Tag: NSO Group

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Apple releases update fixing NSO spyware vulnerabilities

Apple releases update fixing NSO spyware vulnerabilities

The vulnerabilities affects Macs, iPhones, iPads and Watches. Apple released an urgent and critical security update for Mac, iPhone, iPad and Watch. The update comes after researchers with Citizen Lab discovered a zero-day, zero-click exploit from mercenary spyware company NSO Group. The spy... Read more

date2 years ago
Google and Microsoft join Facebook’s legal battle against NSO

Google and Microsoft join Facebook’s legal battle against NSO

Tech giants file "friend of the court" brief that describes the Israeli firm as a menace. Tech giants including Microsoft and Google joined Facebook’s legal battle against hacking company NSO, according to Reuters. The firms filed an amicus brief in federal court that claimed NSO's tools were ... Read more

date3 years ago
WhatsApp sues Israeli company for spying on users

WhatsApp sues Israeli company for spying on users

In May this year, WhatsApp was found to contain a vulnerability that allowed users to be eavesdropped on. Spyware from the Israeli company NSO Group was used for this purpose. The chat app has now taken the NSO Group to court because of the practices. The NSO Group's spyware was found to be inst... Read more

date4 years ago
Vulnerability in WhatsApp had hackers install spyware on phones

Vulnerability in WhatsApp had hackers install spyware on phones

Hackers could inject commercial spyware developed by the Israeli company NSO Group into phones through a vulnerability in WhatsApp chat app. That's what The Financial Times reports. WhatsApp, a subsidiary of Facebook, discovered the vulnerability in early May. At the beginning of this month, the co... Read more

date5 years ago
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