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techcentral.ie
Mobile ransomware use jumps, blocking access to phonesKaspersky Lab has detected a spike among its own Android users The number of u
Mobile ransomware use jumps, blocking access to phones
techcentral.ie / Posted 14 hours ago
Kaspersky Lab has detected a spike among its own Android users The number of users infected with mobile ransomware is skyrocketing, as hackers try to expand the number of potential victims they can target. Compared with a year ago, almost four... Read more
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The Register
Android ransomware surgeAndroid mobile ransomware infections for users of Kaspersky Lab security soluti
Android ransomware surge
The Register / Posted 17 hours ago
Android mobile ransomware infections for users of Kaspersky Lab security solutions increased almost four-fold in a little more than a year. Ransomware infiltrated 136,532 Kaspersky Lab-protected Android users' gadgets at least once between April... Read more
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International Business Times
New and improved CryptXXX ransomware nets $45,000 in 3 weeks was the incorporation of a new encryption feature. This encryption is believed
New and improved CryptXXX ransomware nets $45,000 in 3 weeks
International Business Times / Posted 18 hours ago
was the incorporation of a new encryption feature. This encryption is believed to have been designed after researchers at Kaspersky Lab came up with a free decrypting tool, which was designed to help victims decrypt data without having to pay... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Mobile ransomware use jumps, blocking access to phonestarget. Compared with a year ago, almost four times as many users are being at
Mobile ransomware use jumps, blocking access to phones
Computer World Australia / Posted 23 hours ago
target. Compared with a year ago, almost four times as many users are being attacked by mobile ransomware, security firm Kaspersky Lab said on Wednesday. It's a troubling trend. Ransomware has typically targeted PCs by encrypting all the... Read more
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International Business Times
Symantec security bugs: Users urged to update as critical flaws uncovered in 25 systems crack research team. Security flaws in software released by major security fir
Symantec security bugs: Users urged to update as critical flaws uncovered in 25 systems
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
crack research team. Security flaws in software released by major security firms including FireEye, Trend Micro, Eset and Kaspersky Lab have all been disclosed over the past five years. However, this is not the first time Symantec has been the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Local Alert Weather, Tues.Alert Weather, Tues. | Weather - Home More Video CNN; OUE Skyspace LA; KABC
Local Alert Weather, Tues.
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
Alert Weather, Tues. | Weather - Home More Video CNN; OUE Skyspace LA; KABC John Sommers II/Getty Images KTNV;YouTube/Kaspersky Lab UK via CNN Most Popular Sign up for KTVZ Emails Sign up for Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Local Alert... Read more
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iafrica.com
Number of users hit by ransomware soarsKaspersky Lab has found that the number of people whose files have been encrypt
Number of users hit by ransomware soars
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kaspersky Lab has found that the number of people whose files have been encrypted by ransomware is soaring. Just between April 2015 and March 2016, 718 536 users were hit with crypto-ransomware - 5.5 times the figure for the same period in the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
British, European leaders meet amid economic woesday for world financial markets. More Video CNN; OUE Skyspace LA; KABC John
British, European leaders meet amid economic woes
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
day for world financial markets. More Video CNN; OUE Skyspace LA; KABC John Sommers II/Getty Images KTNV;YouTube/Kaspersky Lab UK via CNN Most Popular Sign up for KTVZ Emails Sign up for Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Local Alert... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Glass slide on skyscraper thrills daring ridersfrom the 70th floor to the 69th floor. More Video CNN; OUE Skyspace LA; KABC
Glass slide on skyscraper thrills daring riders
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
from the 70th floor to the 69th floor. More Video CNN; OUE Skyspace LA; KABC John Sommers II/Getty Images KTNV;YouTube/Kaspersky Lab UK via CNN Most Popular Sign up for KTVZ Emails Sign up for Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Local Alert... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Tenant fighting eviction after landlord raises rent 400%month. Hutchinson filed an appeal to the San Francisco Rent Board. More Video
Tenant fighting eviction after landlord raises rent 400%
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
month. Hutchinson filed an appeal to the San Francisco Rent Board. More Video John Sommers II/Getty Images KTNV;YouTube/Kaspersky Lab UK via CNN Most Popular Sign up for KTVZ Emails Sign up for Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Local Alert... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Cowboy on horseback crosses bridge to NYC, brings traffic to crawlJersey to New York City. The good news, he avoided paying a toll. More Video
Cowboy on horseback crosses bridge to NYC, brings traffic to crawl
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
Jersey to New York City. The good news, he avoided paying a toll. More Video John Sommers II/Getty Images KTNV;YouTube/Kaspersky Lab UK via CNN Most Popular Sign up for KTVZ Emails Sign up for Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Local Alert... Read more
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Sun Star
