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Aug 12, 2015, 09:26 ET

Big Protection for Small Business: Kaspersky Small Office Security Gets High Scores in Three of the Latest Tests

Kaspersky Lab's solution for small business has been tested by Dennis Technology Labs, AV-Test and Virus Bulletin and acknowledged to be one of...

Aug 10, 2015, 12:38 ET

"Darkhotel" Cyberespionage Group Boosts Attacks with Exploit Leaked from Hacking Team

Following the public leak of files belonging to Hacking Team - the company known for selling "legal spyware" to some governments and law...

Aug 04, 2015, 13:10 ET

Personal Devices and Corporate Secrets: Only 11% of People Worry about Keeping Work Files Safe on Mobile Devices, Kaspersky Lab Survey Shows

According to a survey conducted by Kaspersky Lab in conjunction with B2B International[1], around half of the consumers surveyed also use their...

Jul 14, 2015, 10:18 ET

An 'Encrypted' Encryptor Menaces Gamers: TeslaCrypt 2.0 Conceals its Identity to Demand a $500 Ransom

Most TeslaCrypt infections occur in the USA, Germany and Spain; followed by Italy, France and United Kingdom. Kaspersky Lab has detected curious...

Jul 01, 2015, 11:32 ET

UK Population Faces Digital Amnesia as Consumers Struggle to Recall Memories Trusted to Connected Devices

Half of us could phone the house we lived in aged 10, but not our children, the office or even our partners   The 'Google Effect', the...

Jun 10, 2015, 12:41 ET

Duqu is Back: Kaspersky Lab Reveals Cyberattack on its Corporate Network That Also Hit High Profile Victims in Western Countries, the Middle East and Asia

- Kaspersky Lab uncovers Duqu 2.0 - a highly sophisticated malware platform exploiting up to three zero-day vulnerabilities  - Malware...

Jun 04, 2015, 12:13 ET

Kaspersky Lab Wins at SC Magazine Awards 2015 Europe

Kaspersky Lab has been recognised for its class-leading enterprise software solutions at the European SC Magazine Awards, having fought off...

May 22, 2015, 08:04 ET

Kaspersky Lab Triumphs at the Inaugural Inquirer Tech Hero Awards

Kaspersky Total Security for Business named Best Security Product Kaspersky Lab has been crowned winner of the 'Best Security Product' at the...

May 13, 2015, 12:49 ET

Spam and Phishing in Q1: New Domains Revitalise Old Spam

The new range of top level domains, launched in January 2015 and intended for use by relevant communities and organisations, has proved...

May 12, 2015, 08:20 ET

Kaspersky Lab Unveils New European Research Centre in London

New research hub central to providing real-time threat intelligence to customers and partners globally Cyberattacks are one of the most...

Apr 29, 2015, 10:37 ET

Kaspersky Lab Presents a New Version of Kaspersky Small Office Security to Reflect Modern Needs of Small Business

Small businesses are frequently becoming prey for cybercriminals because they generally pay less attention to cybersecurity while housing...

Apr 15, 2015, 12:13 ET

Kaspersky Lab Opens Office in Singapore

Kaspersky Lab today announces that it has added Singapore to its ever-expanding worldwide network of offices. The new office is the...

Apr 15, 2015, 11:13 ET

The Chronicles of Hellsing: a Spy vs Spy Story

Kaspersky Lab has recorded a rare and unusual example of one cybercriminal attacking another. In 2014, Hellsing, a small and technically...

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 18, 2015, 11:47 ET

Hunting Desert Falcons - The First Known Arabic Cyber Espionage Group Attacking Thousands of Victims Globally

Kaspersky Lab's Global Research and Analysis Team has discovered Desert Falcons - a cyber espionage group targeting multiple high profile...

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...