Targeting of users of an Arabic dating app
Date of report
  • October 2023
Arid Viper, a threat actor believed to operate from the Palestinian Territories, created a compromised version of the Arabic dating app Skipped and distributed it online. 
Suspected victims
  • Users of the Arabic-language dating app Skipped
Suspected state sponsor
  • Palestine, State of
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Civil society
Victim government reaction
  • Unknown
Policy response
Suspected state sponsor response