During the first semester of 2018, crime earned 9,231 million pesos for fraudulent operations against clients only in the banking sector, according to the National Commission for the Protection France Phone Number List and Defense of Users of Financial Services (Condusef). Cyberattacks are a negative point that hits companies hard. The most recent case was carried out by Mega cable .
The firm joined the list of victim companies and informed its users through their official social networks:
The company disclosed this information because the attack affected its customer service services , which is why subscribers who came to carry out procedures at the service offices or to pay at the Oxxo branches were the most affected.
We are working to restore services to 100 percent, we regret any inconvenience caused inadvertently and ask our subscribers for your understanding and patience.
So far they are working to regain control of their services Phone Number List. However, this has become a constant for companies in a short time, since during September of this year, almost 50 million Facebook accounts were exposed to an intrusion.
Given this, the co-founder of the platform, Mark Zuckerberg, explained that “we face constant attacks from people who want to take accounts or steal information around the world. While I’m glad we found this, fixed the vulnerability, and secured accounts that may be at risk, the reality is that we have to keep developing new tools to prevent this from happening in the first place. “
Meanwhile, another company that also suffered a cyber attack is the insurer AXA , specifically in the Interbank Electronic Payment System (SPEI).
Given this, the Bank of Mexico, the Ministry of Finance and the National Banking and Securities Commission (CNBV) raised the level of information security alert in the operation of the participants in the payment system to red.