Sumit Gupta - Reuters - Alasdair Pal

Sumit Gupta. Reuters/Alasdair Pal

Delhi-based firm helped clients spy on politicians, investors globally for 7 years: Report

The Delhi-based BellTroX InfoTech Services helped its clients spying on over 10,000 email accounts over a period of 7 years, a Reuters report said. BellTroX reportedly targeted European government officials, South African judges, Mexican politicians, French lawyers and US investors including private equity giant KKR. Denying any wrongdoing, its owner Sumit Gupta declined to disclose who had hired him.

Wed, 10 Jun 2020 - 10:20 AM / by Harsh V Singh

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