United Nations calls for moratorium on sale of surveillance tech like NSO Group’s Pegasus

The United Nations has called for a moratorium on the sale of “life threatening” surveillance technology and singled out the NSO Group and Israel for criticism.

The catalyst for that UN’s action is the recent allegation that NSO Group’s wares have been widely used beyond their intended purpose of national security, and instead put to work tracking political dissidents, media, and others that oppressive governments wish to observe.

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Source: The Register