Vigilante Hacker ‘Phineas Fisher’ Denies Working for the Russian Government
In a new book, a veteran cybersecurity reporter wrote that the infamous hacker who embarrassed surveillance vendors FinFisher and Hacking Team may be a Russian government agent. We caught up with Phineas Fisher and broke down the evidence.
The Weakest Link
Hacking Team Hacker Phineas Fisher Has Gotten Away With It
Leaked court documents show that Italian authorities have no idea who hacked the government spyware maker Hacking Team.
State of Surveillance
Italian Prosecutor Makes Request to Close Hacking Team Investigation
After more than two years, the Italian prosecutors have nothing to show for their investigation into the spectacular hack of Italian surveillance tech vendor Hacking Team.
Hackers Gonna Hack
Hacking Team Hacker Phineas Fisher Is Taking a Break Because of Stress
The hacker who wanted to start a political “hack back” movement is taking a step back—for now.
Notorious Hacker Phineas Fisher: I'm Alive and Well
The famed career of political hacker Phineas Fisher might have come to an end.
Notorious Hacker ‘Phineas Fisher’ Says He Hacked The Turkish Government
The notorious hacker known as Phineas Fisher is back with another high profile cyberattack.
Hacker ‘Phineas Fisher’ Speaks on Camera for the First Time—Through a Puppet
A few weeks after his hack on the spy tech company, PhineasFisher sat down to tell us why he did it.
Meet The Cyber Mercenaries Selling Spyware To Governments
These are the world’s most notorious cyber mercenaries, and the lone hacker fighting—and hacking—them.
A Notorious Hacker Is Trying to Start a ‘Hack Back’ Political Movement
Is this the dawn of a new era of politically-motivated hacks?
A Notorious Hacker Just Released a How-To Video Targeting Police
The hacker behind the Hacking Team breach is hoping to get others into the game.
Hacking Team CEO Bashes ‘Sensationalist’ Media And ‘Vigilante’ Hacker
The surveillance company reacts after the vigilante hacker Phineas Fisher explained how he broke into its servers.
The Vigilante Who Hacked Hacking Team Explains How He Did It
The hacker only known as Phineas Fisher shares the details of his attack on the controversial surveillance tech company Hacking Team.