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Israeli Cellebrite halts phone-hacking services to Hong Kong and China

The change comes after new US regulations restricting technology and other exports, meant to curb Beijing's acquisition of technology under civilian pretenses.

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Israeli researchers find breach allowing hackers to spy through remotes

The Guardicore researchers informed Comcast of the breach and worked with them to fix the problem.

07/10/2020
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#InstaHack: Instagram security risk revealed – is your phone safe?

With roughly a billion monthly users, the possible damage a security breach in the popular social media application might cause is enormous.

Hackers test defenses of Trump campaign websites ahead of US election

A spokesman for the Trump campaign did not respond to a request for comment. The Biden campaign declined to comment on its work with Cloudflare or any attacks on its websites.

By REUTERS
01/09/2020
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Has Zoom been hacked a week before school starts?

The US, Israel and many other countries are planning on relying heavily on Zoom for all or part of children’s schooling starting in early September.

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Three charged with hacking Twitter accounts of Obama, Musk among others

In a statement, Twitter said it appreciated the "swift actions of law enforcement."

By REUTERS
31/07/2020
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Twitter reveals fresh details about July 15 breach

The hackers were after specific employees who had access to account support tools used by Twitter's support teams.

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Hong Kong democracy activists to Israel: Stop exporting tech to police

An activist claimed Hong Kong police used Israeli-made Cellebrite to hack his phone.

US accuses Chinese nationals of hacking COVID-19 data, defense secrets

Beijing has repeatedly denied hacking the United States and other rival powers.

By REUTERS
21/07/2020
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