Kaspersky: Philippines ranked 7th most attacked in mobile malwarecompany Kaspersky. Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) revealed over two million
Kaspersky: Philippines ranked 7th most attacked in mobile malware
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
company Kaspersky. Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) revealed over two million mobile malware were detected by Kaspersky Lab worldwide in the first quarter of 2016, 11 times greater than in the fourth quarter of 2015. Kaspersky Lab... Read more
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Sun Star
Kapersky: Philippines ranked 7th most attacked in mobile malwarecompany Kaspersky. Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) revealed over two million
Kapersky: Philippines ranked 7th most attacked in mobile malware
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
company Kaspersky. Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) revealed over two million mobile malware were detected by Kaspersky Lab worldwide in the first quarter of 2016, 11 times greater than in the fourth quarter of 2015. Kaspersky Lab... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Woman says she was fired over allergyor slacking off, but for having an allergic reaction on the job. More Video J
Woman says she was fired over allergy
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
or slacking off, but for having an allergic reaction on the job. More Video John Sommers II/Getty Images KTNV;YouTube/Kaspersky Lab UK via CNN Most Popular Sign up for KTVZ Emails Sign up for Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Local Alert... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Central Oregon groups speak out on supreme court rulingabortion debate about Monday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling More Video John Somm
Central Oregon groups speak out on supreme court ruling
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
abortion debate about Monday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling More Video John Sommers II/Getty Images KTNV;YouTube/Kaspersky Lab UK via CNN Most Popular Sign up for KTVZ Emails Sign up for Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Local Alert... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Cub Scouts Day Camp in Redmondare gathering in Redmond for a variety of fun activities this week More Video
Cub Scouts Day Camp in Redmond
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
are gathering in Redmond for a variety of fun activities this week More Video John Sommers II/Getty Images KTNV;YouTube/Kaspersky Lab UK via CNN Most Popular Sign up for KTVZ Emails Sign up for Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Local Alert... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Mon. Evening| Weather - Home Local Alert Weather - Your Local Alert Weather with Emily K
Mon. Evening
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
| Weather - Home Local Alert Weather - Your Local Alert Weather with Emily Kirk More Video KTNV;YouTube/Kaspersky Lab UK via CNN Unsourced picture from WOWK via CNN AFP/Getty Images via CNN Most Popular Sign up for KTVZ... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
PH ranks 7th in mobile malware attacksis like an overflowing pot of gold,” said Anthony Chua, Territory Channel Manag
PH ranks 7th in mobile malware attacks
Coconuts Manila / Posted 3 days ago
is like an overflowing pot of gold,” said Anthony Chua, Territory Channel Manager for the Philippines and Singapore at Kaspersky Lab Southeast Asia. China has the most number of detected malware attacks, with four in ten users under... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH 7th most vulnerable country to mobile malware attacks—security firmA heat map of mobile malware attacks worldwide, with most countries in Asia und
PH 7th most vulnerable country to mobile malware attacks—security firm
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
A heat map of mobile malware attacks worldwide, with most countries in Asia under serious threat. Data from Kaspersky Lab The Philippines is now the 7th most attacked country worldwide when it comes to mobile malware according to a report by... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Cyberspace sweepers detect threats in PHevolves into a network of human devices that can be wielded by those with malic
Cyberspace sweepers detect threats in PH
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
evolves into a network of human devices that can be wielded by those with malicious intent. Global cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab, which sweeps the internet for any new threat, says numerous malicious activities are detected even in... Read more
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iol.co.za
This firm will help the boss monitor your mobilehas been voice traffic on mobile phones - we didn’t monitor that,” said Kaspers
This firm will help the boss monitor your mobile
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
has been voice traffic on mobile phones - we didn’t monitor that,” said Kaspersky, who co-founded Russian anti-virus firm Kaspersky Lab in 1997 but left the company in 2007 after splitting up with husband Eugene Kaspersky. As part of the split,... Read more
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International Business Times
Crypto-ransomware attacks have reached 'epidemic' status, Kaspersky Lab says key, has jumped by more than five times compared to figures from 2014-2015, acc
Crypto-ransomware attacks have reached 'epidemic' status, Kaspersky Lab says
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
key, has jumped by more than five times compared to figures from 2014-2015, according to a report from cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab. Analysing global users of its products with the Kaspersky Security Network feature enabled, the firm compared... Read more
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examiner.com
NASCAR team nearly shut down due to cyber attackattacks accounted for 32 percent of all cyber attacks last year compared to onl
NASCAR team nearly shut down due to cyber attack
