The revelations come amid increasing scrutiny of companies that provide governments with surveillance technologies. Photo: Reuters
Meta cracks down on firms that spied on users in 100 countries
  • Meta identified 6 firms from Israel, India, and North Macedonia, in addition to an unknown entity in China, which it said carried out ‘indiscriminate’ surveillance in areas including Xinjiang, Myanmar and Hong Kong
  • Those targeted included journalists, dissidents, critics of authoritarian regimes, and families of opposition and human rights activists, according to Meta
17 Dec 2021 - 12:18PM