MP from the MERETZ party, Tamar Zandberg appealed to the Supreme court of justice with a demand to prohibit the sale to foreign States of the program for hacking mobile phones, which was developed by the Israeli company NSO Group.
An appeal to the high court followed after it became known that the Mexican government instead uses the Pegasus to fight terror, using it to spy on the opposition. This, in particular, on July 10 wrote to Forbes.
The lawsuit in the high court were prepared by counsel, Iti Mac.
About the spy program developed by the Israeli company NSO Group for iOS, it became known in August 2016. The program to use to their advantage three vulnerabilities in the system, allowing outsiders to read emails, record audio from your phone, to collect passwords and to track a user’s location. Soon the company Apple has released an update that closes the vulnerability.
Immediately after this, the company NSO Group issued a statement which said that the company is developing software that helps government organizations in the fight against organized crime and terrorism. Their products the company sells only to state structures, having corresponding licenses and certificates.
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