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iafrica.com
People over 55 at more risk online?Kaspersky Lab and B2B International have studied the online behaviour of people
People over 55 at more risk online?
iafrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Kaspersky Lab and B2B International have studied the online behaviour of people over 55 years of age - so how safe are they online? The research found that the age group takes less precautions online, making them a prime target for... Read more
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CNET
Use your eyes, voice -- and thoughts -- to replace passwordsor Google accounts. That's the problem with passwords -- and we have only ours
Use your eyes, voice -- and thoughts -- to replace passwords
CNET / Posted 23 hours ago
or Google accounts. That's the problem with passwords -- and we have only ourselves to blame. Security software company Kaspersky Lab, for example, found that nearly a quarter of the consumers it surveyed used just five passwords for almost 20... Read more
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birminghammail
Agency wins new clients to support city centre movecity centre. The 13-strong team has secured work from as far afield as Russia,
Agency wins new clients to support city centre move
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
city centre. The 13-strong team has secured work from as far afield as Russia, having been engaged by cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab to provide creative and digital services to support its partnership with Ferrari in Formula 1 and the Blancpain... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Six tips for staying safe onlineand more people are falling victim to cybercrimes, from downloading malware to
Six tips for staying safe online
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 2 days ago
and more people are falling victim to cybercrimes, from downloading malware to falling for phishing scams. We spoke to Kaspersky Lab Africa's MD Riaan Badenhorst to find out how users can stay safe online. Here are six tips for staying safe... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
ATMs facing potential cyberthreat with biometric skimmers – researchinformation from the card’s magnetic strip and pin-code with help of a fake ATM
ATMs facing potential cyberthreat with biometric skimmers – research
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
information from the card’s magnetic strip and pin-code with help of a fake ATM pin pad or a web camera. Investigation by Kaspersky Lab reveals there are already at least twelve sellers offering skimmers capable of stealing victims’ fingerprints.... Read more
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The News & Observer
Five myths about smartphonesall day doesn’t necessarily mean you’re getting things done. A study released i
Five myths about smartphones
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
all day doesn’t necessarily mean you’re getting things done. A study released in August, commissioned by the security firm Kaspersky Lab, found quite the opposite. Researchers from the Universities of Wrzburg and Nottingham-Trent asked 95... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Yahoo hack is latest major cyber-attackever, affecting some 500 million accounts. For Tanguy de Coatpont, head of the
Yahoo hack is latest major cyber-attack
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
ever, affecting some 500 million accounts. For Tanguy de Coatpont, head of the French and North African divisions of Kaspersky Lab, a computer security company, it is “the biggest in history involving a single company”. Michael Bittan, a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Yahoo hack is latest major cyber-attack"what it believes is a state-sponsored actor" For Tanguy de Coatpont, head of
Yahoo hack is latest major cyber-attack
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
"what it believes is a state-sponsored actor" For Tanguy de Coatpont, head of the French and North African divisions of Kaspersky Lab, a computer security company, it is "the biggest in history involving a single company". Michael Bittan, a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Russia? China? Who hacked Yahoo, and why?ever, affecting some 500 million accounts. For Tanguy de Coatpont, head of the
Russia? China? Who hacked Yahoo, and why?
