NSO Gearing Up To Take WhatsApp Hack Fight To High Court

By Allison Grande (January 12, 2022, 10:20 PM EST) -- Israeli spyware maker NSO Group is aiming to take to the U.S. Supreme Court its challenge to a Ninth Circuit ruling that refused to grant it immunity for claims that it hacked into the phones of 1,400 WhatsApp users, according to a Wednesday filing that asked the appellate court to pause its decision while the appeal plays out. 

NSO Group's request for the Ninth Circuit to stay the issuance of its mandate while the company petitions the high court to review the dispute comes less than a week after the full appellate court refused to revisit the contested November panel decision. In...

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