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Computer Business Review
Kaspersky Lab promises to protect consumers from ransomware with latest security solutionsKaspersky Lab has unveiled the latest versions of its consumer security solutio
Kaspersky Lab promises to protect consumers from ransomware with latest security solutions
Computer Business Review / Posted 2 days ago
Kaspersky Lab has unveiled the latest versions of its consumer security solutions with improved data protection features. Kaspersky Lab said the latest solutions will protect consumers across Windows, Mac and Android devices against dangerous... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No More Ransom - Law Enforcement and It Security Companies Join Forces to Fight RansomwareThe Dutch National Police, Europol, Intel Security and Kaspersky Lab have joine
No More Ransom - Law Enforcement and It Security Companies Join Forces to Fight Ransomware
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Dutch National Police, Europol, Intel Security and Kaspersky Lab have joined forces to launch an initiative called No More Ransom, a new step in the cooperation between law enforcement and the private sector to fight ransomware together. No More... Read more
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New Kerala
Kaspersky Lab tracks over 100 sophisticated malicious campaigns - newkerala.com #97014Kaspersky Lab tracks over 100 sophisticated malicious campaigns Posted 28 minu
Kaspersky Lab tracks over 100 sophisticated malicious campaigns - newkerala.com #97014
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Kaspersky Lab tracks over 100 sophisticated malicious campaigns Posted 28 minutes ago | IANS New Delhi, July 28 : Russia-based software security company Kaspersky Lab on Thursday announced that its global research and analysis team has tracked... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Ransomware is the most profitable malware in historyand 10,984 observed respectively. Earlier this week, an alliance of Europol, t
Ransomware is the most profitable malware in history
Computer Business Review / Posted 2 days ago
and 10,984 observed respectively. Earlier this week, an alliance of Europol, the Dutch National Police, Intel Security and Kaspersky Lab launched the online portal, No More Ransom. This aims to inform members of the public about ransomware and... Read more
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CIO
Kaspersky researchers love “Mr. Robot” hacker but claim no Snowden tiesMalware researchers for Kaspersky Lab took to Reddit’s IAmA chat today and pron
Kaspersky researchers love “Mr. Robot” hacker but claim no Snowden ties
CIO / Posted 3 days ago
Malware researchers for Kaspersky Lab took to Reddit’s IAmA chat today and pronounced an affection for the hacker-hero TV show “Mr. Robot” but not NSA hacker Edward Snowden. Responding to a question about how they like it, the team’s global director... Read more
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Business Wire
Kaspersky Lab Presents Latest Versions of Its Flagship Consumer Security Solutions with Enhanced Data Protection Featuresneed to be protected against, whether they realize it or not,” said Justin Prie
Kaspersky Lab Presents Latest Versions of Its Flagship Consumer Security Solutions with Enhanced Data Protection Features
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
need to be protected against, whether they realize it or not,” said Justin Priestley, head of consumer sales North America, Kaspersky Lab. “We understand that need, as well as the others that the modern consumer faces in their daily internet... Read more
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Dundas Star News
A new way to fight back when hackers take your data hostagevictims. The project, a collaboration among Europol, the Dutch National Police
A new way to fight back when hackers take your data hostage
Dundas Star News / Posted 4 days ago
victims. The project, a collaboration among Europol, the Dutch National Police and cybersecurity firms Intel Security and Kaspersky Lab, launched a website this week featuring tools that can help some victims decrypt their data without paying off... Read more
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International Business Times
Interpol, Intel and Kaspersky join hands to end ransomware attacks and dangerous forms of cyberattack. However, a new joint initiative has been la
Interpol, Intel and Kaspersky join hands to end ransomware attacks
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
and dangerous forms of cyberattack. However, a new joint initiative has been launched by Interpol, Intel Security and Kaspersky Labs called "No More Ransom", to fight ransomware attacks and arm victims with the tools necessary to gain back... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Ransomware removal – Europol cops team up with Intel and Kaspersky to tackle criminalslaunched an initiative to tackle the growing threat of ransomware. Europol, th
Ransomware removal – Europol cops team up with Intel and Kaspersky to tackle criminals
Computer Business Review / Posted 5 days ago
launched an initiative to tackle the growing threat of ransomware. Europol, the Dutch National Police, Intel Security and Kaspersky Lab launched the online portal, No More Ransom, which aims to inform members of the public about ransomware and... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
How Do Computers Become Infected With Ransomware?pops up and informs you that your data has been locked and you need to pay a ra
How Do Computers Become Infected With Ransomware?
