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04 Aug   Business News, Product news, Virus News

72% of Botnet DDoS Attacks’ Victims Are Located in 10 countries, Kaspersky Lab’s Stats Shows

According to the Kaspersky DDoS Intelligence statistics for Q2 of 2015, three-quarters of resources attacked via botnets are located in just 10 countries.

30 Jul   Virus News

Kaspersky Lab Reporting: Mobile malware has grown almost 3-fold in Q2, and cyberespionage attacks target SMB companies

Kaspersky Lab has published its Q2 cyberthreats report highlighting key security incidents of the quarter and evaluating the Q2 cyberthreat level

14 Jul   Virus News

An ‘Encrypted’ Encryptor Menaces Gamers: TeslaCrypt 2.0 Conceals its Identity to Demand a $500 Ransom

Most TeslaCrypt infections occur in the USA, Germany and Spain; followed by Italy, France and United Kingdom.

08 Jul   Virus News

Wild Neutron: Mysterious Cyber-espionage Actor Returns with New Tricks and Victims

In 2013, a hacker group known to Kaspersky Lab as “Wild Neutron” (and which is also known as “Jripbot” and “Morpho”) attacked several high profile companies including Apple, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft

10 Jun   Virus News

Duqu is back: Kaspersky Lab reveals cyberattack on its corporate network that also hit high profile victims in Western countries, the Middle East and Asia

Kaspersky Lab uncovers Duqu 2.0 – a highly sophisticated malware platform exploiting up to three zero-day vulnerabilities

29 May   Product news, Virus News

DDoS on the Move: in Q1 More Countries Suffered Botnet Attacks, Kaspersky Lab Stats Show

Cybercriminals in Q1 2015 carried out more than 23,000 botnet-assisted DDoS attacks on web resources located in 76 countries.

28 May   Virus News

Kaspersky Lab discovers Grabit: A Cyber-spy Tracking SMBs in Thailand, India and the US

Kaspersky Lab has recently discovered a new business-oriented cyber-spying campaign called Grabit that was able to steal about 10,000 files from small/medium-sized organizations based mostly in Thailand, India and the US

21 May   Virus News

Live ID as a bait: Kaspersky Lab warns of a new scam

Experts are warning of a new scam that uses Windows Live ID as a bait to catch personal information stored in user profiles on services like Xbox LIVE, Zune, Hotmail, Outlook, MSN, Messenger and OneDrive.

18 May   Product news, Virus News

Hidden Danger: Small Businesses Dismiss Mobile Risks, Overlooking BYOD Threats

Many small-business owners believe BYOD (bring-your-own-device) poses no threat to their company and have no interest in spending effort on mobile device security.

14 May   Virus News

Targeted Cyber-Attacks to Infiltrate Nations around the South China Sea

From setting up spying infrastructure within a country’s borders for real-time connections and data mining, to spying tools with 48 commands, a new report by Kaspersky Lab shows how the threat actor Naikon has spent the last five years successfully infiltrating national organisations around the South China Sea.

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