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WikiLeaks makes FinFisher surveillance software available to public – SC Magazine


WikiLeaks makes FinFisher surveillance software available to public
SC Magazine
WikiLeaks announced that its “full data release will help the technical community built tools to protect people from FinFisher, including tracking down its command and control centers.” Components of the spyware suite (which allow the data to be

Posted on 16 September 2014 | 12:03 am

WikiLeaks puts FinFisher "weaponized malware" out to help devs build defense … – TechSpot


TechSpot

WikiLeaks puts FinFisher "weaponized malware" out to help devs build defense
TechSpot
Today, WikiLeaks has released FinFisher's "weaponized malware," which is used by governments and other organizations around the world for spying on people. Using common malware techniques the software can be used to not only tap PC systems, but …

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 11:16 pm

WikiLeaks posts the software governments use to spy on dissidents – Engadget


WikiLeaks posts the software governments use to spy on dissidents
Engadget
WikiLeaks' all-or-nothing approach to revealing shady government activity just took a new (if decidedly risky) turn. Julian Assange and crew have posted FinFisher and FinSpy PC, the intrusion software that Australia, Italy, Pakistan and other countries

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 3:18 pm

WikiLeaks releases FinFisher ‘weaponized malware’ to help people build defenses – The Next Web


The Guardian

WikiLeaks releases FinFisher 'weaponized malware' to help people build defenses
The Next Web
WikiLeaks has today released copies of 'weaponized malware' used by various governments around the world to snoop on individuals. The FinFisher software is no stranger to controversy – it's marketed as surveillance software, but propogates and gains …
WikiLeaks releases copies of FinFisher 'malware'Financial Times
WikiLeaks names NSW Police as FinFisher malware customerZDNet
Yawn, Wikileaks, we already knew about FinFisher. But these software binaries…Register
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Posted on 15 September 2014 | 2:42 pm

WikiLeaks reveals malware targeting journalists, activists – SlashGear


SlashGear

WikiLeaks reveals malware targeting journalists, activists
SlashGear
WikiLeaks has dropped another bombshell, this time in the form of software, for those already weary of governments all over the world spying on people, whether they be their citizens for not. It is giving out malware developed by German company

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 12:07 pm

WikiLeaks: Malware Used by Intelligence Agencies to Spy on Journalists – International Business Times UK


International Business Times UK

WikiLeaks: Malware Used by Intelligence Agencies to Spy on Journalists
International Business Times UK
Intelligence agencies around the world have been using weaponised surveillance malware to spy on "journalists, activists and political dissidents", according to previously unseen files released by Wikileaks today. The fourth SpyFiles release from the …

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 11:20 am

​NSW Police named by Wikileaks for ‘surveillance malware’ use – CNET


​NSW Police named by Wikileaks for 'surveillance malware' use
CNET
By analysing requests made to the FinFisher support team, Wikileaks identified the individual product licenses obtained by NSW Police, six of which were for FinSpy software. This software was also obtained by the national police service in the

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 10:00 am

NSW Police use hacking software to spy on computers and smartphones … – Sydney Morning Herald


NSW Police use hacking software to spy on computers and smartphones
Sydney Morning Herald
The leaked documents published by WikiLeaks have come to light following the hacking of Gamma International in August, which exposed an estimated 40 gigabytes of internal data from the firm detailing the operations and effectiveness of the FinFisher

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 9:42 am

Australian police spend millions on spyware – WikiLeaks – RT


RT

Australian police spend millions on spyware – WikiLeaks
RT
Police in the Australian state of New South Wales have spent over $2 million on powerful spy programs to monitor the smartphones and notebooks of Australian citizens, according to the latest revelations from WikiLeaks. The spyware for NSW police was …

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 8:27 am

“Weaponised German surveillance malware” purchased by S’pore company … – The Online Citizen


“Weaponised German surveillance malware” purchased by S'pore company
The Online Citizen
In a Wikileaks media release on 15 September, a Singapore company is named as one of several which have allegedly purchased “weaponised German surveillance malware” for use. The products are apparently provided by FinFisher, which Wikileaks …

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 7:32 am

Wikileaks – Yahoo News Search Results

I saved Bitcoin and the PERFECT DRAFT OF HISTORY, says Assange

Heat:kitchen equation saw WikiLeaks decide not to accept BTC donations until currency could flourish Julian Assange has alleged that Bitcoin “founder” Satoshi Nakamoto asked WikiLeaks not to use the cryptocurrency as a means of raising funds, for fear of attracting unwanted attention.…

Posted on 16 September 2014 | 3:01 am

Julian Assange on Snowden, disliking Google, and his “inevitable” freedom

WikiLeaks man talks with Ars—new book may reveal more about him than its subject.

Posted on 16 September 2014 | 1:19 am

WikiLeaks Exposes Countries That Use Controversial 'FinFisher' Surveillance Tech

WikiLeaks published a batch of documents and files pertaining to the controversial surveillance technology company FinFisher on Monday, including a list of its customers and actual copies of its spyware The release, the fourth one in the WikiLeaks series dubbed Spy Files , is made mostly of files that were leaked by an unidentified hacker who breached FinFisher's corporate network in August. See …

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 11:03 pm

WikiLeaks names NSW police as spyware users

A WikiLeaks document has named NSW police as users of hacking and spying software during investigations.

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 7:58 pm

A brief history of Gawker’s awkward relationship with Gawker guest Julian Assange

The WikiLeaks founder visited Gawker (or at least its website) to answer reader questions about his new book.

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 7:20 pm

Yawn, Wikileaks, we already knew about FinFisher. But these software binaries…

Latest Assange leakgasm includes full copies of spyware WikiLeaks is making the controversial FinFisher commercial spyware tool available for download as part of the latest in a series of leaks that have put the operations of the controversial business under the microscope.…

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 2:46 pm

WikiLeaks reveals malware targeting journalists, activists

WikiLeaks has dropped another bombshell, this time in the form of software, for those already weary of governments all over the world spying on people, whether they be their citizens for not. It is giving out malware developed by German company FinFisher in the hopes that countermeasures can be developed to give its intended targets, journalists, activists, and political dissidents, … Continue …

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 12:13 pm

WikiLeaks: Malware Used by Intelligence Agencies to Spy on Journalists

Intelligence agencies around the world have been using weaponised surveillance malware to spy on "journalists, activists and political dissidents", according to previously unseen files released by Wikileaks today. The fourth SpyFiles release from the whistleblower details how the German company FinFisher sold its surveillance suite to intelligence agencies in Hungary, Qatar, Italy, Mongolia and …

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 9:27 am

Wikileaks unmasks German duplicity with new leak

Whistleblowing website Wikileaks has released part 4 of its Spyfiles, shedding light on German weaponised malware vendor FinFisher and its suite of products of the same name.

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 8:39 am

NSW Police decline to comment on WikiLeaks FinFisher report

The New South Wales police has declined to comment on a WikiLeaks report that alleges the state police agency uses FinFisher malware for surveillance purposes.

Posted on 15 September 2014 | 7:03 am