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Facebook intends to implement end-to-end encryption despite DOJ pressure

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

Two of the company's executives have written to the Department of Justice as Congress prepares to look closely at the issue.

NSO employees take Facebook to Israeli court to unblock accounts

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The plot has thickened in a legal battle between the social media giant and surveillance vendor.

Facebook sues NSO Group for alleged WhatsApp hack

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

WhatsApp’s investigation traced WhatsApp accounts used in a sweeping attack on mobile users to NSO Group.

A cyber-espionage effort against Tibetan leaders leveraged known Android, iOS vulnerabilities

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

Citizen Lab says the spyware campaign involved attackers who posed as journalists, Amnesty International researchers, nongovernmental organization workers through May 2019.

Zerodium offers $2.5 million for Android zero-days, in keeping with market rates

by Jeff Stone • 5 months ago

The update coincides with Google's release of the Android 10 operating system.

Tech giants say UK spy agency’s encryption proposal is threat to security and human rights

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

The tech coalition rejected the GCHQ's suggestion that adding a law enforcement official to a group chat or call would not threaten civil liberties or security.

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