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
attacks accounted for 32 percent of all cyber attacks last year compared to only 7 percent the year before, according to Kaspersky Lab. The number of users hit by ransomware during the period studied grew 5.5 times to reach more than 700,000,... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Sharp increase in corporate crypto-ransomware victimshas exploded over the past two years, with companies being increasingly targete
Sharp increase in corporate crypto-ransomware victims
techcentral.ie / Posted 6 days ago
has exploded over the past two years, with companies being increasingly targeted. Based on an analysis by security vendor Kaspersky Lab, more than 2.3 million users encountered ransomware between April 2015 and March, a jump of almost 18% over the... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Ransomware attacks increase fivefold in just one yeardemand because the money-grabbing blight is a fast growing beast that's affecti
Ransomware attacks increase fivefold in just one year
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 7 days ago
demand because the money-grabbing blight is a fast growing beast that's affecting a lot of people, according to the bods at Kaspersky Lab. The security firm regularly puts the fear of ransomware into us, and has published the kind of figures that... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Friend or phone? Study finds some people prefer phones over peopleis Aaron Chervenak who married his smartphone in a small chapel in Las Vegas. I
Friend or phone? Study finds some people prefer phones over people
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
is Aaron Chervenak who married his smartphone in a small chapel in Las Vegas. In a video produced by computer security firm Kaspersky Lab UK, Chervenak described his decision to tie the knot with his smartphone. In an experiment conducted by the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Men last just 21 seconds without touching their smartphonesthe University of Wurzburg in Germany and Nottingham Trent University in Englan
Men last just 21 seconds without touching their smartphones
The Financial Express / Posted 8 days ago
the University of Wurzburg in Germany and Nottingham Trent University in England on behalf of global cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab. To delve deeper into our companionship with digital devices, the participants were asked how long they... Read more
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New Kerala
Men last just 21 seconds - without touching their smartphones - newkerala.com #80260the University of Wurzburg in Germany and Nottingham Trent University in Englan
Men last just 21 seconds - without touching their smartphones - newkerala.com #80260
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
the University of Wurzburg in Germany and Nottingham Trent University in England on behalf of global cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab. To delve deeper into our companionship with digital devices, the participants were asked how long they... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Top website domains are vulnerable to email spoofing42 percent of the top 500 sites in the world use DMARC. For instance, phishing
Top website domains are vulnerable to email spoofing
Computer World Australia / Posted 9 days ago
42 percent of the top 500 sites in the world use DMARC. For instance, phishing attacks against Paypal users may have dropped as a result of email providers adopting DMARC, security firm Kaspersky Lab said in 2015. Join the Computerworld newslet... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Hackers sold access to 170,000 compromised servers, many in the US170,000 compromised servers since 2014, a third of them located in the U.S. Th
Hackers sold access to 170,000 compromised servers, many in the US
Computer World Australia / Posted 9 days ago
170,000 compromised servers since 2014, a third of them located in the U.S. The new revelation comes from antivirus firm Kaspersky Lab, whose researchers reported last week that a black market website called xDedic was selling remote access to... Read more
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Business Insurance
Chinese economic cyber espionage plummets in U.S.: Expertsas other targets in India, Japan and South Korea, said Kurt Baumgartner, a rese
Chinese economic cyber espionage plummets in U.S.: Experts
Business Insurance / Posted 9 days ago
as other targets in India, Japan and South Korea, said Kurt Baumgartner, a researcher with Russian security software maker Kaspersky Lab. He said those groups use tools and infrastructure that depend on Chinese-language characters. One of those... Read more
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The Financial Express
Chinese economic cyber-espionage plummets in US: Expertsas other targets in India, Japan and South Korea, said Kurt Baumgartner, a rese
Chinese economic cyber-espionage plummets in US: Experts
The Financial Express / Posted 9 days ago
as other targets in India, Japan and South Korea, said Kurt Baumgartner, a researcher with Russian security software maker Kaspersky Lab. He said those groups use tools and infrastructure that depend on Chinese-language characters. One of those... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chinese economic cyber-espionage plummets in US - expertsas other targets in India, Japan and South Korea, said Kurt Baumgartner, a rese
Chinese economic cyber-espionage plummets in US - experts
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
as other targets in India, Japan and South Korea, said Kurt Baumgartner, a researcher with Russian security software maker Kaspersky Lab. He said those groups use tools and infrastructure that depend on Chinese-language characters. One of those... Read more
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Fortune
Chinese Economic Cyber-Espionage Plummets in U.S.as other targets in India, Japan and South Korea, said Kurt Baumgartner, a rese
Chinese Economic Cyber-Espionage Plummets in U.S.
