This tool tells you if NSO’s Pegasus spyware targeted your phone – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 9 minutes Over the weekend, an international consortium of news outlets reported that several authoritarian governments — including Mexico, Morocco, and the United Arab Emirates — used spyware developed by NSO Group to hack into the phones of thousands of their most vocal critics, including journalists, activists, politicians and business executives. A leaked list of 50,000 phone … Read more

UK tells messaging apps not to use e2e encryption for kids’ accounts – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 16 minutes For a glimpse of the security and privacy dystopia the UK government has in store for its highly regulated ‘British Internet’, look no further than guidance put out by the Department of Digital, Media, Culture and Sport (DCMS) yesterday — aimed at social media platforms and private messaging services — which includes the suggestion that … Read more