German authorities raid FinFisher offices

German authorities have raided the offices of FinFisher, a German software company that makes surveillance tools, accused in the past of providing software to oppressive regimes.

The raids took place earlier this month, on October 6 and October 8, and were ordered by the Munich Public Prosecutor’s Office.

Raids took place at locations across Germany and Romania. This included 15 properties (business premises and private apartments) around Munich and a company connected to FinFisher located in Romania, according to a spokesperson from the Munich Public Prosecutor’s Office.

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Source: ZDNet