Galileo, the leaked hacking software from Hacker Team (defense contractor), contains code to insert child porn on a target’s computer.

The security community is buzzing about the release of more than 400GB of corporate data from the Italian security firm Hacking Team, a revelation that’s being called the security industry’s version of the Edward Snowden leaks. Hacking Team has been previously accused of being willing to sell its services and software to anybody, even authoritarian regimes with active human rights investigations ongoing.

This leak, which included private emails, invoices, and client lists, removes all doubt about whether these allegations were true. It also reveals a cynical internal culture at Hacking Team — and it’s the care-free attitude toward their morally questionable work that seems to be evoking the most powerful public backlash.


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