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
ever, affecting some 500 million accounts. For Tanguy de Coatpont, head of the French and North African divisions of Kaspersky Lab, a computer security company, it is "the biggest in history involving a single company". Michael Bittan, a... Read more
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New Kerala
Kaspersky Lab to examine future threats to ATMs with 'Biometric skimmers' - newkerala.com #122793banking industry is responding with new authentication solutions, some of which
Kaspersky Lab to examine future threats to ATMs with 'Biometric skimmers' - newkerala.com #122793
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
banking industry is responding with new authentication solutions, some of which are based on biometrics. According to a Kaspersky Lab investigation into underground cybercrime, there are already at least twelve sellers offering skimmers capable... Read more
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iafrica.com
Hackers are planning to steal biometricsJust as the cyber industry is expected to get more secure due to biometrics, Ka
Hackers are planning to steal biometrics
iafrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Just as the cyber industry is expected to get more secure due to biometrics, Kaspersky Lab has revealed that biometric skimmers are now being developed. Not only will criminals be able to steal fingerprints, but they can also take advantage of... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
There Is Literally No Excuse For Plugging In An Unfamiliar USB Stickpossible consequences include being hit with ransomware which can encrypt all f
There Is Literally No Excuse For Plugging In An Unfamiliar USB Stick
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 6 days ago
possible consequences include being hit with ransomware which can encrypt all files until a ransom payment has been made.” Kaspersky Lab addded: “Autorun settings may take USB-borne malware to another level, too. If a computer is set up to run... Read more
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FOX News
Iran Oil Industry Fires, Blasts Raise Suspicions Of Hackingand defense capabilities in recent years, has sought outside assistance in its
Iran Oil Industry Fires, Blasts Raise Suspicions Of Hacking
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
and defense capabilities in recent years, has sought outside assistance in its investigation. The Russian antivirus firm Kaspersky Lab, whose analysts were among the first to investigate Stuxnet, said it wasn't involved in investigating this... Read more
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Baseline
Coping With the Lack of Security Talent | BaselineIT security expertise needed to contend with cyber-threats on its own. A recent
Coping With the Lack of Security Talent | Baseline
Baseline / Posted 8 days ago
IT security expertise needed to contend with cyber-threats on its own. A recent survey from security software-maker Kaspersky Lab indicates that a lack of security talent is not only handicapping companies in their efforts to contend with... Read more
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Small Business Computing
Ransomware and the $99K SMB ShakedownHow does parting with nearly a hundred grand because of lax PC security sound t
Ransomware and the $99K SMB Shakedown
Small Business Computing / Posted 8 days ago
How does parting with nearly a hundred grand because of lax PC security sound to you? According to new research from Kaspersky Lab, small business owners can now add the high cost of a ransomware attack to the litany of reasons why they... Read more
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iafrica.com
Six tips for staying safe onlineand more people are falling victim to cybercrimes, from downloading malware to
Six tips for staying safe online
iafrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
and more people are falling victim to cybercrimes, from downloading malware to falling for phishing scams. We spoke to Kaspersky Lab Africa's MD Riaan Badenhorst to find out how users can stay safe online. Here are six tips for staying safe... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Continuous Authentication: The future of Identity and Access Management (IAM)user – trusting they won’t do anything nonsensical or malicious. In fact, accor
Continuous Authentication: The future of Identity and Access Management (IAM)
Computer World Australia / Posted 12 days ago
user – trusting they won’t do anything nonsensical or malicious. In fact, according to a survey by B2B International and Kaspersky Lab, 32% of respondents who share an Internet-enabled device with their relatives, colleagues or friends noted that... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Dropbox Drops Other Shoe in Years-Old Data Breachin that the scale of the leak wasn't apparent for quite some time, observed Dav
Dropbox Drops Other Shoe in Years-Old Data Breach
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 12 days ago
in that the scale of the leak wasn't apparent for quite some time, observed David Emm, principal security researcher at Kaspersky Lab. The personal information of more than 65 million Tumblr account holders was offered for sale on the dark Web... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Dropbox Drops Other Shoe in Years-Old Data Breachin that the scale of the leak wasn't apparent for quite some time, observed Dav
Dropbox Drops Other Shoe in Years-Old Data Breach
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 12 days ago
in that the scale of the leak wasn't apparent for quite some time, observed David Emm, principal security researcher at Kaspersky Lab. The personal information of more than 65 million Tumblr account holders was offered for sale on the dark Web... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Average Security Incident Costs SMBs More Than $85,000cost of a security incident for large businesses is $861,000, and for SMBs is $
