Amnesty International has accused an Indian cyber security company of developing Android spyware that has been used in targeted attacks against Togolese activists. The company, Innefu Labs, has denied the allegations.
Once installed, the spyware allows attackers to have full control over the device including the camera, microphone, read whatsapp messages, steal files and photos remotely – all that without raising any alarm.
In reality, it was actually a custom-developed Android spyware tool that, when successfully deployed, allows the attackers to collect sensitive data from victims’ mobile devices and install additional spyware tools.
In another attempt,