[ad_1] Apple on Friday announced an indefinite delay of plans to scan iPhones in the US for images of child sex abuse, following an outcry over potential exploitation of the tool for unlawful surveillance and hacking.  What was Apple’s photo scanning plan?  The tool, introduced last month, would have scanned files to identify images of child sex abuse before they
[ad_1] A sweeping probe into a data leak of more than 50,000 phone numbers has revealed an extensive misuse of Israeli company NSO Group’s Pegasus “military-grade spyware” to facilitate human rights violations by surveilling heads of state, activists, journalists, and lawyers around the world. Dubbed the “Pegasus Project,” the investigation is a collaboration by more