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 5 days ago
pops up and informs you that your data has been locked and you need to pay a ransom to retrieve it. The above video from Kaspersky Labs provides a brief primer on why you need to be mindful of these nefarious hacks. In related news, Kaspersky... Read more
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The Register
Euro cops, Intel and Kaspersky slay Shade ransomwareNational Police of the Netherlands. "This is why I am very happy about the pol
Euro cops, Intel and Kaspersky slay Shade ransomware
The Register / Posted 5 days ago
National Police of the Netherlands. "This is why I am very happy about the police's collaboration with Intel Security and Kaspersky Lab. Together we will do everything in our power to disturb criminals' money-making schemes and return files to... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Intel, Kaspersky and Europol join forces to tackle growing ransomware threatINTEL SECURITY, Kaspersky Lab and Europol have teamed up to launch a new initia
Intel, Kaspersky and Europol join forces to tackle growing ransomware threat
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 5 days ago
INTEL SECURITY, Kaspersky Lab and Europol have teamed up to launch a new initiative designed to educate people about the threat of ransomware and offer keys that can unlock devices without having to pay the fraudsters. The portal will contain... Read more
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PhysOrg
Police, cyber firms tackle 'ransomware' hacking threatcash in recent years by locking unsuspecting computer users' data after infecti
Police, cyber firms tackle 'ransomware' hacking threat
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
cash in recent years by locking unsuspecting computer users' data after infecting their computers with malicious software. Kaspersky Lab, one of the tech firms supporting the project, said the number of victims attacked by so-called... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Police, cyber firms tackle 'ransomware'cash in recent years by locking unsuspecting computer users' data after infecti
Police, cyber firms tackle 'ransomware'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
cash in recent years by locking unsuspecting computer users' data after infecting their computers with malicious software. Kaspersky Lab, one of the tech firms supporting the project, said the number of victims attacked by so-called... Read more
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CNET
Europol, Intel and Kaspersky team up to crack down on ransomwareImages The European Police Agency Europol on Monday announced a collaboration
Europol, Intel and Kaspersky team up to crack down on ransomware
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
Images The European Police Agency Europol on Monday announced a collaboration with tech giant Intel, security expert Kaspersky Lab and the Netherlands police to tackle the exponential growth of ransomware use by criminals. Together, the... Read more
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Gulf News
Kids addicted to tech? Blame dad, says new surveyand the internet, since they view them as forces for good One third of fathers
Kids addicted to tech? Blame dad, says new survey
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
and the internet, since they view them as forces for good One third of fathers bought their sons or daughters a tablet, Kaspersky Lab said At brunch in Dubai this weekend, we rolled our eyes at a father using a smartphone game to keep his... Read more
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New York Post
Experts predict cybercrime surge in Rio during Olympicsdark Web and pick out whatever you want,” Barlow said, referring to illegal but
Experts predict cybercrime surge in Rio during Olympics
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
dark Web and pick out whatever you want,” Barlow said, referring to illegal but surprisingly user-friendly online stores. Kaspersky Lab, a Moscow-based security group, located such a store in Brazil and published the following items it found on... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Mobile Ransomware Has Mushroomed: ReportThe number of mobile ransomware victims across the globe has increased fourfold
Mobile Ransomware Has Mushroomed: Report
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 8 days ago
The number of mobile ransomware victims across the globe has increased fourfold compared to a year ago, suggests a Kaspersky Lab report released last week. Kaspersky software protected 136,532 users targeted by ransomware from April 2015 to March... Read more
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International Business Times
Ransomware attackers demand higher extortion fees as threats escalate, Symantec reports group encrypts a user's data and demands that they pay a ransom in exchange for
Ransomware attackers demand higher extortion fees as threats escalate, Symantec reports
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
group encrypts a user's data and demands that they pay a ransom in exchange for a decryption key. According to an earlier Kaspersky Lab report, crypto-ransomware attacks have already reached epidemic status with the number of users hit more than... Read more
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New Kerala
Securing Smart Cities' first year, supporting community grows three-fold - newkerala.com #93418leaders and decision makers for the planning and development of their strategie
Securing Smart Cities' first year, supporting community grows three-fold - newkerala.com #93418
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
leaders and decision makers for the planning and development of their strategies, and we look forward to achieving even more in the upcoming year," said Securing Smart Cities Board Member and Security Expert at Kaspersky Lab, Mohammad Amin Ha... Read more
