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The surveillance company reacts after the vigilante hacker Phineas Fisher explained how he broke into its servers.
The hacker only known as Phineas Fisher shares the details of his attack on the controversial surveillance tech company Hacking Team.
Despite publicly bragging about a comeback, the surveillance tech company has been struggling to recover after last year’s massive hack.
The interest is notable in a time when law enforcement have expanding surveillance toolkits but unclear oversight requirements for these new technologies.
Cops from Miami to Duluth on Italian firm’s distribution lists, hacked emails show.
Leaked emails provide some insight into why the FBI has been buying from Hacking Team.
A sprawling network of resellers helped Hacking Team get its spy tech into the hands of a long list of government clients.
In an email dated just one month ago, a Hacking Team field engineer in Colombia refers to a DEA program that is apparently monitoring all Internet traffic in the country. The DEA declined to comment.
From the FBI to the government of Sudan.