US Adds European Surveillance Firms to Trade Blacklist Amid Concerns over Spyware Misuse

The Biden administration’s crackdown on commercial spyware misuse intensifies, as the U.S. Commerce Department blacklists two Europe-based cyber-surveillance firms, Cytrox and Intellexa, citing threats to global privacy and security.   Cytrox, known for developing the notorious ‘Predator‘ spyware, and Intellexa, along with two of their associated entities, have been put on the economic trade blacklist. […]