Average Security Incident Costs SMBs More Than $85,000
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 13 days ago
cost of a security incident for large businesses is $861,000, and for SMBs is $86,500, according to new research from Kaspersky Lab. The report, Measuring the Financial Impact of IT Security on Businesses, released this week, details the... Read more
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express
Pokemon Go tricked THOUSANDS of players into downloading malwarefor Pokemon Go”, has already been downloaded over 500,000 times, with at least
Pokemon Go tricked THOUSANDS of players into downloading malware
express / Posted 14 days ago
for Pokemon Go”, has already been downloaded over 500,000 times, with at least 6,000 successful infections, according to Kaspersky Lab. The app, which appears to have been available as recently as July despite Kaspersky Lab warning Google of the... Read more
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International Business Times
Rogue Pokemon Go Android app called 'Guide for Pokemon Go' roots and hijacks devicesapp masquerading as a "Guide for Pokémon Go" that was available for download o
Rogue Pokemon Go Android app called 'Guide for Pokemon Go' roots and hijacks devices
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
app masquerading as a "Guide for Pokémon Go" that was available for download on the Google Play store until recently. Kaspersky Lab researchers estimate that the phony app managed to successfully infect at least 6,000 victims' phones with the... Read more
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Motorsport.com
How F1 is fighting off the hackerscreate if they were able to get inside an F1's electronics black box.Open doors
How F1 is fighting off the hackers
Motorsport.com / Posted 14 days ago
create if they were able to get inside an F1's electronics black box.Open doors It's why companies like anti-virus giants Kaspersky Lab have thrown themselves into F1 with Ferrari - because the technology progress, high-profile compeition and cost... Read more
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iol.co.za
Five myths about smartphonesall day doesn't necessarily mean you're getting things done. A study released i
Five myths about smartphones
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
all day doesn't necessarily mean you're getting things done. A study released in August, commissioned by the security firm Kaspersky Lab, found quite the opposite. Researchers from the Universities of Würzburg and Nottingham-Trent asked 95... Read more
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metro
Warning over dangerous Apple Mac virus that can take screenshotscan see when you’ve read their DMs on Twitter – and nobody’s happy And, despit
Warning over dangerous Apple Mac virus that can take screenshots
metro / Posted 19 days ago
can see when you’ve read their DMs on Twitter – and nobody’s happy And, despite the discovery of the virus by Kaspersky Lab researcher Stefan Ortloff, it is not known how it is installed on laptops in the first place. Instead, Mac... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Dropbox Drops Other Shoe in Years-Old Data Breachin that the scale of the leak wasn't apparent for quite some time, observed Dav
Dropbox Drops Other Shoe in Years-Old Data Breach
E-Commerce Times / Posted 20 days ago
in that the scale of the leak wasn't apparent for quite some time, observed David Emm, principal security researcher at Kaspersky Lab. The personal information of more than 65 million Tumblr account holders was offered for sale on the dark Web... Read more
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New Kerala
Kasper sky Lab presents first Cyber security Index - newkerala.com #116025victim to cybercriminals today without suspecting it? And how many have fallen
Kasper sky Lab presents first Cyber security Index - newkerala.com #116025
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
victim to cybercriminals today without suspecting it? And how many have fallen victim already? To assess the situation, Kaspersky Lab is launching its Kaspersky Cybersecurity Index - the first global index to measure the current cyber threat... Read more
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The Economic Times
Kaspersky Lab Presents the First Cybersecurity IndexPUNE: Security company Kaspersky Lab has launched the Kaspersky Cybersecurity I
Kaspersky Lab Presents the First Cybersecurity Index
The Economic Times / Posted 21 days ago
PUNE: Security company Kaspersky Lab has launched the Kaspersky Cybersecurity Index to measure the current cyberthreat levels that internet users face. Kaspersky Lab has previously worked with B2B International to carry out regular large-scale online... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Kaspersky to create 50 jobs at new R&D centre in DublinEuropean research centre opens after $5m investment Kaspersky Lab has announce
Kaspersky to create 50 jobs at new R&D centre in Dublin
techcentral.ie / Posted 21 days ago
European research centre opens after $5m investment Kaspersky Lab has announced the opening of its first European research and development centre in Dublin. Following an initial investment of $5 million, the company plans to create 50 jobs at the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ireland fights to restore investment reputation after Apple rulinghas continued and he did not see the Commission's ruling damaging those prospec
Ireland fights to restore investment reputation after Apple ruling
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
