Can the Pegasus spyware be banned?

The Inside Story Podcast

16-02-2022 • 23 mins

A European watchdog says the controversial spying tool - known as Pegasus - has been used in a way that harms people's privacy. Governments have been accused of using it to spy on activists and journalists. So, who can stop Pegasus and why now?

Join host Sami Zeidan.

With guests:

Stéphane Duguin, Chief Executive Officer of the CyberPeace Institute.

Fanny Hidvegi, European Policy Director at Access Now.

Siddharth Varadarajan, Founding Editor of digital news portal The Wire.