cyber espionage - updates

Rappler's latest stories on cyber espionage


Facts about NSO Group, the Israeli firm accused of cyber espionage

Oct 30, 2019 - 8:40 AM

NSO Group produces Pegasus, a highly invasive tool that can reportedly switch on a target's cell phone camera and microphone and access data on it, effectively turning the phone into a pocket spy

WhatsApp sues Israeli firm NSO over cyber espionage

Oct 30, 2019 - 7:23 AM

The suit filed in a California federal court contends that NSO Group tried to infect approximately 1,400 "target devices" with malicious software to steal valuable information from those using the messaging app

Chinese cyber spies hack Taiwan ruling party – security firm

Jun 02, 2016 - 6:34 PM

California based FireEye says the Taiwanese party s website came under attack in early April redirecting visitors to a fake website

PH likely target of cyber spying campaign?

May 19, 2015 - 6:26 PM

Cyber security firm FireEye says an advanced persistent threat group is likely linked to the Chinese government and targets governments firms and journalists in Southeast Asia

US 'mincing rascal' over hacking charge: China media

May 21, 2014 - 11:21 AM

China s Global Times says Washington s pretentious accusation against Chinese army officers is ridiculous as the NSA itself performs cyber spying through the PRISM program

CYBER ESPIONAGE. FBI Executive Associate Director Robert Anderson (C), flanked by Attorney General Eric Holder (R) and Assistant Attorney General for National Security John Carlin (L), speaks about a federal indictment against 5 Chinese military officials for cyber espionage at the Justice Department in Washington, DC, USA, May 19, 2014. Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

The Cybercrime law in 2014

Jan 27, 2014 - 3:37 PM

Rappler talks to lawyer JJ Disini on how the Cybercrime law could fare in 2014