Millions of applications risk exposing personal data due to 3rd party code

Millions of applications risk exposing personal data due to 3rd party code While analyzing popular dating apps, Kaspersky Lab researchers have found that some transmit unencrypted user data over the insecure HTTP protocol, risking the exposure of user data. This…

Kaspersky Lab partners academic institutions in Singapore to ignite cybersecurity education

Kaspersky Lab partners academic institutions in Singapore to ignite cybersecurity education   Kaspersky Lab today announced its partnership with three tertiary institutions in Singapore to support the development of cybersecurity education. It has signed three separate Memorandums of Understanding (MOU)…

Asia and Middle East a hotbed of new threat actors in Q1, 2018

Asia and Middle East a hotbed of new threat actors in Q1, 2018 During the first three months of the year, Kaspersky Lab researchers discovered a wave of new APT activity based mainly in Asia – more than 30% of…

Kaspersky Lab detects Roaming Mantis attacking smartphones in Asia via DNS hijacking

Kaspersky Lab detects Roaming Mantis attacking smartphones in Asia via DNS hijacking Kaspersky Lab researchers have discovered a new Android malware distributed through a domain name system (DNS) hijacking technique and targeting smartphones, mostly in Asia. The campaign, dubbed Roaming…

All Covered: Managing Cybersecurity Risks with Next Generation Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business

All Covered: Managing Cybersecurity Risks with Next Generation Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business Enterprise-ready scalability, next generation technologies and EDR-integration in the new version of Kaspersky Lab’s flagship product for endpoints 13 April 2018 – The latest trends in cybercrime have seen it…

Hidden threat: criminals conceal miners under the guise of legitimate thematic applications

Hidden threat: criminals conceal miners under the guise of legitimate thematic applications Kaspersky Lab’s researchers have discovered that more and more cyber criminals are turning their attention to malicious software that is mining cryptocurrencies at the expense of users’ mobile…

Industrial networks of energy and ICS integration companies hit by more cyberattacks than any other industry in H2, 2017

Industrial networks of energy and ICS integration companies hit by more cyberattacks than any other industry in H2, 2017 Almost 40% of all industrial control systems (ICS) in energy organizations protected by Kaspersky Lab solutions were attacked by malware at…

Kaspersky Lab boosts bug bounty program with new reward of $100,000 – in frame of its Global Transparency Initiative

As part of its Global Transparency Initiative, Kaspersky Lab is extending its successful bug bounty program to include rewards of up to $100,000 for the discovery and responsible disclosure of severe vulnerabilities in some of its leading products. The opportunity…

Hackers exploited Telegram messenger zero-day vulnerability to spread multipurpose malware

Hackers exploited Telegram messenger zero-day vulnerability to spread multipurpose malware Kaspersky Lab researchers have uncovered ‘in the wild’ attacks being carried out by a new piece of malware using a zero-day vulnerability in the Telegram Desktop app. The vulnerability was used to…

Kaspersky Lab’s Training for Hunting Advanced Malware Available in APAC Now

Kaspersky Lab’s Training for Hunting Advanced Malware Available in APAC Now Have you ever wondered how Kaspersky Lab discovered some of the world’s most famous APT attacks? Now, the answer is within your reach. Kaspersky Lab Global Research & Analysis…

Shop Online Securely (SOS) this Lunar New Year with Security Tips from Kaspersky Lab

Shop Online Securely (SOS) this Lunar New Year with Security Tips from Kaspersky Lab There Will Be No Red Packets/Ang Pows for Cybercriminals This Festive Season with These Tips Every festive season turns into a shopping frenzy, and the action…

26 per cent of ransomware attacks now target business – rapidly-evolving ransomware remains a top threat

26 per cent of ransomware attacks now target business – rapidly-evolving ransomware remains a top threat 30 November, 2017 In 2017, 26.2 per cent those targeted by ransomware were business users, compared to 22.6 per cent in 2016. This is…

Trust First: Kaspersky Lab launches itsGlobal Transparency Initiative; will provide source code – including updates – for a third-party review; will open three Transparency Centers worldwide

Trust First: Kaspersky Lab launches itsGlobal Transparency Initiative; will provide source code – including updates – for a third-party review; will open three Transparency Centers worldwide  The Global Transparency Initiative is part of Kaspersky Lab’s ongoing commitment to assuring the…

Kaspersky Lab Unmasks the History of Cyber Espionage in the APAC region

Kaspersky Lab Unmasks the History of Cyber Espionage in the APAC region 17 October 2017 Equipped with detailed histories of previous cyber espionage attacks against countries in the Asia Pacific, Kaspersky Lab today exposes the current state of the cyber…

Cyber-spy Groups are moving towards using supply chain attacks and legitimate tools to attack financial institutions, warns Kaspersky Lab

Cyber-spy Groups are moving towards using supply chain attacks and legitimate tools to attack financial institutions, warns Kaspersky Lab 16 October 2017 They are not just after your data anymore. Kaspersky Lab today reveals that cyber-espionage groups are now attacking…