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CIO
Hackers are targeting the Rio Olympics, so watch out for these cyberthreatsbecause the malware can spy on computer users, said Dmitry Bestuzhev, the head
Hackers are targeting the Rio Olympics, so watch out for these cyberthreats
CIO / Posted 10 days ago
because the malware can spy on computer users, said Dmitry Bestuzhev, the head of global research for security firm Kaspersky Lab. He’s warning visitors to be wary of ATM and point-of-sale machines in the country. They often can be infected... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Security software that uses 'code hooking' opens doors to hackersengine developed by Microsoft and used by over 100 other software vendors. EnS
Security software that uses 'code hooking' opens doors to hackers
techcentral.ie / Posted 10 days ago
engine developed by Microsoft and used by over 100 other software vendors. EnSilo identified affected products from AVG, Kaspersky Lab, McAfee/Intel Security, Symantec, Trend Micro, Bitdefender, Citrix, Webroot, Avast, Emsisoft and Vera... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia's Richest Woman is Ex-Moscow Mayor's Wifesupermarket chain Bakhetle (5th place, $315 million), Natalya Kasperskaya, co-f
Russia's Richest Woman is Ex-Moscow Mayor's Wife
The Moscow Times / Posted 11 days ago
supermarket chain Bakhetle (5th place, $315 million), Natalya Kasperskaya, co-founder of antivirus software maker Kaspersky Lab (8th place, $230 million), and Larisa Belobrova, ex-owner of Primorye bank, founded by her husband Sergei... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Security software that uses 'code hooking' opens the door to hackersengine developed by Microsoft and used by over 100 other software vendors. EnS
Security software that uses 'code hooking' opens the door to hackers
Computer World Australia / Posted 11 days ago
engine developed by Microsoft and used by over 100 other software vendors. EnSilo identified affected products from AVG, Kaspersky Lab, McAfee/Intel Security, Symantec, Trend Micro, Bitdefender, Citrix, Webroot, Avast, Emsisoft and Vera... Read more
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The Register
Your antivirus doesn't like Ammyy. And fraudsters will use that to RAT you out (again)a potentially unwanted app. Ammyy developers had managed to remove the malware
Your antivirus doesn't like Ammyy. And fraudsters will use that to RAT you out (again)
The Register / Posted 11 days ago
a potentially unwanted app. Ammyy developers had managed to remove the malware at the time of publication. Researchers at Kaspersky Lab reckon that attackers used weaknesses in the Ammyy website in order to add the malware to the installation... Read more
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Ars Technica
Criminals plant banking malware where victims least expect itbanking trojan in that they both provided remote access to the computer they ra
Criminals plant banking malware where victims least expect it
Ars Technica / Posted 12 days ago
banking trojan in that they both provided remote access to the computer they ran on. As researchers from antivirus provider Kaspersky Lab explained: We should note that attacks of this type (Watering Hole) are very effective, and doubly dangerous... Read more
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International Business Times
'International crime ring' involved in $2.2m ATM malware heist did not elaborate on the European case, however one major incident was reported
'International crime ring' involved in $2.2m ATM malware heist
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
did not elaborate on the European case, however one major incident was reported in 2014 when cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab uncovered a widespread campaign using a piece of ATM malware called Tyupkin. At the time, it had been used by... Read more
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International Business Times
Intel Security reveals Brits' riskiest holiday destinations for online security people letting their guard down whilst unknowingly opening themselves up to cyb
Intel Security reveals Brits' riskiest holiday destinations for online security
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
people letting their guard down whilst unknowingly opening themselves up to cyberattacks. According to a recent survey by Kaspersky Lab, people are more likely to lose their personal data rather than money abroad with nearly 82% of people... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Mobile Ransomware Has Mushroomed: ReportThe number of mobile ransomware victims across the globe has increased fourfold
Mobile Ransomware Has Mushroomed: Report
E-Commerce Times / Posted 16 days ago
The number of mobile ransomware victims across the globe has increased fourfold compared to a year ago, suggests a Kaspersky Lab report released last week. Kaspersky software protected 136,532 users targeted by ransomware from April 2015 to March... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Mobile Ransomware Has Mushroomed: ReportThe number of mobile ransomware victims across the globe has increased fourfold
Mobile Ransomware Has Mushroomed: Report
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 16 days ago
The number of mobile ransomware victims across the globe has increased fourfold compared to a year ago, suggests a Kaspersky Lab report released last week. Kaspersky software protected 136,532 users targeted by ransomware from April 2015 to March... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Pokemon Go to Launch in Russia This Week (Report)Dmitry Peskov, a spokesman for Russia's president Vladimir Putin, was quoted as
Pokemon Go to Launch in Russia This Week (Report)
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