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
as other targets in India, Japan and South Korea, said Kurt Baumgartner, a researcher with Russian security software maker Kaspersky Lab. He said those groups use tools and infrastructure that depend on Chinese-language characters. One of those... Read more
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Reuters
Chinese economic cyber-espionage plummets in U.S.: expertsas other targets in India, Japan and South Korea, said Kurt Baumgartner, a rese
Chinese economic cyber-espionage plummets in U.S.: experts
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
as other targets in India, Japan and South Korea, said Kurt Baumgartner, a researcher with Russian security software maker Kaspersky Lab. He said those groups use tools and infrastructure that depend on Chinese-language characters. One of those... Read more
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The Hill
Marketplace for hacked-server sales may be much bigger than reportedservers may have been more than twice as large as previously reported. Last we
Marketplace for hacked-server sales may be much bigger than reported
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
servers may have been more than twice as large as previously reported. Last week, international software security firm Kaspersky Lab announced it had discovered an online marketplace for hacked servers called xDedic. The marketplace, which... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Kaspersky battles hackers in internet’s ‘dark ages’MOSCOW — A sense of menace stirs right off the elevator on the fifth floor of K
Kaspersky battles hackers in internet’s ‘dark ages’
The Seattle Times / Posted 10 days ago
MOSCOW — A sense of menace stirs right off the elevator on the fifth floor of Kaspersky Lab’s Moscow headquarters, where a small television screen displays cyberthreats occurring in real time around the world — a blinking, spinning, color-coded globe... Read more
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Calcutta News
Online hackers market discovered, over 70k hacked servers soldover 70k hacked servers sold MOSCOW, Russia - A cybercriminal marketplace has
Online hackers market discovered, over 70k hacked servers sold
Calcutta News / Posted 11 days ago
over 70k hacked servers sold MOSCOW, Russia - A cybercriminal marketplace has been discovered in the Dark web by Kaspersky Lab researchers, where, the company says over 70,000 hacked sites were sold for a mere $6. Kaspersky said in a... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
7% of online content reached by kids is about drugs, report sayscontent accessed by children was websites containing information about drugs.
