Hacking and Spy of activists

Privacy International has filed a criminal complaint to the National Cyber Crime Unit of the National Crime Agency, urging the immediate investigation of the unlawful surveillance of three Bahraini activists living in the UK by Bahraini authorities using the intrusive malware FinFisher supplied by British company Gamma. To find out more read the press release published today.

This follows a criminal complaint filed earlier this year in the UK by Privacy International in relation to the targeting of Tadesse Kersmo, an Ethiopian refugee who was infected with FinFisher.