Facebook accuses Israel's NSO Group of exploiting U.S. servers to infect 100s of devices via WhatsApp

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Israeli spy-tech firm used WhatsApp accounts to hack, Facebook claims

Facebook accuses Israeli surveillance and weaponized technology company NSO of exploiting servers located in the United States to launch attacks that infected hundreds of smartphones with spyware through WhatsApp.

Yes, that sentence is a lot to take in, and I get it. 2020 is complicated.

From reporting by Ryan Gallagher at Bloomberg News:

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Facebook Accuses NSO Group of Using U.S. Servers for Spying

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