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Developed by Israeli cyber company NSO Group, Pegasus sends "exploit links" to operators' targets, who can then access virtually all the phone's data and can even use the phone's camera to spy on conversations.

Saudi Arabia doesn’t officially recognize Israel, but its hackers are reportedly using Israeli spyware to target dissidents in foreign countries...

Canadian research laboratory Citizen Lab says it found Israeli spyware on a Saudi dissident and Canadian asylee's phone. The lab reports the spyware made by NSO Group is being used by Saudi-based operators, which may be a violation of criminal codes.
Donald Trump reportedly relaxed cyber attack rules.

Trump is rolling back restraints on US cyberwarfare, and it could make an attack on other countries more likely

President Donald Trump has reversed Obama-era rules about how and when the US can launch a cyberattack. The move is meant to support military operations and deter foreign election interference. An official briefed on the decision described the change as an 'offensive step forward.'
The FBI's most wanted cybercriminals.

A ‘Game of Thrones’ thief and a dam hacker: These are the FBI’s 41 most-wanted cyber criminals

The FBI has 41 suspects on its 'Cyber’s Most Wanted' page. The crimes include hacking HBO to get hold episodes of 'Game of Thrones,' state-sponsored industrial espionage, and even hacking into a dam.

Law firm cyber breaches could result in huge thefts and insider trading

Law firms are particularly at risk of cyber breaches, which can result in the theft of both money and information.

The US can retaliate against Russian hacking and ‘kick them in the balls’

"What if we flooded the Russian market with unbreakable encryption tools for free downloads? That would really make them angry and annoy them."

Trump’s hardline on US relations with Cuba could create a blind spot in a major drug-trafficking corridor

After Obama's opening to Cuba, security cooperation increased. But those joint efforts have been frozen under Trump — perhaps permanently.

One of the biggest threats to the Rio Olympics will come from the internet

Signs of phishing attacks and other malicious activity are up in the days and weeks ahead of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

A new report paints an alarming picture about the kind of cybercrime you rarely hear about

A dark web monitoring firm noticed changes in behavior among Chinese hackers in 2015.