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Iran aids Syria in tracking opposition via electronic surveillance, U.S. officials say

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Iran aids Syria in tracking opposition via electronic surveillance, U.S. officials say

Pro-government hackers have covertly installed spyware on activists’ computers by sending them e-mail and Skype messages purporting to be from opposition sympathizers that include attachments containing surveillance tools, said Eva Galperin of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, an Internet privacy group based in San Francisco.

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Washington Post

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