Posted on Jul 21, 2021, 5:06 PMUpdated on Jul 21, 2021, 5:45 PM
What data could customers of NSO, the Israeli company behind the Pegasus spy software, discover in 2019 on the laptops of the President of the Republic and his government? Could the dreaded spy even infect government phones? What is certain is that Emmanuel Macron, Edouard Philippe and several members of the government are among the targets envisaged by customers of NSO, according to the revelations of the organization “Forbidden Stories” and several media. Information denied by the NSO company.
For now, we do not know if the executive was indeed the victim of espionage. “If the facts are true, they are very serious. Investigations are underway, ”declared the Elysee. While executives have very advanced data protection solutions, they do not use them all the time.