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Fast Company Magazine
Kaspersky Labs’ software will undergo an independent security reviewassisted any cyberspies or military intelligence. That would go against our pri
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 10 hours ago
assisted any cyberspies or military intelligence. That would go against our principles. We do not participate in spying. Kaspersky Labs’ says the first transparency review of their software will begin in Q1 2018. Don't just take our word for it... Read more
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Philly.com
Kaspersky's KGB links make it a bad choice for U.S. consumersthose puppies cute!) to plant viruses and disrupt elections. Consider the grow
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
those puppies cute!) to plant viruses and disrupt elections. Consider the growing fears and revelations surrounding Kaspersky Labs, a leading seller of antivirus software, spawned in Moscow by a KGB-trained operative, Eugene... Read more
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The Register
Here's a timeless headline: Adobe rushes out emergency Flash fix after hacker exploits bugbeing used in the wild right now by hackers to infect Windows PCs with spyware.
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
being used in the wild right now by hackers to infect Windows PCs with spyware. The flaw CVE-2017-11292, was discovered by Kaspersky Labs, and affects all current versions of Flash for Windows, macOS, Linux and Chrome OS. A programming cockup in... Read more
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The Hill
ShadowBrokers cut prices, lob more insults in latest rantsoftware in attacks. "Corporate media company (WSJ) publishes story with negat
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
software in attacks. "Corporate media company (WSJ) publishes story with negative financial impacts to foreign company (Kaspersky Labs) FROM ANONYMOUS SOURCE WITH NO PHYSICAL EVIDENCE. WTF? Can they being doing that? Libel law suits?" the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Not The Russians" - British MPs Blame Iran For "Brute Force" Hackthat erupted after DHS ordered US government agencies to immediately remove sec
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
that erupted after DHS ordered US government agencies to immediately remove security software designed by Russia-based firm Kaspersky Labs, the revelation about Iran’s involvement in the UK hacks should give intelligence agencies – not to mention... Read more
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asianage
Spy Spotting: Careless mistakes about cyberespionagedespite all sorts of attempts, hackers often end up leaving some sort of clue f
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
despite all sorts of attempts, hackers often end up leaving some sort of clue for cybersecurity experts to pick up. Kaspersky Labs in one of their press releases has mentioned the following incident — a threat actor called Dropping Elephant,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Russian hacking should be watched for in U.S.the same crimes — felonies under 18 U.S. Code Sections 1924 and 793(f) — that H
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
the same crimes — felonies under 18 U.S. Code Sections 1924 and 793(f) — that Hillary Clinton apparently committed. Kaspersky Labs came to the attention of the FBI’s Counterterrorism Division in 2015 because of its aggressive marketing of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Germany Says It Found "No Evidence" Kaspersky Helped Russia Spy On USUS intelligence agencies are claiming that the Russian government leveraged the
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
US intelligence agencies are claiming that the Russian government leveraged the popularity of Kaspersky Labs’ cybersecurity software to create what is tantamount to a global spy network with the company’s explicit cooperation. However, Germany’s... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Israel warned US of Russia's Kaspersky hackseems to be that Kaspersky Lab is caught in the middle of a geopolitical fight.
Sky News Australia / Posted 11 days ago
seems to be that Kaspersky Lab is caught in the middle of a geopolitical fight.' Responding to Sky News on Wednesday, Kaspersky Labs restated that it was 'not involved in and does not possess any knowledge of the situation in question'. 'As... Read more
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The Hill
Trump picks Kelly deputy to lead DHS | House Intel to release Russian Facebook ads | House plans multiple Kaspersky hearings | Senators slam WH for missing Russia sanctions deadline25." FLASHBACK: KASPERSKY TOLD THE HILL HE WOULD ATTEND OCT. HEARING: When Th
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
25." FLASHBACK: KASPERSKY TOLD THE HILL HE WOULD ATTEND OCT. HEARING: When The Hill asked whether Eugene Kaspersky, Kaspersky Labs founder, would attend the October 25th hearing, he told The Hill: "I look forward to hearing from the... Read more
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SKY News
Israeli spies spotted Russian hackers spying on US hackers, say reportsseems to be that Kaspersky Lab is caught in the middle of a geopolitical fight.
