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May 15, 2019
WhatsApp hack: How a simple VOIP call can open your phone up to hackersWhatsApp has encouraged all its users to update to the latest version of the app.
Apr 30, 2018
India's 'let's ban it' approach to anything that makes it uncomfortable online is a violation of human rightsThe startling instances of Internet shutdowns put these initiatives in jeopardy and severely hamper freedom of expression and speech online.
Jul 11, 2017
Investigators probing missing students in Mexico targetted using Pegasus spywareAn international investigation into the disappearance of 43 students in Mexico was targeted with spying software sold to governments to fight criminals and terrorists, according to a report published on Monday.
May 26, 2017
Researchers claim that hackers wanted to discredit Russian opposition figure Alexei NavalnyTargets included a former Russian prime minister and other officials from Russia, military officers, energy executives and an American working for a broadcaster.
Aug 26, 2016
Apple fixes a serious security flaw used to target Egyptian human right activistApple Inc issued a patch on Thursday to fix a dangerous security flaw in iPhones and iPads after researchers discovered that a prominent United Arab Emirates dissident's phone had been targeted with a previously unknown method of hacking.
May 24, 2015
UC Browser found to leak data such as location, search details: Research groupCitizen Lab said Chinese and English-language versions of UC Browser, developed by UCWeb Inc, made easily available to third parties personally identifiable information like location, search details and mobile subscriber and device numbers.