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US blacklists Israeli maker of Pegasus spyware

WASHINGTON: US authorities placed the Israeli maker of the Pegasus spyware on a blacklist of restricted companies, taking aim at the software linked to a scandal over surveillance of journalists and officials. The company, NSO, was engulfed in controversy over

Apple fixes flaw linked to Israeli firm’s Pegasus spyware

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple released a fix for a flaw that can let the spyware at the heart of the Pegasus scandal infect devices without users even clicking on a malicious message or link. The Pegasus software from Israeli firm NSO

Pakistan seeks UN probe of India’s use of Pegasus spyware

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan called on the United Nations to investigate whether India used Israeli-made Pegasus spyware to spy on public figures including Prime Minister Imran Khan. The prime minister’s phone number was on a list of what an investigation by a