has continued and he did not see the Commission's ruling damaging those prospects. On Wednesday, Russian antivirus firm Kaspersky Lab announced the opening of its first European research and development center in Dublin, where it will create 50... Read more
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The Irish Times
Kaspersky Lab to create 50 jobs in Dublin, opens new R&D lablearning technologies for the company’s enterprise solutions offering. The team
Kaspersky Lab to create 50 jobs in Dublin, opens new R&D lab
The Irish Times / Posted 21 days ago
learning technologies for the company’s enterprise solutions offering. The team will be responsible for core parts of new Kaspersky Lab solutions, focused on targeted attack detection and investigation. “Dublin was an obvious choice for the... Read more
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RTE News
Kaspersky to create 50 jobs at new Dublin officeCybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab is to create 50 jobs through the opening of it
Kaspersky to create 50 jobs at new Dublin office
RTE News / Posted 21 days ago
Cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab is to create 50 jobs through the opening of its first European research and development centre in Dublin. The Russian-headquartered company will initially invest $5m (€4.45m) in Dublin, with the new positions coming... Read more
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Reuters
Ireland fights to restore investment reputation after Apple rulinghas continued and he did not see the Commission's ruling damaging those prospec
Ireland fights to restore investment reputation after Apple ruling
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
has continued and he did not see the Commission's ruling damaging those prospects. On Wednesday, Russian antivirus firm Kaspersky Lab announced the opening of its first European research and development center in Dublin, where it will create 50... Read more
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The Register
Kaspersky Ireland R&D hausKaspersky Lab is opening a new R&D office in Ireland. With an initial investme
Kaspersky Ireland R&D haus
The Register / Posted 21 days ago
Kaspersky Lab is opening a new R&D office in Ireland. With an initial investment of close to $5m, Kaspersky plans to create 50 new Dublin-based roles in the next three years. The new office will focus mainly on developing data analysis and machine... Read more
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New Kerala
Gugi banking Trojan outsmarts new Android 6 Security - newkerala.com #115550New Delhi [India], Sept. 7 : Kaspersky Lab experts have discovered a modificati
Gugi banking Trojan outsmarts new Android 6 Security - newkerala.com #115550
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
New Delhi [India], Sept. 7 : Kaspersky Lab experts have discovered a modification of the Gugi banking trojan that can bypass new Android 6 security features designed to block phishing and ransomware attacks. The modified trojan forces users into... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Banking Trojan Outsmarts New Android Securityand early August 2016, there was a ten-fold increase in its number of victims.
Banking Trojan Outsmarts New Android Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
and early August 2016, there was a ten-fold increase in its number of victims. Roman Unucheck, Senior Malware Analyst, Kaspersky Lab, said cybersecurity is a never-ending race. OS systems such as Android are continuously updating their... Read more
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International Business Times
Yelp offers hackers up to $15000 per report to expose vulnerabilities through new bug bounty programmeand ASP.NET Core to its series of ongoing bounty programmes. At the Black Hat c
Yelp offers hackers up to $15000 per report to expose vulnerabilities through new bug bounty programme
International Business Times / Posted 22 days ago
and ASP.NET Core to its series of ongoing bounty programmes. At the Black Hat conference in August, Apple and security firm Kaspersky Lab announced their own bug bounty programmes as well. While Apple launched its first-ever, invite-only bug bounty... Read more
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International Business Times
Gugi malware targets Android banking apps, bypasses Marshmallow permission featureSMS spam with an aim to overlay banking apps with phishing windows in order to
Gugi malware targets Android banking apps, bypasses Marshmallow permission feature
International Business Times / Posted 22 days ago
SMS spam with an aim to overlay banking apps with phishing windows in order to steal user credentials for mobile banking. Kaspersky Lab, which discovered the malware (Trojan-Banker.AndroidOS.Gugi.c) that has the potential of affecting any Android... Read more
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The Register
Sneaky Gugi banking trojan sidesteps Android OS security barricadesin June 2016. The vast majority (93 per cent) of users attacked by the Gugi tr
Sneaky Gugi banking trojan sidesteps Android OS security barricades
The Register / Posted 22 days ago
in June 2016. The vast majority (93 per cent) of users attacked by the Gugi trojan are based in Russia. Between April and early August 2016 there was a ten-fold increase in its number of victims, according to security researchers at Kaspersky L... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Cybercriminals recruit insiders to attack Telecoms providersproviders, somehow web villains are still able to hack them easily. So how doe
Cybercriminals recruit insiders to attack Telecoms providers
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
