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NSO Group's Pegasus spyware detected in attacks against Moroccan journalist, activist

by Jeff Stone • 1 week ago

Similar spyware attacks have been detected against critics of the Mexican and Saudi governments.

Trump administration looks to throttle Chinese surveillance companies’ business with U.S.

by Shannon Vavra • 1 week ago

The U.S. Commerce Department added eight Chinese companies to its Entity List, citing human rights abuses and surveillance against Muslim minorities.

An ongoing hacking campaign targets dissidents in Egypt, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

Evidence suggests the Egyptian government could be behind the activity, which dates back to 2016.

How Uzbekistan's security service (allegedly) began developing its own malware

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

The ex-Soviet state’s hackers appear to be shedding their training wheels. Researchers suggest they're making a lot of noise in the process.

Air Force unveils information warfare outfit amid U.S. effort to go on offense in cyberspace

by Shannon Vavra • 4 weeks ago

It's a big shift for the service, which traditionally has prioritized defense.

Researchers uncover malicious sites targeting China's Uighur population

by Jeff Stone • 1 month ago

Volexity suggested the campaign could be connected to Google's iOS findings.

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