SKY News / Posted 12 days ago
seems to be that Kaspersky Lab is caught in the middle of a geopolitical fight." Responding to Sky News on Wednesday, Kaspersky Labs restated that it was "not involved in and does not possess any knowledge of the situation in question". "As... Read more
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Energy Business Review
Oil and Gas Industry is a Prime Target for Cyber CriminalsNotPetya attack at the end of June, appears to have specifically targeted oil a
Energy Business Review / Posted 12 days ago
NotPetya attack at the end of June, appears to have specifically targeted oil and gas companies. According to analysis by Kaspersky Labs, just three business sectors accounted for around 80 per cent of targets. Oil and gas accounted for around 25... Read more
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Business Insider
Kaspersky antivirus software was reportedly used as a Google-like search tool for Russian hackers targeting the USAn employee works in the virus lab at the headquarters of Russian cyber securit
Business Insider / Posted 12 days ago
An employee works in the virus lab at the headquarters of Russian cyber security company, Kaspersky Labs, in Moscow.Thomson Reuters Kaspersky, a popular Russian antivirus software used by several US agencies, was reportedly exploited by Russian... Read more
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The Register
'Israel hacked Kaspersky and caught Russian spies using AV tool to harvest NSA exploits'GCHQ. After spotting Kremlin agents, the Israelis tipped off the NSA. And now t
The Register / Posted 12 days ago
GCHQ. After spotting Kremlin agents, the Israelis tipped off the NSA. And now that's all over the news. Unsurprisingly, Kaspersky Labs founder Eugene Kaspersky denies the substance of the NYT article: In the light of the ongoing scandal, it's... Read more
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Zero Hedge
A Mysterious Virus Has Infiltrated America's Drone Programthan a week after the Department of Homeland Security advised all federal agenc
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 days ago
than a week after the Department of Homeland Security advised all federal agencies using anti-virus software created by Kaspersky Labs to remove the programs from their systems immediately, Ars Technica reports that two weeks ago the Defense... Read more
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Fortune
Why the U.S. Has Knives Out for Russia's Kaspersky LabsFor months government officials have waged a campaign against Kaspersky Labs, a
Fortune / Posted 16 days ago
For months government officials have waged a campaign against Kaspersky Labs, a Moscow-based maker of popular antivirus software. Their distrust culminated last month in a Department of Homeland Security ban on federal networks using the company’s... Read more
17d
TheBull
Russians used Kaspersky program to hack US intel contractor's computerRussian hackers exploited anti-virus software made by Kaspersky Labs to steal t
TheBull / Posted 17 days ago
Russian hackers exploited anti-virus software made by Kaspersky Labs to steal top secret materials of the US National Security Agency off an NSA contractor's computer, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. 06.10.2017 09:32 AM Russian hackers... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Report: Hackers Stole NSA Cybertools In Another Breach Via Another Contractorsensitive official software home to a personal computer in 2015. His machine wa
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
sensitive official software home to a personal computer in 2015. His machine was running a Russian security program made by Kaspersky Labs, which can be exploited by Russia's intelligence agencies, the Journal reported. The NSA declined to... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Report: Hackers Stole NSA Cybertools In Another Breach Via Another Contractorsensitive official software home to a personal computer in 2015. His machine wa
KERA North Texas / Posted 18 days ago
sensitive official software home to a personal computer in 2015. His machine was running a Russian security program made by Kaspersky Labs, which can be exploited by Russia's intelligence agencies, the Journal reported. The NSA declined to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Putin Strikes Again: Russian Hackers Reportedly Stole NSA Data On Cyber Defensewhich hasn’t been exposed previously, explains the federal government’s abrupt
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 days ago
which hasn’t been exposed previously, explains the federal government’s abrupt crackdown on Moscow-based security firms Kaspersky Labs. As WSJ explains, the contractor may have been targeted after hackers identified the files thanks to the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Is your money safe in an ATM? Read these 7 points before you make that withdrawalpoints for criminals both for money as well as for card data of customers," say
The Economic Times / Posted 19 days ago
points for criminals both for money as well as for card data of customers," says Aleks Gostev, the chief security expert at Kaspersky Labs. 2. Moreover, it’s very likely that this PC is controlled by a rather old operating system like Windows XP.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ransomware has reached in the hands of common criminals: Take these steps to stay safe2016. The number of users attacked by ransomware in India has nearly doubled fr
The Economic Times / Posted 25 days ago
2016. The number of users attacked by ransomware in India has nearly doubled from 2015-16 to 2016-17, according to a Kaspersky Labs report. India was the third worst-hit country by WannaCry. In June, Petya crippled India’s largest container... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Costs of a data breach up 11%Kaspersky Labs report finds costs vary depending on organisation size In a glo
techcentral.ie / Posted 28 days ago
Kaspersky Labs report finds costs vary depending on organisation size In a global study of the cost to business of cyberattacks, Kaspersky Labs has found that the average cost of a data breach has risen by 11% for enterprises globally in 2017. The... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Cyberattacks Cost Big Businesses $1.3 Million in 2017businesses in North America increased to an average of $1.3 million in 2017, ac
Web Host Industry Review / Posted a month ago
businesses in North America increased to an average of $1.3 million in 2017, according to research released this week by Kaspersky Labs. The report IT Security: cost-center or strategic investment? shows the share of global IT budgets going to... Read more

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