providers, somehow web villains are still able to hack them easily. So how does these cybercriminals do the task? Kaspersky Lab and B2B International revealed that cybercriminals use insiders to gain access to telecommunications networks... Read more
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iafrica.com
Hackers are using insiders to get infoKaspersky Lab has revealed that cybercriminals are using insiders in the teleco
Hackers are using insiders to get info
iafrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Kaspersky Lab has revealed that cybercriminals are using insiders in the telecommunications industry in order to target victims. This means that the criminals are recruiting people to help them gather access to networks and subscriber... Read more
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News.com.au
’Your fridge is spying on you’smart technology becomes too intelligent it actually poses a risk to your priva
’Your fridge is spying on you’
News.com.au / Posted 24 days ago
smart technology becomes too intelligent it actually poses a risk to your privacy? According to security-software maker Kaspersky Lab, this is a question we are going to need to answer sooner rather than later. Speaking at the conference,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Regional Cyber Security Centre Set for Rwandagroup also hacked websites in Uganda, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Sudan,
New Regional Cyber Security Centre Set for Rwanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
group also hacked websites in Uganda, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Sudan, South Sudan and Ethiopia. A survey by Kaspersky Lab in January showed that cybercrime has damaged many businesses across Africa. Kenya is the hardest hit in East... Read more
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Computer Technology Review
WWPI – Covering the best in IT since 1980 » Blog Archive » Kaspersky Lab joins the VMware NSX Partner Program to boost security of software-defined data centerKaspersky Lab extended its collaboration with VMware to help enhance security c
WWPI – Covering the best in IT since 1980 » Blog Archive » Kaspersky Lab joins the VMware NSX Partner Program to boost security of software-defined data center
Computer Technology Review / Posted 26 days ago
Kaspersky Lab extended its collaboration with VMware to help enhance security capabilities of software-defined data centres, and help improve protection of business-critical data for enterprises. Upon shipping the newest release of Kaspersky... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Putin says DNC hack was public service, Russia didn't do itcase Mrs. Clinton, rather than equally for all of the Democratic party candidat
Putin says DNC hack was public service, Russia didn't do it
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
case Mrs. Clinton, rather than equally for all of the Democratic party candidates. " Alexander Gostev, the chief expert at Kaspersky Lab, a Moscow-based software security firm, said of all the Russian-speaking hacking groups targeting governments,... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Linux Botnets on a RampageService attacks surged in this year's second quarter, due to growing interest i
Linux Botnets on a Rampage
E-Commerce Times / Posted 26 days ago
Service attacks surged in this year's second quarter, due to growing interest in targeting Chinese servers, according to a Kaspersky Lab report released this week. South Korea kept its top ranking for having the most command-and-control servers.... Read more
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The Register
Kaspersky 'terminates' deal with security reseller QuadsysKaspersky Lab is the first big vendor to publicly rip up its contract with disg
Kaspersky 'terminates' deal with security reseller Quadsys
The Register / Posted 26 days ago
Kaspersky Lab is the first big vendor to publicly rip up its contract with disgraced security reseller Quadsys in the wake of the hacking scandal that the company’s bosses recently admitted to. On 22 July, Quadsys owner Paul Streeter, MD Paul Cox,... Read more
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Newsmax
Putin: DNC Hack Was Public Service, Russia Didn't Do Itcase Mrs. Clinton, rather than equally for all of the Democratic party candidat
Putin: DNC Hack Was Public Service, Russia Didn't Do It
Newsmax / Posted 27 days ago
case Mrs. Clinton, rather than equally for all of the Democratic party candidates. " Alexander Gostev, the chief expert at Kaspersky Lab, a Moscow-based software security firm, said of all the Russian-speaking hacking groups targeting governments,... Read more
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The Welwyn & Hatfield Times
Event to protect Welwyn Hatfield businesses from online threatsin Welwyn Garden City. Police cybercrime prevention officers, along with exper
Event to protect Welwyn Hatfield businesses from online threats
The Welwyn & Hatfield Times / Posted 27 days ago
in Welwyn Garden City. Police cybercrime prevention officers, along with experts from Get Safe Online, Lloyds Bank, Kaspersky Lab and Action Fraud will be delivering presentations and giving advice on dealing with the latest online threats,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Your kitchen appliances are watching you, security experts warnsYour fridge is getting so smart, security-software maker Kaspersky Lab thinks y
Your kitchen appliances are watching you, security experts warns
Canberra Times / Posted 27 days ago
Your fridge is getting so smart, security-software maker Kaspersky Lab thinks you probably shouldn't trust it. As makers of household appliances fill their machines with computer chips to make them smarter, consumers and privacy watchdogs should... Read more
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