The Bahraini Government’s Use of FinFisher

On October 13, 2014, Privacy International filed a formal criminal complaint asking the National Cyber Crime Unit of the NCA to investigate Bahrain’s alleged infection with Finfisher malware of the computers and cell phones of three Bahraini human rights activists living in asylum in the UK: Continue reading The Bahraini Government’s Use of FinFisher

The Ethiopian Government’s Use of FinSpy

On February 1, 2014, Privacy International filed a criminal complaint asking the National Cyber Crime Unit of the UK’s National Crime Agency (“NCA”) to investigate Ethiopia’s use of FinSpy in June 2012 to infect the computer of Tadesse Kesmo, a political refugee living in the UK since 2009. Continue reading The Ethiopian Government’s Use of FinSpy