7% of online content reached by kids is about drugs, report says
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
content accessed by children was websites containing information about drugs. International software security company Kaspersky Lab’s latest report showed that while communication tools and social networks were still the primary usage of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Crooks are selling access to your firm’s hacked serverssimilar to EBay where people can trade information about cracked servers,” said
Crooks are selling access to your firm’s hacked servers
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
similar to EBay where people can trade information about cracked servers,” said Costin Raiu, head of global research at Kaspersky Lab. “The forum owners verify the quality of the hacked data and charge a commission of 5 percent for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SingCERT contacting firms with hacked servers put up for sale onlineis contacting affected companies whose servers have been compromised and put on
SingCERT contacting firms with hacked servers put up for sale online
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
is contacting affected companies whose servers have been compromised and put on sale online. According to IT security firm Kaspersky Lab, there are 743 compromised servers from Singapore listed on an online trading platform, xDedic, as of May 2016.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kaspersky Lab Announces Availability in Nigeria of Its Anti Targeted Attack PlatformKaspersky Lab has announced a major expansion of its enterprise security produc
Kaspersky Lab Announces Availability in Nigeria of Its Anti Targeted Attack Platform
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Kaspersky Lab has announced a major expansion of its enterprise security product portfolio with a solution designed to detect targeted attacks that is now available in Nigeria. The Kaspersky Anti Targeted Attack Platform is a premium solution that... Read more
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New Kerala
India ranks fourth in hacked servers: Kaspersky Lab - newkerala.com #77644New Delhi, June 16 : Kaspersky Lab researchers have investigated a global forum
India ranks fourth in hacked servers: Kaspersky Lab - newkerala.com #77644
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
New Delhi, June 16 : Kaspersky Lab researchers have investigated a global forum where cyber criminals can buy and sell access to compromised servers for as little as USD 6 each. The xDedic marketplace, which appears to be run by a Russian-speaking... Read more
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iTWire
FULL VIDEO: Kaspersky Lab delivers xDedic details with watch-worthy webinarxDedic marketplace shut down overnight thanks to the sterling cybersecurity eff
FULL VIDEO: Kaspersky Lab delivers xDedic details with watch-worthy webinar
iTWire / Posted 14 days ago
xDedic marketplace shut down overnight thanks to the sterling cybersecurity efforts of major Internet security company, Kaspersky Lab. Must-read details of the underground, black market cyber criminal operation can be seen here at my earlier... Read more
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The Economic Times
India ranks fourth in terms of servers hacked by xDedic marketplace: Kaspersky LabsPUNE: India ranks fourth in terms of number of servers hacked as per a Kaspersk
India ranks fourth in terms of servers hacked by xDedic marketplace: Kaspersky Labs
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
PUNE: India ranks fourth in terms of number of servers hacked as per a Kaspersky Lab report. As per a report released by Kaspersky, the xDedic marketplace, which appears to be run by a Russian-speaking group, currently lists 70,624 hacked Remote... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
70,000 Hacked Servers On Sale For As Little As $6 Eachsell anything itself. Instead, it has a bunch of sellers that can sell access t
70,000 Hacked Servers On Sale For As Little As $6 Each
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 14 days ago
sell anything itself. Instead, it has a bunch of sellers that can sell access to compromised servers. Security Vendor Kaspersky Lab has been tracking xDedic activities and has found that, as of May, access to 70,624 hacked servers were being... Read more
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TribLIVE
Black market for hacked servers discoveredsimilar to EBay where people can trade information about cracked servers,” said
Black market for hacked servers discovered
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
similar to EBay where people can trade information about cracked servers,” said Costin Raiu, head of global research at Kaspersky Lab. “The forum owners verify the quality of the hacked data and charge a commission of 5 percent for... Read more
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iTWire
Crikey! Kaspersky exposes HUGE black market selling 70,000+ hacked servers - 3% AustralianWith such shocking headline stats, it’s no surprise to hear Kaspersky Lab’s Aus
Crikey! Kaspersky exposes HUGE black market selling 70,000+ hacked servers - 3% Australian
iTWire / Posted 14 days ago
With such shocking headline stats, it’s no surprise to hear Kaspersky Lab’s Australian GM, Peter Brady, state that ‘We are too laid back’ when it comes to online security. With cybercriminals valuing hacked servers at a criminally low $6 each in the... Read more
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Ars Technica
For sale: 70k hacked government and corporate servers—for as little as $6 apieceor corporations from 173 countries, according to a report published Wednesday b
For sale: 70k hacked government and corporate servers—for as little as $6 apiece
Ars Technica / Posted 15 days ago
or corporations from 173 countries, according to a report published Wednesday by researchers from antivirus provider Kaspersky Lab. That number was up from 55,000 servers in March, a sign that the marketplace operators carefully maintain and... Read more
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International Business Times
XDedic: The dark web marketplace where you can buy hacked servers for £4 hackers the ability to launch sophisticated cyber-attacks for as little as $6 (
XDedic: The dark web marketplace where you can buy hacked servers for £4
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
hackers the ability to launch sophisticated cyber-attacks for as little as $6 (£4). Disclosed by Russian security firm Kaspersky Lab, its researchers revealed the dark-web-hosted platform, entitled xDedic, is advertising access to hacked... Read more
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