Middle East

UAE cyberfirm DarkMatter steps out of the shadows

In this Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 photo, DarkMatter CEO Faisal al-Bannai speaks to journalists in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. DarkMatter, a growing cybersecurity company that's recruited Western intelligence analysts, is slowly stepping out of the shadows amid activist concerns about its power. Bannai says DarkMatter takes part in no hacking but acknowledges the firm's close business ties to the Emirati government, as well as hiring former CIA and National Security Agency analysts. (AP Photo/J





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