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Op-Ed News
Russian tech mogul Eugene Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival antivirus makerIn 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world’s top security compan
Russian tech mogul Eugene Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival antivirus maker
Op-Ed News / Posted an hour ago
In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world’s top security companies, told some of his lieutenants that they should attack rival antivirus software maker AVG Technologies N.V. by “rubbing them out in the outhouse,” one of several... Read more
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Canberra Times
Russia's Eugene Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival, email showsEugene Kaspersky, chairman and CEO of Kaspersky Lab. Photo: Reuters In 2009, E
Russia's Eugene Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival, email shows
Canberra Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Eugene Kaspersky, chairman and CEO of Kaspersky Lab. Photo: Reuters In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world's top security companies, told some of his lieutenants that they should attack rival anti-virus software maker AVG... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Russia's Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival, email showsEugene Kaspersky, chairman and CEO of Kaspersky Lab, listens to a question duri
Russia's Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival, email shows
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 hours ago
Eugene Kaspersky, chairman and CEO of Kaspersky Lab, listens to a question during an interview in New York March 10, 2015. SAN FRANCISCO In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world's top security companies, told some of his lieutenants... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Russia's Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival, email showsSAN FRANCISCO In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world's top s
Russia's Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival, email shows
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 7 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world's top security companies, told some of his lieutenants that they should attack rival antivirus software maker AVG Technologies N.V. (AVG.N) by "rubbing them out in the outhouse,"... Read more
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Reuters
Russia's Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival, email showsAn employee works at the headquarters of Kaspersky Labs, a company which specia
Russia's Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival, email shows
Reuters / Posted 8 hours ago
An employee works at the headquarters of Kaspersky Labs, a company which specialises in the production of antivirus and internet security software, in Moscow July 29, 2013. SAN FRANCISCO In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russia's Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival, email showsSAN FRANCISCO: In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world's top
Russia's Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival, email shows
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO: In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world's top security companies, told some of his lieutenants that they should attack rival antivirus software maker AVG Technologies N.V. by "rubbing them out in the outhouse," one of... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Kaspersky denies faking anti-virus info to thwart rivalsReuters article quoted anonymous sources saying Kaspersky tagged benign files a
Kaspersky denies faking anti-virus info to thwart rivals
techcentral.ie / Posted 11 days ago
Reuters article quoted anonymous sources saying Kaspersky tagged benign files as dangerous, possibly harming users Responding to allegations from anonymous ex-employees, security firm Kaspersky Lab has denied planting misleading information in its... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Kaspersky accused of faking malware to make its rivals look badRUSSIAN SECURITY FIRM Kaspersky has been accused of creating malware in order t
Kaspersky accused of faking malware to make its rivals look bad
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 11 days ago
RUSSIAN SECURITY FIRM Kaspersky has been accused of creating malware in order to mess with its rivals, and it ain't having that. A report on Reuters has the exclusive on this and offers two ex-Kaspersky'ers as sources. The pair, who have remained... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Eugene Kaspersky labels phoney-malware allegations ‘complete nonsense’Security chief rebuffs report claiming firm attacked rival antimalware vendors.
Eugene Kaspersky labels phoney-malware allegations ‘complete nonsense’
Computer Business Review / Posted 11 days ago
Security chief rebuffs report claiming firm attacked rival antimalware vendors. Eugene Kaspersky dismissed allegations that his company had created phoney malware in a bid to trick rival security firms into disabling core functions on customers'... Read more
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The Register
Kaspersky: Freemasons coded fake malware in the Bermuda TriangleEugene Kaspersky has taken to his blog to make another stinging rebuttal of a R
Kaspersky: Freemasons coded fake malware in the Bermuda Triangle
The Register / Posted 12 days ago
Eugene Kaspersky has taken to his blog to make another stinging rebuttal of a Reuters report that alleged the company that bears his name deliberately sabotaged rival antivirus packages. “The Reuters story is based on information provided by... Read more
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Canberra Times
Kaspersky faked malware to harm rivals, ex-employees claimMoscow-based KAspersky Lab is one of the biggest antivirus companies in the wor
Kaspersky faked malware to harm rivals, ex-employees claim
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
Moscow-based KAspersky Lab is one of the biggest antivirus companies in the world. Photo: Reuters Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the world, Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, tried to damage rivals in the... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Kaspersky denies faking anti-virus info to thwart rivalsResponding to allegations from anonymous ex-employees, security firm Kaspersky
