It's the latest example of suspicious accounts tweeted in coordination with contentious geopolitical events.
“We’re taking down these pages, groups and accounts based on their behavior, not the content they posted,” Facebook’s head of cybersecurity policy said.
Another instance of FinFisher has been spotted in the wild by digital rights advocacy group Access Now.
New research by human rights advocacy organization Citizen Lab shows how products made by two Western technology contractors facilitated nationwide surveillance in multiple developing countries under authoritarian rule.
The sentence, which also included a requirement that Ercan Findikoglu pay back the $55 million, was announced by Robert Capers, U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York.