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Cybersecurity Highlights

This section registers the most relevant incidents or public events related to the cybersecurity and information and communication technologies (ICT), in a way that a chronological history of them is available, together with their main links, references and information sources.
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Three iPhone 0-day used for spyware

The new version IOS 9.3.5 has fixed three vulnerabilities that until now they have been used by a spyware named Pegasus, apparently created by NSO Group, an Israeli cyber-espionage services...

Hacking group linked to NSA tools leaked online

A group os hackers called ShadowBrokers have published through Github and Tumblr a bunch of tools and vulnerabilities belonging to Equation group, a cybersecurity group linked to NSA and that were...

The key to more than 100 M vehicles in danger.

A group of researchers have managed to clone using software and low cost electronic material the keys to vehicles manufactured by Volkswagen since 1995. Using an Arduino based transceiver it is...

WhatsApp enables end-to-end encryption

WhatsApp has enabled end-to-end encryption for conversations and pone calls in its latest versions (2.12.556 for Android y 2.16.1 in case of iOS). This encryption will increase security for the...

German hospitals affected by ransomware

Several German hospitals have been infected with ransomware, which has caused disturbances in the normal operations. In the case of Lukas Hospital on February 10, the operation of the hospital was...

Poodle: exploiting SSL 3.0

Published a new attack against the obsolete and unsecured version 3.0 of the SSL cryptographic protocol, called POODLE (Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption). Taking advantage of the...