Hacking Team launches new spy software for governments




The infamous Hacking Team comes with a new set of tools for governments and other customers to decipher encrypted communications. The hackers have sent an e-mail to potential customers, which they advertise their opportunities.

The e-mail is not made ​​public, but motherboard has been able in this view. The message states Hacking Team CEO David Vincenzetti offering its new business espionage hacking tools to hack into encrypted connections. These would be in the final stages of development and according to Hacking Team itself is a game changer. Vincenzetti says in his e-mail, however, is not what the new tools can precisely.

Hacking Team hopes that the offer is likely to regain some of his customers. The company hack was some time ago itself hacked, with 400GB of information from the servers was stolen. Therefore, the method of Hacking Team was understandable and also showed that several governments had taken from the software company. The e-mail Hacking Team would like to focus primarily on US government agencies, such as local police departments.

When the hack was also the source of Hacking Teams stolen Remote Control System; tools to break into devices. Several of the vulnerabilities that the hack suite used were known after the hack patched by software makers. According to sources from motherboard is, however, a new version of Remote Control System to arrive, the details of which incidentally are still unclear. Incidentally, the site also states that some customers who have the previous version of the hacking software to use it again can bet, after having been offline for several weeks.


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