HackingTeam (Italian Spy company) has been hacked

The Italian “Spy” company “HackingTeam” has been breached by still unknown actors. The breach has led to the leak of 400gb private HackingTeam emails.

In the last couple of hours, various posts have been published which claim that the “HackingTeam” company was using specifically crafted malware in their product.

The leaked file contains, emails, source code, internal documents and much more.

The company does business with:

  • South Korea
  • Kazakhstan
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Oman
  • Lebanon
  • Mongolia

Yet the “Italian spy company” claims that they do not perform business with oppressive governments.