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Amazon Web Services shuts down infrastructure linked to Pegasus vendor NSO Group

In two separate reports, Amnesty International and Citizen Lab confirm Amazon's connection to NSO's Pegasus malware and include the location of servers used by the Israeli company.  Amazon Web Services (AWS) on Monday shut down infrastructure and accounts linked to Pegasus vendor NSO Group, Amazon said in a statement to Vice. On Sunday, it emerged that several Indian activists, journalists, politicians, and their acquaintances may have had their communications targeted for interception by the government with the help of NSO’s Pegasus spyware, which is only sold to nation-states. These revelations are the outcome of a collaboration called Pegasus Project comprising more than 80 journalists from 17 media organisations in 10 countries coordinated by Forbidden Stories. "We shut down the infrastructure referenced in this report that was confirmed to be supporting the reported hacking activity, in accordance with our terms of use," an AWS…

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