Dmitry Peskov, a spokesman for Russia's president Vladimir Putin, was quoted as saying by the Russian news agency TASS. The local anti-virus company Kaspersky Lab has also warned that a contaminated version of the game is already being circu... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
UK trains could be delayed by hackers on the lineand companies should be ready to detect them and respond," Darktrace CTO Dave P
UK trains could be delayed by hackers on the line
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 17 days ago
and companies should be ready to detect them and respond," Darktrace CTO Dave Palmer told Sky News. Fellow security firm Kaspersky Lab warned that this sort of thing is likely to get worse. "Hackers can get access not only to simple things like... Read more
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International Business Times
XDedic: Dark Web marketplace selling access to thousands of hacked servers reopens has resurfaced after being exposed earlier this year by cybersecurity researche
XDedic: Dark Web marketplace selling access to thousands of hacked servers reopens
International Business Times / Posted 17 days ago
has resurfaced after being exposed earlier this year by cybersecurity researchers. The market, called xDedic, was found by Kaspersky Lab to be selling access to roughly 70,000 compromised web servers in over 150 countries across the globe. After... Read more
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Inquirier.net
People can’t last 1 minute without checking smartphones–studyas long as you think you would due to a fear of missing out (FOMO). An experim
People can’t last 1 minute without checking smartphones–study
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
as long as you think you would due to a fear of missing out (FOMO). An experiment conducted for software security firm Kaspersky Lab by the Universities of Würzburg and Nottingham-Trent found that, on average, people could not last over a... Read more
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New Kerala
Open public Wi-Fi networks boon for hackers to steal sensitive data (Tech Trend) - newkerala.com #89559the cyber security ramifications of the same," Pavan Duggal, one of the nation'
Open public Wi-Fi networks boon for hackers to steal sensitive data (Tech Trend) - newkerala.com #89559
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
the cyber security ramifications of the same," Pavan Duggal, one of the nation's top cyber law experts, told IANS. The Kaspersky Lab report found the pressure from work to get online is clouding the judgment of business travellers when... Read more
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The Hill
$6 hacked-server market returnsmarketplace for hacked servers is back online, after shutting down in June when
$6 hacked-server market returns
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
marketplace for hacked servers is back online, after shutting down in June when it was outed by the software security firm Kaspersky Lab. The marketplace, xDedic, allowed anyone to purchase access to servers for as little as $6. It had reportedly... Read more
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express
Terror on the trains: Cyber attacks REVEALED on UK railways as ISIS hacking threat remainsworking inside MoD The gang also said it would leak secret British intelligenc
Terror on the trains: Cyber attacks REVEALED on UK railways as ISIS hacking threat remains
express / Posted 18 days ago
working inside MoD The gang also said it would leak secret British intelligence data. Sergey Gordeychick, researcher at Kaspersky Lab in Moscow, said the recent attacks on UK rail were understood to be sponsored by nation states. He said:... Read more
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International Business Times
UK Network Rail: Darktrace reveals British transport system had four nation-state hacks in one year "exploratory" rather than disruptive. Speaking with Sky News, Sergey Gordeychi
UK Network Rail: Darktrace reveals British transport system had four nation-state hacks in one year
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
"exploratory" rather than disruptive. Speaking with Sky News, Sergey Gordeychik, cybersecurity researcher at Russian firm Kaspersky Lab, said access to UK rail could give hackers control over everything from online information boards to the... Read more
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International Business Times
Petya clone Satana is the new Russian-linked 'ransomware from hell', says Kaspesky Lab from hell". Security experts claim that the malware's name indicates that it ma
Petya clone Satana is the new Russian-linked 'ransomware from hell', says Kaspesky Lab
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
from hell". Security experts claim that the malware's name indicates that it may have "Russian-speaking origins". Kaspersky Lab senior malware analyst Fedor Sinitsyn told IBTimes UK: "Satana carries ransom notes in two languages: Russian... Read more
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International Business Times
Banks across Taiwan on high alert as suspected Russian criminals use ATM malware to steal millions could give criminals full control over cash machines In May earlier this year,
Banks across Taiwan on high alert as suspected Russian criminals use ATM malware to steal millions
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
could give criminals full control over cash machines In May earlier this year, Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab revealed that a long-used ATM malware programme called 'Skimer' had resurfaced in an evolved form and could be... Read more
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SKY News
Four Cyber Attacks On UK Railways In A Yearare vulnerable to hackers, who could cause injury or death in the real world.
