Archive | Pegasus

Israeli Arrested for Attempted $50M Crypto Sale of ‘Pegasus’ Spy Software

An Israeli man was indicted by the Tel-Aviv District Court on 5 July 2018 for trying to sell top-secret spy software called Pegasus built for Israel’s government. The extremely sophisticated software gained notoriety for being able to hack into Apple iPhones. The man worked as a senior programmer for NSO Group, which gave him access to […]

Android Version of Pegasus Surveillance Malware is Making the Rounds

No one will be surprised to learn there is such a thing as consumer-grade surveillance software. Pegasus is one of the most notorious types of such software. According to security researchers, an Android variant of this surveillance malware has been detected, which allows assailants to take screenshots, read emails, and capture audio. It is believed […]