MIT Technology Review @techreview A media company making technology a greater force for good. Get our journalism: go.technologyreview.com/newsletters Jul. 10, 2019 1 min read

One of the oldest private hacking companies around had its tools spotted in Myanmar.  https://trib.al/umn4oIp 

The hacking tool known as FinSpy, if successful, steals everything from text messages to emails, photos, and GPS data.  https://trib.al/umn4oIp 

It also targets secure and encrypted messengers like Signal, WhatsApp, and Telegram.  https://trib.al/umn4oIp 

These tools are increasingly used by authoritarian governments to suppress dissidents and political opponents.  https://trib.al/umn4oIp 


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