Comment: Russian Defense Contractor Developing Smartphone Spyware

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Jul 25, 2019 05:50 am PST

A Russian defence contractor accused by the United States of supporting cyber-attacks has developed sophisticated software used to spy on smartphones, an American security company said on Wednesday. 

St. Petersburg-based Special Technology Center (STC) developed code that has been aimed at a small number of targets, including those interested in a rebel militia in Russian-allied Syria.