Cyber Espionage

India's top court orders probe into state’s use of Pegasus spyware

India's Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered an independent investigation into the alleged government use of Pegasus spyware on journalists, opposition politicians and activists.

India's top court orders probe into state’s use of Pegasus spyware

Govt seeks control over people’s personal information

The draft says the government could collect any information of a person with his/her consent and use those whenever necessary

Govt seeks control over people’s personal information

Phone hacking technology

Why would the state consider citizens the enemy?

Why would the country consider its citizens the enemy and tap their phones in the name of surveillance? The culture of spying on citizens must stop

Why would the state consider citizens the enemy?

Pegasus snooping row

‘Allegations serious if reports true’: India SC

Indian Supreme Court has said allegations of the Pegasus-related snooping are serious, if the reports in the newspapers are correct

Indian Supreme Court

Pegasus snooping scandal

India Opposition stick to demand for probe

Congress Chief Whip in Rajya Sabha Jairam Ramesh had alleged that the House is not functioning because the government is not agreeing to the legitimate demands of the parties

Lok Sabha MP Shashi Tharoor and Opposition party MPs hold placards during a protest against the Central Government over the Pegasus snooping issue in front of Gandhi Statue, in New Delhi on 23 July 2021

Pegasus malware scandal

Amnesty urges moratorium on surveillance technology

This is a dangerous industry that has operated on the edges of legality for too long, said Amnesty International

Amnesty urges moratorium on surveillance technology

NSO spyware

Govt officials among 1400 WhatsApp users targeted: WhatsApp CEO

This should be a wake-up call for security on the internet … mobile phones are either safe for everyone or they are not safe for everyone, said Will Cathcart, WhatsApp CEO

Govt officials among 1400 WhatsApp users targeted in 2019: WhatsApp CEO

Pegasus malware scandal

Israel to examine tighter controls on export of spywares

The move came after French President Emmanuel Macron convened an emergency cybersecurity meeting following reports that his mobile phone and those of government ministers appeared in the leaked list

The logo of Israeli cyber firm NSO Group is seen at one of its branches in the Arava Desert, southern Israel on 22 July 2021

Pegasus malware scandal

Rahul Gandhi accuses Modi govt of treason

The alleged database of phone numbers included more than 1,000 in India, with the owners of 300 of them identified in the media reports

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addresses the media along with senior party leaders regarding the Pegasus Snoopgate issue and ongoing agitation of farmers, at Vijay Chowk lawn, in New Delhi on 23 July 2021
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