow advertisements that promote surveillance technology used for intimate partner surveillance — but there's a significant loophole in the policy update.

During a pandemic, stalkerware becomes even more sinister

by Shannon Vavra • 9 months ago

Stalkerware detections have increased, some security researchers say, as the COVID-19 pandemic forces people to possibly quarantine with domestic abusers.