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Secret US intel team working for UAE spied on rivals' iPhones, report reveals

REUTERS
WASHINGTON

A team of former U.S. government intelligence operatives working for the United Arab Emirates hacked into the iPhones of activists, diplomats and rival foreign leaders with the help of a sophisticated spying tool called Karma, in a campaign that shows how potent cyber-weapons are proliferating beyond the world’s superpowers and into the hands of smaller nations. 285 more words

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White House Authorises ‘Offensive Cyber Operations’ to Deter Foreign Adversaries

The White House has “authorised offensive cyber operations” against US adversaries, in line with a new policy that eases the rules on the use of digital weapons to protect the nation, National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Thursday. 771 more words

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