email security

A representative of the U.S.-based optometric clinics chain Simon Eye confirmed that its security teams detected a data breach that could affect more than 140,000 users after a group ofRead More →

Security specialists report the detection of at least 40 security flaws in a popular encryption mechanism whose exploitation would have allowed threat actors to deploy Man-in-The-Middle (MiTM) attacks in orderRead More →

U.S. authorities are trying to establish a harsh sentence against Peter Levashov, Russian hacker known in the cybercriminal community as the “Bot Master”, accusing him of operating a massive botnetRead More →

A couple of months ago ESET researchers reported the detection of a hacking campaign targeting Spanish-speaking countries, mainly Venezuela. The operators of this campaign used a malware known as BandookRead More →

When analyzing the most ambitious phishing campaigns, researchers often intuit the deployment of complex techniques and procedures. Nonetheless, the increasing use of the URL forwarding technique for deploying multi-layer phishingRead More →

A recent report from security firm Qualys details the finding of multiple security vulnerabilities in the popular email transfer agent Exim, employed on the most important email servers. According toRead More →