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08 Dec   Virus News

Kaspersky Lab’s New Malware Count Falls by 15,000 a Day in 2015, as Cybercriminals Look to Save Money

According to Kaspersky Lab, 2015 marked the moment when demand for new malicious programs reached saturation point, as the number of new malware files detected every day by its products fell by 15,000, from 325,000 in 2014 to 310,000

04 Dec   Virus News

Infamous Cyber-Espionage Group Sofacy Resurfaces with New Malicious Tools

Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team has spotted new attacks by the Sofacy group which make use of several upgraded techniques designed for aggressive persistency and greater invisibility of malicious activity in the attacked system

03 Dec   Virus News

Kaspersky Lab: in 2015, the word “cyber-security” entered popular culture

In 2015, the word "cyber-security" became trendy. Perhaps for the first time in history, issues relating to the security of the Internet and the protection of internal networks were discussed by and relevant to every sector of the economy as well as everyday life: from finance, manufacturing/industrial, automotive and aircraft to wearable devices, healthcare, dating services and more

19 Nov   Virus News

Russian-language cybercrime: 95% of incidents are about stealing money

Experts working in Kaspersky Lab’s Computer Incidents Investigation Department (CIID) have spent the last three and a half years investigating more than 330 cybersecurity incidents affecting government and private-sector organizations

17 Nov   Virus News

The End of the World for APTs As We Know Them in 2016

Advanced Persistent Threats as we know them will cease to exist in 2016, replaced by deeper, embedded attacks that are harder to detect and trace back to the perpetrators, according to Kaspersky Lab experts

12 Nov   Virus News

Kaspersky Lab Financial Fraud Report: the Threat Businesses Would Like to Prevent at All Costs

60% of businesses admitted experiencing at least one IT security incident which led directly to or related to financial fraud, according to Kaspersky Lab’s latest report based on Corporate IT Security Risks Survey results - a global survey of more than 5,500 company executives and professionals from 26 countries

12 Nov   Virus News

Spam in Q3 2015: Spammers Exploit Tourists and the Lonely with Fake Airline Tickets and Russian Brides

Kaspersky Lab’s latest report – ‘Spam and Phishing in Q3 2015’ reveals the latest spam and phishing trends across the globe

11 Nov   Virus News

Beaches, carnivals and cybercrime: Kaspersky Lab shares insights on Brazilian cyber underground

Unique local cyberattacks and international cooperation with criminal groups in Eastern Europe, unsound government security and vague legislation, theft of money and private data, direct offensive ops on local victims and criminal-to-criminal services

10 Nov   Product news, Virus News

Catch OS X Malware: New Kaspersky Lab Scanners are Available in the App Store

Kaspersky Lab presents its new free-of-charge solution for computers running on OS X – Kaspersky Virus Scanner for Mac.

09 Nov   Product news, Virus News

From Digital Friend to Frenemy: 29% Takes a Device into the Bathroom, Despite the Risk of Being Hacked and Spied On

Research by Kaspersky Lab and B2B International shows that the relationship between users and their digital devices is often closer than between best friends, with 29% taking them into the bathroom and 25% sharing secrets with their device that they don’t want anyone else to know

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