Kaspersky denies faking anti-virus info to thwart rivals
Computer World Australia / Posted 12 days ago
Responding to allegations from anonymous ex-employees, security firm Kaspersky Lab has denied planting misleading information in its public virus reports as a way to foil competitors. "Kaspersky Lab has never conducted any secret campaign to trick... Read more
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The Register
'We've got the sanitation problem solved', says world's richest poop drinkerThese were some of the best quotes: The team behind the film Dallas Buyer's Cl
'We've got the sanitation problem solved', says world's richest poop drinker
The Register / Posted 12 days ago
These were some of the best quotes: The team behind the film Dallas Buyer's Club wants to go pirate hunting down under, but local authorities aren't so eager. Justice Nye Perram said the group's legal arguments for suing torrent users were nowhere... Read more
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iTNews
Kaspersky faked malware to harm rivals: Ex-employeesCompany strongly denies allegations. Over a decade, one of the largest securit
Kaspersky faked malware to harm rivals: Ex-employees
iTNews / Posted 12 days ago
Company strongly denies allegations. Over a decade, one of the largest security companies in the world, Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, tried to damage rivals by tricking their antivirus software programs into classifying benign files as malicious,... Read more
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The Register
I've seen Kaspersky slap his staff with a walrus penis – and even I doubt the false-positive claimsComment Eugene Kaspersky is a complex character and capable of many things, but
I've seen Kaspersky slap his staff with a walrus penis – and even I doubt the false-positive claims
The Register / Posted 14 days ago
Comment Eugene Kaspersky is a complex character and capable of many things, but Friday's allegations that he ordered staff to deliberately sabotage rival antivirus packages smells fishy. On the one hand, the problem of AV products flagging up false... Read more
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Engadget
Report: Kaspersky developed malware to trip up competitionReuters reports that a pair of former employees have accused Moscow-based Kaspe
Report: Kaspersky developed malware to trip up competition
Engadget / Posted 14 days ago
Reuters reports that a pair of former employees have accused Moscow-based Kaspersky Labs of building malware to trick its competition into flagging and quarantining important, non-viral, files on customers' computers. Basically the malware would... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Antivirus firm Kaspersky faked malware to harm rivals:workersSAN FRANCISCO - Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security c
Antivirus firm Kaspersky faked malware to harm rivals:workers
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO - Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the world, Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, tried to damage rivals in the marketplace by tricking their antivirus software programs into classifying benign files as... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Top Antivirus Firm Allegedly Created Malware To Harm CompetitorsSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest
Top Antivirus Firm Allegedly Created Malware To Harm Competitors
The Huffington Post / Posted 14 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the world, Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, tried to damage rivals in the marketplace by tricking their antivirus software programs into classifying... Read more
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PC Advisor
Kaspersky denies faking anti-virus info to thwart rivalsResponding to allegations from anonymous ex-employees, security firm Kaspersky
Kaspersky denies faking anti-virus info to thwart rivals
PC Advisor / Posted 14 days ago
Responding to allegations from anonymous ex-employees, security firm Kaspersky Lab has denied planting misleading information in its public virus reports as a way to foil competitors. "Kaspersky Lab has never conducted any secret campaign to trick... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Ex-Employees Say Antivirus Giant Faked Malware to Damage RivalsBeginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the
Ex-Employees Say Antivirus Giant Faked Malware to Damage Rivals
Entrpreneur / Posted 14 days ago
Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the world, Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, tried to damage rivals in the marketplace by tricking their antivirus software programs into classifying benign files as malicious,... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Kaspersky ex-staff claim firm tricked rivals with phoney virusesDispute over intellectual property led to sabotage, sources tell Reuters. Form
Kaspersky ex-staff claim firm tricked rivals with phoney viruses
Computer Business Review / Posted 14 days ago
Dispute over intellectual property led to sabotage, sources tell Reuters. Former staff at Kaspersky Lab have accused the Russian security firm of damaging rivals by tricking programs into misclassifying core software files as malicious. Microsoft,... Read more
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RTE News
Kaspersky accused of trying to undermine rivalsBeginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the
Kaspersky accused of trying to undermine rivals
RTE News / Posted 14 days ago
Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the world, Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, tried to damage rivals in the marketplace by tricking their antivirus software programmes into classifying benign files as malicious,... Read more
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Quartz
The Russian internet security firm Kapersky is accused of sabotaging its rivals - Quartz trojan horseplay Time to update your antivirus software, again. Acc
The Russian internet security firm Kapersky is accused of sabotaging its rivals
Quartz / Posted 14 days ago
- Quartz trojan horseplay Time to update your antivirus software, again. According to... Read more
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Ars Technica
Report claims Kaspersky faked malware to trip up competitors’ productsTwo former employees of Kaspersky Lab have accused the malware protection softw
