Pegasus

'Absolutely baseless': WhatsApp denies SC allegations of data hacking by spyware Pegasus

'Absolutely baseless': WhatsApp denies SC allegations of data hacking by spyware Pegasus

New Delhi: WhatsApp on Monday denied in the Supreme Court the allegations that its data can be hacked by Israeli sypware Pegasus, which h...Read More

Asked if govt  bought Pegasus software, Ravi Shankar Prasad says 'no unauthorised interception' occurred

Asked if govt bought Pegasus software, Ravi Shankar Prasad says 'no unauthorised interception' occurred

Congress leader Digvijay Singh, during a discussion on cyber snooping in Rajya Sabha questioned the government as to who was spied upon u...Read More

WhatsApp Pay can put Indian digital banking at risk?

WhatsApp Pay can put Indian digital banking at risk?

New Delhi: After WhatsApp accounts of 121 Indians were compromised by the Israeli spyware Pegasus, experts have warned that the payment f...Read More

What's not up? WhatsApp honeymoon over, downloads down by 80% in India after Pegasus revelations

What's not up? WhatsApp honeymoon over, downloads down by 80% in India after Pegasus revelations

According to a report in Business Standard, between October 26 and November 3, WhatsApp downloads fell by 80% in India from the previous ...Read More

Plea in SC seeks NIA investigation against WhatsApp, others, for violating fundamental right to privacy

Plea in SC seeks NIA investigation against WhatsApp, others, for violating fundamental right to privacy

New Delhi: A plea was filed on Monday in the Supreme Court seeking NIA investigation and lodging of FIR against Facebook, WhatsApp, and N...Read More

Mobile phones no longer allowed inside CWC meets

Mobile phones no longer allowed inside CWC meets

The Congress Working Committee (CWC) meetings often discuss sensitive topics that are important for the functioning of the party and also...Read More

Snooping violation of right to privacy, should be condemned by all: CPI General Secretary D Raja

Snooping violation of right to privacy, should be condemned by all: CPI General Secretary D Raja

New Delhi: Communist Party of India (CPI) General Secretary D Raja on Sunday hit out at the Centre over snooping row, saying that it shou...Read More

WhatsApp Hacking: Mamata says her messages were swooped upon, asks Modi to 'take care of it'

WhatsApp Hacking: Mamata says her messages were swooped upon, asks Modi to 'take care of it'

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday alleged that she had evidence that the Centre was tapping her phones and asked Prime Minister ...Read More

Agree with Indian govt on need to safeguard citizens' privacy, taken strong action: WhatsApp

Agree with Indian govt on need to safeguard citizens' privacy, taken strong action: WhatsApp

New Delhi, Nov 1 (PTI) Amid an uproar over allegations of an Israeli software being used to spy over activists and journalists, WhatsApp ...Read More

Cong ups attack over WhatsApp hacks, mocks BJP by calling it #BharatiyaJasoosParty

Cong ups attack over WhatsApp hacks, mocks BJP by calling it #BharatiyaJasoosParty

On Friday, the Congress attacked the BJP over the Pegasus revelations and mocked the party by calling it #BharatiyaJasoosParty.They wrote...Read More

October despite being NCSAM has witnessed the Pegasus spyware and other ghoulish cyber attacks

October despite being NCSAM has witnessed the Pegasus spyware and other ghoulish cyber attacks

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) is observed in October. It is a collaborative effort between government and industry to ra...Read More

Govts targeting activists, scribes with Israeli spyware: Citizen Lab

Govts targeting activists, scribes with Israeli spyware: Citizen Lab

New Delhi: Citizen Lab, a laboratory based at the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy of the University of Toronto which is h...Read More

Government concerned why WhatsApp never disclosed snooping incidents during past meetings

Government concerned why WhatsApp never disclosed snooping incidents during past meetings

New Delhi: The government has expressed concern over WhatsApp not disclosing Pegasus hacking incident during its multiple rounds of discu...Read More

Pegasus - the winged horse from Greek mythology who inspired the spyware

Pegasus - the winged horse from Greek mythology who inspired the spyware

The term Pegasus was writ large on websites and will dominate headlines tomorrow, thanks to it being the name of the spyware used to hack...Read More

WhatsAppBoutery: RS Prasad reacts to Pegasus revelations in classic style, harps on UPA-era tapping

WhatsAppBoutery: RS Prasad reacts to Pegasus revelations in classic style, harps on UPA-era tapping

On Thursday, the Government of India’s IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad reacted to the revelations of the Pegasus hacks by saying the gove...Read More

Pegasus Leaks: Cong slams BJP after Israeli spyware snooped on Indian activists, scribes on WhatsApp

Pegasus Leaks: Cong slams BJP after Israeli spyware snooped on Indian activists, scribes on WhatsApp

New Delhi: As Facebook-owned WhatsApp sued Israeli cyber intelligence company NSO Group this week that exploited its video calling system...Read More

WhatsApp Hacking Tales: Who has been targeted by the Israeli software Pegasus in India?

WhatsApp Hacking Tales: Who has been targeted by the Israeli software Pegasus in India?

As Facebook-owned WhatsApp sued Israeli cyber intelligence company NSO Group this week that exploited its video calling system to snoop o...Read More

Pegasus threat: Worried your WhatsApp could be hack? Here’s how you can avoid it…

Pegasus threat: Worried your WhatsApp could be hack? Here’s how you can avoid it…

Facebook-owned company, WhatsApp, that boasts of over 1 billion users, was recently targeted by Pegasus—a technology developed by the Isr...Read More

How Pegasus, a spyware targeted Indians on WhatsApp before elections?

How Pegasus, a spyware targeted Indians on WhatsApp before elections?

Pegasus—a technology developed by the Israeli cyber-security firm NSO has been quietly eating into some Indians’ data during this year’s ...Read More

WhatsApp Case: Was this the message received by Indians targeted by Pegasus hack?

WhatsApp Case: Was this the message received by Indians targeted by Pegasus hack?

These users span across four continents and included diplomats, political dissidents, journalists and senior government officials

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