Spain’s public administration is under the radar of cybercriminals

Spain's public administration

Spain has become a focal point for cybercriminal activities, from spying on big names in the Spanish government to attacking different organizations and systems of public institutions. The last blow is for the City Council of Lugo, but this attack only shows how weak many public systems are not only in Spain but throughout the […]

Mailchimp faces a breach to launch phishing scams

Mailchimp

The email marketing firm Mailchimp was compromised at the end of March due to an access to its database. All this as part of a very well-planned plan by hackers to launch a phishing campaign, in which mining cryptocurrencies was the key. In this access, not only were the systems of the largest email marketing […]

Ubisoft suffers a cyberattack

Ubisoft

The French company dedicated to videogames, Ubisoft, confirmed last Friday that it was the victim of a new cyberattack. There are several pertinent details about this new one, which is just another drop in a wave of attacks on big names, including Samsung, NVIDIA, and Vodafone. This article will show a bit more of what […]

Samsung is the new victim of the LAPSUS$ group

Samsung

The electronics company Samsung, very famous for its smartphones, has become a new victim of the extortion group LAPSUS$. In this new attack, the stolen data shows details of the very popular Galaxy series. This one is added to the new wave of attacks on big brands that are going on in the year. Learn […]

CISA is concerned about an actively exploited Windows vulnerability

exploited Windows vulnerability

The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is always monitoring the vulnerabilities that appear and those that have not been fully controlled. In this case, we have an exploited Windows vulnerability that continues causing problems. Although Windows is working hard to patch it, there is still a danger of compromising sensitive information. Learn the […]

Cybersecurity in Colombia: Aspects and details

cybersecurity in Colombia

Cybersecurity in Colombia has been growing over the past years but, with the pandemic, this is now one of the priorities for many companies. Digitalization is there; however, it needs more efforts not only from the people but also from the government. Nevertheless, many American cybersecurity companies are looking for new opportunities in the South […]

Microsoft is working with the U.S. Government to stop cybercriminals

cybercriminals

This year, cyberattacks were on the rise, especially to critical infrastructure and important tech companies in several major countries around the world. Attacks on companies like SolarWinds, Kaseya, or Colonial Pipeline show that ransomware groups are getting brave. For the U.S., Pipeline was a critical attack, so Microsoft is starting to step up its game […]