NSO Group tech reportedly used to hack US officials' iPhones

Written by AJ Vicens Dec 3, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Nearly a dozen iPhones associated with U.S. State Department employees were hacked using spyware developed by Israel-based NSO Group, Reuters first…

Planned Parenthood LA announces ransomware incident, healthcare info of 400,000 patients leaked

Planned Parenthood Los Angeles has sent out breach notification letters to about 400,000 patients after the organization suffered from a ransomware incident between October 9 and October 17. ZDNet Recommends…

UK and Israel Pledge Greater Cooperation in Cybersecurity

UK and Israel Pledge Greater Cooperation in Cybersecurity The UK and Israel have signed a new agreement promising increased cooperation in cybersecurity. The 10-year ‘memorandum of understanding’ was signed yesterday…

Israel Blamed for Crippling Attack on Iranian Gas Stations

Israel Blamed for Crippling Attack on Iranian Gas Stations A cyber-attack which paralyzed Iran’s gas stations last month was launched by Israeli operatives, as tension between the Middle East rivals…

Apple alerts journalists, activists about state-sponsored hacking attempts after NSO Group suit

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 24, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP On the same day Apple announced a lawsuit against Israeli spyware vendor NSO Group for developing hacking tools to help breach…

Apple’s NSO Group Lawsuit Amps Up Pressure on Pegasus Spyware-Maker

Just weeks after a judge ruled that NSO Group did not have immunity in a suit brought by Facebook subsidiary WhatsApp, Apple is adding significant weight to the company’s woes.…

Apple Sues “State-Sponsored” Spyware Firm NSO Group

Apple Sues “State-Sponsored” Spyware Firm NSO Group Apple has become the latest tech giant to sue Israeli spyware developer NSO Group, in a bid to hold it accountable for targeted…

Apple sues NSO Group, spyware vendor known for helping governments hack critics

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 23, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Apple is suing Israeli spyware vendor NSO Group “to hold it accountable for the surveillance and targeting of Apple users,” the…

Iran’s Top Tier Airline Mahan Air Suffers Cyberattack

According to Mahan Air, the cyberattack was launched on Sunday morning and its responsibility was later claimed by a relatively lesser-known hacking group- “Hooshyarane Vatan” (Vigilant of the Nation). Iran’s…

Iran’s Top Tier Airline Mahan Air Hit by Cyberattack

According to Mahan Air, the cyberattack was launched on Sunday morning and its responsibility was later claimed by a relatively lesser-known hacking group- “Hooshyarane Vatan” (Vigilant of the Nation). Iran’s…