Media Summary for Citizen Lab’s peer review of Amnesty investigation on NSO Group’s Pegasus spyware

On July 18, Citizen Lab released an independent peer review of an investigation of NSO Group’s Pegasus spyware, led by Amnesty International and journalism organization Forbidden Stories’ in partnership with 16 other media outlets. The Pegasus Project is built on a forensic examination of infections by Pegasus, which Citizen Lab identified in 2018 as being used in up to 45 countries.

Citizen Lab’s peer review for The Pegasus Project validated the methodology and provided additional support for findings on Pegasus’s operations.

Stay up to date with the latest news coverage and more articles on Pegasus below.

(Forbidden Stories: The Pegasus Project) (Amnesty International) (Citizen Lab)

Investigation media partners (full outlet coverage at each link):

Highlights of secondary and syndicated coverage

Latest media: (Human Rights Watch)(The Guardian) (Washington Post) (The Wire) (Haaretz)(TRT World)

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Domestic outlets:

(CBC Radio: The Current)
(Associated Press via CBC)
(The Globe and Mail)
(National Post – paywall)
(Toronto Star – paywall)