AJMAN, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The suspicious text message that appeared on Ahmed Mansoor’s iPhone promised to reveal details about torture in the United Arab Emirates’ prisons. All Mansoor had to do was click the link.
21 July, 2009 UAE Blackberry update was spyware A software update promoted by United Arab Emirates telecoms firm Etisalat appears to have been surveillance software.
11 June, 2015 Israel denies any link to reported cyberattack on Iran talks An Israeli deputy minister dismissed as baseless on Thursday reports Israel may have had a connection to a computer virus that a security company said was used to hack into venues linked to international talks on Iran's nuclear program. Russia-based Ka...
15 February, 2017 The Russians who hacked the DNC can now steal iPhone backups from your Mac Hackers affiliated with the Russian government are believed to have hacked the DNC last year with the purpose of influencing the presidential election. Reports last year revealed that the same hackers who pilfered the DNC servers were responsible for a piece of Android malware that […]