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Vol 56 No 17

Published 20th August 2015


Spyware and the state

The ethics of HackingTeam's deals with African governments are under scrutiny as more details emerge of the opposition politicians targeted

Africa Confidential has uncovered more about how HackingTeam dealt with its African government clients after researching the company's leaked correspondence. Some 400 gigabytes worth of HackingTeam emails were themselves hacked and put up on WikiLeaks' website.

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