Four Cyber Attacks On UK Railways In A Year
SKY News / Posted 19 days ago
are vulnerable to hackers, who could cause injury or death in the real world. Sergey Gordeychik, a security researcher at Kaspersky Lab in Moscow, has discovered several weaknesses in rail infrastructure. He told Sky News: "Hackers can get access... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
~ Converge! Network Digestduring the 2016 UEFA European Championship, according to a new report from Allo
~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 19 days ago
during the 2016 UEFA European Championship, according to a new report from Allot Communications, in collaboration with Kaspersky Lab. The research analyzed the mobile app and website usage of one million randomly selected mobile subscribers... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
UEFA Euro 2016 Brought Increased Cyber Threats to Fans ~ Converge! Network Digestduring the 2016 UEFA European Championship, according to a new report from Allo
UEFA Euro 2016 Brought Increased Cyber Threats to Fans ~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 19 days ago
during the 2016 UEFA European Championship, according to a new report from Allot Communications, in collaboration with Kaspersky Lab. The research analyzed the mobile app and website usage of one million randomly selected mobile subscribers... Read more
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Business Wire
Kaspersky Lab Discovers Vulnerable Industrial Control Systems Likely Belonging to Large Organizationsone vulnerable component at any single moment in time,” said Andrey Suvorov, He
Kaspersky Lab Discovers Vulnerable Industrial Control Systems Likely Belonging to Large Organizations
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
one vulnerable component at any single moment in time,” said Andrey Suvorov, Head of Critical Infrastructure Protection, Kaspersky Lab. “However, this doesn’t mean that there is no way to protect a factory, a power plant, or even a block in a... Read more
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The Register
Amazingly insecure industrial control systems + internet = Cupful of nopeare exposed to the internet, creating a severe risk because most are hopelessly
Amazingly insecure industrial control systems + internet = Cupful of nope
The Register / Posted 19 days ago
are exposed to the internet, creating a severe risk because most are hopelessly insecure, according to a new study by Kaspersky Lab. To minimise the possibility of a cyber-attack, Industrial Control Systems (ICS) are supposed to be run in a... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
How to become a cybersecurity expertof the greatest threats to any business, as the slightest oversight could resul
How to become a cybersecurity expert
Manila Standard Today / Posted 21 days ago
of the greatest threats to any business, as the slightest oversight could result in financial catastrophe,” says David. Kaspersky Lab, another security solutions provider, says crypto-ransomware, which encrypts data on users’ systems, has become... Read more
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NBC News
Hacker Alert: How to Keep Your Info Safe at the Olympicsdangers of using Wi-Fi in Rio There are plenty of Wi-Fi hotspots in Rio, but y
Hacker Alert: How to Keep Your Info Safe at the Olympics
NBC News / Posted 21 days ago
dangers of using Wi-Fi in Rio There are plenty of Wi-Fi hotspots in Rio, but you should not assume any of them is secure. Kaspersky Lab recently reported that a quarter of all Wi-Fi networks around the Olympic venues in Rio are not... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Mobile Ransomware Has Mushroomed: Report | MalwareThe number of mobile ransomware victims across the globe has increased fourfold
Mobile Ransomware Has Mushroomed: Report | Malware
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 22 days ago
The number of mobile ransomware victims across the globe has increased fourfold compared to a year ago, suggests a Kaspersky Lab report released last week. Kaspersky software protected 136,532 users targeted by ransomware from April 2015 to March... Read more
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Business Wire
Dropping Elephant: Cyber-espionage Group Hunts High Profile Targets with Low Profile ToolsWOBURN, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kaspersky Lab announced today its researchers i
Dropping Elephant: Cyber-espionage Group Hunts High Profile Targets with Low Profile Tools
Business Wire / Posted 22 days ago
WOBURN, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kaspersky Lab announced today its researchers investigated a threat actor that was undertaking aggressive cyber-espionage activity in the Asian region, targeting multiple diplomatic and government entities with a... Read more
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Computer Business Review
NCA: Cyber criminals beating business in UK cyber raceand help law enforcement in the fight against cyber crime," Saunders added. Da
NCA: Cyber criminals beating business in UK cyber race
Computer Business Review / Posted 23 days ago
and help law enforcement in the fight against cyber crime," Saunders added. David Emm, Principal Security Researcher at Kaspersky Lab, said: "The NCA's findings are a warning to all organisations that it is simply no longer enough to protect the... Read more
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