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    Pegasus Spyware: How phones of Indian political leaders, journalists and activists were hacked?

    Pegasus Spyware has allegedly been used to hack the phones of Indian journalists and political leaders this time. However the charges were dismissed by the Central Government. Take a look at the details of this spyware and how is it used to hack phones below.
    Created On: Jul 20, 2021 10:55 IST
    Modified On: Jul 20, 2021 10:57 IST
    What is Pegasus?
    What is Pegasus?

    Pegasus spyware has caused quite a debate and havoc in the Indian political system lately. With the news of many political learders such as Rahul Gandhi himself under its trap, the Government of India has much to worry about the privacy of it's people. However, in the monsoon session BJP dismissed all the allegations of the anti national activities by the Opposition partie against the Center as baseless. 

    Pegasus spyware was earlier used by various Governments to spy on potential opposition and rivals. This time various media agencies have reported another mass hacking activity by this spyware. This time surveillance is said to have targeted over 40 journalists in India, activists and other key public figures of the country. What is more shocking is that the reports are surfacing of the India Government being involved in this activity too. Take a look at the details of this spyware, its usage, how is it potentially dangerous here. 

    As Guardian reported, "fishing expedition, based on conjectures and exaggerations to malign the Indian democracy and its institutions." Take a look at the tweets made by Rahul Gandhi on the same. 

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