Spanish Govt. Hacked by NSO Pegasus Spyware (or was it?)

Spanish Govt. Hacked by NSO Pegasus Spyware (or was it?)

The prime minister and the defense minister of Spain were infected with Pegasus. The notorious spyware, sold by NSO Group “only to governments,” caused large amounts of data to be exfiltrated ...
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Life360 Sells Location Data, NSO Group Spyware Hacks Government Employees, Homecoming Queen Contest

Life360 Selling Location Data, NSO Group Spyware Hacks Government Employees, Homecoming Queen Contest Hacked

Life360, a popular family safety app used by 33 million people worldwide, is selling location data to a dozen data brokers, phones of 11 U.S. State Department employees were hacked with spyware ...
Facebook Dumps Face Recognition, Social Engineering Bots, US Sanctions NSO Group

Facebook Dumps Face Recognition, Social Engineering Bots, US Sanctions NSO Group

Facebook shuts down their face recognition system and deletes more than a billion facial recognition templates, how phone bots are being used to trick victims into giving up their multi-factor authentication codes, ...
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US Blocks Trade with ‘Legal’ Pegasus Spyware Firm, NSO

What took you so long? The U.S. Commerce Dept. has finally blocked exports to the notorious NSO Group—makers of sophisticated “zero click” spyware, Pegasus ...
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Apple Patches Pegasus Spyware Flaw for iOS Devices, Macs

Tech giant Apple has released an emergency software patch for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac computers which addresses a critical vulnerability to spyware from Israel’s NSO Group, the company behind mobile ...
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Pegasus Spyware is Back, Twitter Hacker Arrested, 16 Year Old Printer Bug

Pegasus Spyware is Back, Twitter Hacker Arrested, 16 Year Old Printer Bug

Pegasus spyware and NSO Group are back in the news because of a data leak of 50,000 phone numbers, another “hacker” was arrested for the great Twitter hack of 2020, and how ...
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Apple’s Insecure iPhone Lets NSO Hack Journalists (Again)

Yet another zero-day bug in iOS has allowed notorious spyware vendor NSO Group to break into the iPhones of journalists and activists ...
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Critical WhatsApp Vulnerability, Facial Recognition Ban, Wormable Flaw in Windows

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for May 20th 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: A serious spyware vulnerability in WhatsApp, San Francisco bans facial recognition, and ...