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Feb 10, 2016, 13:28 ET Is Your Teenager a Hacker?

Kaspersky Lab urges parents to question their teen's online habits ahead of Safer Internet Day 2016  Research by Kaspersky Lab to mark...


Feb 10, 2016, 13:22 ET Adwind: Malware-as-a-Service Platform That Hit More Than 400,000 Users and Organisations Globally

Kaspersky Lab's Global Research and Analysis Team has published extensive research on the Adwind RAT,  a cross-platform, multifunctional...


Feb 10, 2016, 13:20 ET Carbanak and Beyond: Banks Face New Attacks

Kaspersky Lab identifies new tricks and copycats of the infamous financial cyber-heist  A year after Kaspersky Lab warned that...


Jan 15, 2016, 07:22 ET Hunting a Zero-Day: How Kaspersky Lab Discovered a Dangerous Vulnerability in a Web Technology using Curiosity, Public Information and Unique Protection Technologies

Kaspersky Lab has discovered a zero-day vulnerability in Silverlight, a web technology used to display multimedia content. The vulnerability would...


Dec 11, 2015, 07:22 ET Companies Accuse Their Competitors of Staging DDoS Attacks Against Them

According to recent research from Kaspersky Lab and B2B International, nearly half (48 per cent) of the companies surveyed believe they know the...


Dec 11, 2015, 07:16 ET Kaspersky Lab on Business Threats: 2015 Saw the Number of Cryptolocker Attacks Double

The tools used by cyber-criminals against businesses in 2015 were different to those used against consumers, according to Kaspersky Lab's review...


Dec 08, 2015, 06:23 ET Kaspersky Lab Adds New Layer to Enterprise Protection with Private Security Cloud

Kaspersky Lab today announces the release of a new solution - Kaspersky Private Security Network. Using the network, Kaspersky Lab's products can...


Nov 30, 2015, 11:36 ET Europeans More Concerned About Protecting Private Parts Than Private Data, Study Shows

- Passwords are like underwear: change often; don't share    Despite the growing risk of cyber-attack, 73% of Europeans would rather...


Nov 30, 2015, 09:48 ET Kaspersky Lab Warns There is No Such Thing as 'Secret Sexting'

Research from Kaspersky Lab unveils a nation of phone snoops, as Brits clamp down on their partners' secrets  With the office Christmas...


Oct 09, 2015, 06:21 ET Five More Years Together: Kaspersky Lab Extends Sponsorship of Scuderia Ferrari

Kaspersky Lab, one of the world's fastest-growing cybersecurity companies, is pleased to announce the continuation of its sponsorship contract...


Oct 07, 2015, 07:18 ET Is Impatience Helping to Trigger Digital Amnesia?

A third of European adults will Google for answers before trying to remember - and 24% will forget what they've found as soon as they've used...


Sep 03, 2015, 06:10 ET UK Population Battles With "Privacy Paralysis" as Consumers Feel Overwhelmed by Risks to Online Identity and Data

Kaspersky Lab study reveals three-quarters of consumers feel unable to protect themselves from cyber-threats today  UK consumers feel...


Mar 19, 2015, 10:48 ET Kaspersky Lab Promotes Heiner Bredick to B2C Sales Director, Europe

Kaspersky Lab Expands the European-Wide Operations Team and Aligns Itself for Future Growth in the Consumer Market  Kaspersky Lab, the...


Mar 16, 2015, 13:55 ET Kaspersky Phound! Can Be Found on Google Play

Kaspersky Lab presents a new free Android app, a tool which enables users to protect the things that are valuable to them - their mobile devices...


Feb 17, 2015, 07:14 ET Connected Phone, Connected House, Connected Car...Connected Body?

As the Internet of Things evolves and becomes the Internet of Us, security expert Kaspersky Lab has teamed up with Swedish bio-hacking community...


Feb 17, 2015, 04:44 ET Equation Group: The Crown Creator of Cyber-Espionage

Kaspersky Lab discovers the ancestor of Stuxnet and Flame - powerful threat actor with an absolute dominance in terms of cyber-tools and...


Feb 11, 2015, 05:47 ET Young Children Left Vulnerable as Cyberbullying Education Comes Too Late

Parents assume cyberbullying does not pose a risk until children reach secondary school, despite the fact young children are exposed to dangers...


Jan 29, 2015, 06:24 ET A Single DDoS Attack can Cost a Company More Than $400,000

According to the results of a  study  conducted by Kaspersky Lab and B2B International, a DDoS attack on a company's...


Jan 21, 2015, 10:13 ET Careless Sharing: 32 Per Cent Take no Precautions When Letting Others use Their Devices, Kaspersky Lab Discovers

According to a  survey  jointly executed by B2B International and Kaspersky Lab, 32 per cent of respondents who...


Dec 16, 2014, 07:19 ET Emerging Threats in the APT World: Predictions for 2015

For several years now, Kaspersky Lab's Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT) has shed light on some of the world's biggest Advanced Persistent...