Oct 092021
 
 October 9, 2021  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Featured News, Surveillance

Lucas Ropek reports: NSO Group, the notorious Israeli spyware vendor, will no longer allow its clients to hack citizens of the United Kingdom, sources close to the company told The Guardian this week. The changes have been “hard-coded” into NSO’s infamous malware, Pegasus, and will make future targeting of UK-based phone [Read More…]

Oct 072021
 
 October 7, 2021  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Court, Featured News, Govt, Online, Surveillance, U.S.

Jennifer Lynch writes: In a powerful new ruling for digital privacy rights, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has confirmed that the police need to get a warrant before they open your email attachments—even if a third party’s automated system has flagged those attachments as potentially illegal. We filed an amicus brief in the [Read More…]

Oct 052021
 
 October 5, 2021  Posted by  Business, Court, Featured News, Online, Surveillance, U.S.

Thomas Brewster reports: In 2019, federal investigators in Wisconsin were hunting men they believed had participated in the trafficking and sexual abuse of a minor. She had gone missing that year but had emerged claiming to have been kidnapped and sexually assaulted, according to a search warrant reviewed by Forbes. In [Read More…]