Amid NSO scandal, Israel stated to ban cyber tech gross sales to 65 nations

Amid NSO scandal, Israel said to ban cyber tech sales to 65 countries

The Defense Ministry has dramatically scaled back the number of countries to which Israeli companies can sell cyber technologies amid global fallout over Israeli spyware firm NSO Group, according to a report Thursday. The updated November list consists of 37 countries, down from 102, according to the Calcalist business news daily. Countries with questionable human … Read more

Report: Palestinian activists’ telephones hacked with controversial NSO Group tech

Report: Palestinian activists' phones hacked with controversial NSO Group tech

Cellphones belonging to at least six Palestinian rights activists were hacked using the contentious Israeli cyber-surveillance firm NSO Group’s Pegasus software, according to independent investigations published Monday by the University of Toronto and Amnesty International. The report did not specify who was behind the alleged hacking, but NSO Group’s export license prohibits the firm from … Read more

What To Know About The Spying Scandal Linked To Israeli Tech Agency NSO

What To Know About The Spying Scandal Linked To Israeli Tech Firm NSO

Updated August 25, 2021 at 8:03 PM ET JERUSALEM — Israel takes enormous pride in its high-tech industry. But one of its star cybersecurity companies, NSO Group, is at the center of an international spying scandal that has concerned U.S. officials, and the Israeli government plays a role. The Pegasus Project, a consortium of international … Read more

How NSO Group’s Pegasus Spyware and adware Scandal Is Taking part in Out In Israel : NPR

How NSO Group's Pegasus Spyware Scandal Is Playing Out In Israel : NPR

The logo of NSO Group displayed on a building where the Israeli cybersecurity company previously had offices, in Herzliya, Israel, in 2016. Daniella Cheslow/AP hide caption toggle caption Daniella Cheslow/AP The logo of NSO Group displayed on a building where the Israeli cybersecurity company previously had offices, in Herzliya, Israel, in 2016. Daniella Cheslow/AP JERUSALEM … Read more

Worldwide probe finds tech by Israel’s NSO focused journalists, politicians

Worldwide probe finds tech by Israel's NSO targeted journalists, politicians

An in-depth investigation by 17 major international news organizations claims that the embattled Israeli cyber firm NSO Group has sold cellphone malware used to target journalists, activists and politicians in dozens of countries. The use of the software, called Pegasus and developed by Israel’s NSO group, was reported on by The Washington Post, Le Monde, … Read more