Report claims Kaspersky faked malware to trip up competitors’ products
Ars Technica / Posted 14 days ago
Two former employees of Kaspersky Lab have accused the malware protection software company of seeding competitors’ products with fake malware signatures intended to make them erroneously label benign files on customers’ computers as malicious. The... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
employees - Russian antivirus firm faked malware to harm rivalsEmployees work at the headquarters of Kaspersky Labs, a company which specialis
employees - Russian antivirus firm faked malware to harm rivals
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 14 days ago
Employees work at the headquarters of Kaspersky Labs, a company which specialises in the production of antivirus and internet security software, in Moscow July 29, 2013. SAN FRANCISCO Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security... Read more
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iol.co.za
Kaspersky ‘tricked’ rivalsSan Francisco - Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security c
Kaspersky ‘tricked’ rivals
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
San Francisco - Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the world, Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, tried to damage rivals in the marketplace by tricking their antivirus software programs into classifying benign files as... Read more
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Business Insider
Russian antivirus firm Kaspersky faked malware to harm rivals, according to former employeesBeginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the
Russian antivirus firm Kaspersky faked malware to harm rivals, according to former employees
Business Insider / Posted 14 days ago
Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the world, Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, tried to damage rivals in the marketplace by tricking their antivirus-software programs into classifying benign files as malicious,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
employees: Russian antivirus firm faked malware to harm rivalsSAN FRANCISCO: Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security co
employees: Russian antivirus firm faked malware to harm rivals
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO: Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the world, Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, tried to damage rivals in the marketplace by tricking their antivirus software programs into classifying benign files as... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Russian antivirus firm faked malware to harm rivals -employeesSAN FRANCISCO Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security com
Russian antivirus firm faked malware to harm rivals -employees
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 14 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the world, Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, tried to damage rivals in the marketplace by tricking their antivirus software programs into classifying benign files as... Read more
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Reuters
Russian antivirus firm faked malware to harm rivals -employeesSAN FRANCISCO Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security com
Russian antivirus firm faked malware to harm rivals -employees
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO Beginning more than a decade ago, one of the largest security companies in the world, Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab, tried to damage rivals in the marketplace by tricking their antivirus software programs into classifying benign files as... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Kaspersky Lab: A Cybersecurity Leader With Ties To Russian Govt.Given Russia's cyber skills, it's not surprising that a Russian entrepreneur, E
Kaspersky Lab: A Cybersecurity Leader With Ties To Russian Govt.
KPBS San Diego / Posted 18 days ago
Given Russia's cyber skills, it's not surprising that a Russian entrepreneur, Eugene Kaspersky, runs one of the world's leading companies offering protection from malware and online crime. But with the current tensions between Russia and the West,... Read more
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Alaska Public
NPR Story | Alaska Public MediaKaspersky Lab: A Cybersecurity Leader With Ties To Russian Govt. Given Russia'
NPR Story | Alaska Public Media
Alaska Public / Posted 18 days ago
Kaspersky Lab: A Cybersecurity Leader With Ties To Russian Govt. Given Russia's cyber skills, it's not surprising that a Russian entrepreneur, Eugene Kaspersky, runs one of the world's leading companies offering protection from malware and online... Read more
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The Register
Ransacked US OPM wins Pwnie Award for 'Most EPIC Fail'Black Hat 2015 For the past nine years Black Hat has staged its Pwnie Awards, d
Ransacked US OPM wins Pwnie Award for 'Most EPIC Fail'
The Register / Posted 22 days ago
Black Hat 2015 For the past nine years Black Hat has staged its Pwnie Awards, devoted to recognizing the best and worst aspects of computer security, and this year's winner of the least welcome award is the US government's Office of Personnel... Read more
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Computer Business Review
5 most vicious cyberattacks on global governmentsAfter a hack on the German federal prosecutor's office, we review other damagin
5 most vicious cyberattacks on global governments
Computer Business Review / Posted 25 days ago
After a hack on the German federal prosecutor's office, we review other damaging hits. A cyberattack on the German federal prosecutor's office last week is only the latest incident of hacking against governments and public bodies from around the... Read more
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sportsmole
Kaspersky: 'F1 cars can be hacked'Internet security billionaire Eugene Kaspersky has insisted that it would be po
Kaspersky: 'F1 cars can be hacked'
sportsmole / Posted 1 months ago
Internet security billionaire Eugene Kaspersky has insisted that it would be possible to hack into a Formula 1 car. Hackers recently discovered a bug in the entertainment system in a Jeep Cherokee, allowing them to control the cars brakes from more... Read more
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