New Android Spyware Tools Emerge in Widespread Surveillance Campaign

New Android Spyware Tools Emerge in Widespread Surveillance Campaign

Researchers have uncovered a surveillance campaign, dating back to at least 2013, which has used a slew of Android surveillanceware tools to spy on the…

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NSO Group Impersonated Facebook To Help Clients Hack Targets

NSO Group Impersonated Facebook To Help Clients Hack Targets

Infamous Israeli surveillance firm NSO Group created a web domain that looked as if it belonged to Facebook’s security team to entice targets to click…

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Airplane Hack Exposes Weaknesses of Alert and Avoidance Systems

Airplane Hack Exposes Weaknesses of Alert and Avoidance Systems

The aircraft safety system known as the Traffic Alert and Collision Avoidance System (TCAS) can be coerced into sending an airplane on a mid-air rollercoaster…

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Mysterious Hacker Group Eavesdrops On Corporate Email And FTP Traffic

Mysterious Hacker Group Eavesdrops On Corporate Email And FTP Traffic

Since at least early December 2019, a mysterious hacker group has been taking over DrayTek enterprise routers to eavesdrop on FTP and email traffic inside…

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Libya-based hackers using coronavirus pandemic to spread mobile surveillance malware

Libya-based hackers using coronavirus pandemic to spread mobile surveillance malware

The drastic spread of coronavirus across the world has not stopped cybercriminals from exploiting fear to hack into devices. For months now, cybercriminals have used…

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Malware Steals Data By Adjusting Screen Brightness

Malware Steals Data By Adjusting Screen Brightness

A security researcher has discovered a novel way to steal data from a PC that isn’t connected to a network (air-gapped) by manipulating the brightness…

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Surveillance Kits Company Slaps Made In America Sticker On Gear, Selling It To The US Government

Surveillance Kits Company Slaps Made In America Sticker On Gear, Selling It To The US Government

Staff was cuffed in a police raid on Thursday at the offices of US surveillance equipment vendor Aventura Technologies. The workers are now facing criminal…

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King iPhone Hacker NSO Group Robbed By Employee -- Spyware On Dark Web Sale For $50 Million, Israel Claims

King iPhone Hacker NSO Group Robbed By Employee — Spyware On Dark Web Sale For $50 Million, Israel Claims

As well as becoming something of a bête noire of privacy and human rights activists, Israel’s NSO Group has established itself as one of the…

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Apple, Google, and Mozilla block Kazakhstan's HTTPS intercepting certificate

Apple, Google, and Mozilla block Kazakhstan’s HTTPS intercepting certificate

Apple, Google, and Mozilla have moved in to ban a root certificate the Kazakhstan government used in the past month to spy on its citizens’…

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