Filip Kafka

Filip Kafka

Malware Analyst

Education: ESET VirusLab.

Highlights of your career: Discovery of one of the biggest surveillance campaign seen so far

What malware do you hate the most? Everyone of them.

Favorite activities: Learning from other experts. Sports (swimming).

Golden rule for cyberspace? Always be careful.

When did you get your first computer and what kind was it? When I was five, it was very old one.

Favorite computer game / activity: Reverse engineering!

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New traces of Hacking Team in the wild

Since being founded in 2003, the Italian spyware vendor Hacking Team gained notoriety for selling surveillance tools to governments and their agencies across the world. The capabilities of its flagship product, the Remote Control System (RCS), include extracting files from a targeted device, intercepting emails and instant messaging, as well as remotely activating a device’s webcam and microphone.