Sunday, December 5, 2021

Pegasus

Dubai ruler ordered hacking of ex-wife’s phone, UK judge rules

The phone of Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein and those of her lawyers and others in her entourage were hacked using Pegasus spyware during the pair's acrimonious divorce custody case in London, the High Court found.

‘Terrified’ Dubai princesses’ phone numbers found ‘among Pegasus spyware’

Their numbers are apparently on a list of some 50,000 people believed to be of interest to clients of Israeli-based firm NSO Group.

Protests erupt in Indian parliament over military-grade spyware scandal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government is accused of using the spyware to monitor political opponents, journalists and activists.

50,000 phone numbers worldwide on list linked to Israeli spyware, reports say

Pegasus is reportedly a highly invasive tool that can switch on a target's phone camera and microphone as well as access data on the device, effectively turning a phone into a pocket spy.

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