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Threat analysis study: Grandoreiro

Posted on 06/02/2022, by INCIBE
Grandoreiro, also known as Delephant, is a banking trojan from South America, which has spread its operations to other regions, especially Europe, including Spain and Portugal. According to ESET researchers, it has been active since 2015, affecting countries in Latin America, mainly Brazil, where it was developed.
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Threat analysis study: Hive

Posted on 12/20/2021, by INCIBE
The malicious code of the ransomware known as ‘Hive’ represents a threat to all users, as it implements encryption functionalities on the information in an infected computer, making simple recovery of the data impossible. This threat attempts to use extortion to recover the information, demanding a payment and threatening publication of part of the stolen information on a blog through the network Tor if the payment is not forthcoming.
Ransomware: preventative measures (II)

Ransomware: preventative measures (II)

Posted on 09/30/2021, by INCIBE
Cyberattacks using ransomware are one of the main threats for companies all over the world and Spain is the tenth most affected country. That is why, in this article, as a continuation of the previous one entitled: ‘Ransomware: preventative measures (I)’, will cover in detail new recommendations to prevent them.
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Threat analysis study: Anatsa

Posted on 07/05/2021, by INCIBE
Anatsa is a banking Trojan designed for Android devices that has become particularly relevant since its discovery in January 2021. Throughout the study, a detailed technical analysis of the threat is carried out using a sample of the malicious code in question to show how this malware behaves and the possibilities it offers.
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Threat analysis studies: Mekotio, FluBot, Cring and WannaMine

Posted on 04/15/2021, by INCIBE
Various studies with threat analysis or malware distribution campaigns affecting Spain and identified through incident management undertaken by INCIBE-CERT. The aim is to increase knowledge of the more technical details and characteristics of the threats so that organisations can implement appropriate detection and protection measures.
INCIBE-CERT technical webinars

INCIBE-CERT technical webinars

Posted on 09/24/2020, by INCIBE
With the aim of increasing cybersecurity knowledge, INCIBE-CERT has published a series of webinars in video format, so that, in a light and entertaining way, knowledge and technical aspects of cybersecurity can be expanded in various areas of interest, for both INCIBE-CERT's technical audience and anyone interested in cybersecurity.
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Hunting shadows in Industry

Posted on 11/03/2016, by INCIBE
In the same way that a known character or image is reflected within an industry by feigning a happy face, advanced persistent threats exist and are often camouflaged through the phenomenon of pareidolia (they resemble something else) within industrial networks. But how can we spot these threats? And, above all, is it possible to pre-empt their malicious intentions?
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Contactless payment? Not on my shift...

Posted on 12/18/2014, by Miguel Herrero (INCIBE)
Mobile Pwn2Own 2014, an event focused on discovering vulnerabilities targeting last generation mobiles, compromised five top quality smartphones. Different techniques were used to compromise these, being NFC the technology used to vulnerate Samsung Galaxy 5 and LG Nexus 5 and getting control of the mobile. It is not the first time NFC stars in security news. Not too long ago we could see how a...