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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...

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...

Dec 05, 2014, 07:21 ET

Complicated Password Rules Diminishing Convenience of Online Shopping

Following the success of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the Christmas shopping season is now fully underway, but the online shopping splurge is...

Dec 03, 2014, 08:53 ET

Kaspersky Lab Presents a New Total Security Solution to Safeguard Digital Lives

Kaspersky Lab today released  Kaspersky Total Security - Multi-Device, a security solution for home users...

Dec 03, 2014, 08:27 ET

Kaspersky Lab Business Security Solutions Take the Spotlight at 2014 V3 Technology Awards

Kaspersky Lab has hit the top spot once again at the 2014 V3 Technology awards, winning two highly sought after awards: 'Best SMB Security...

Nov 24, 2014, 14:22 ET

Regin: A Malicious Platform Capable Of Spying on GSM Networks

Kaspersky Lab's Global Research and Analysis Team has published its research on Regin - the first cyber-attack platform known to penetrate and...

Nov 10, 2014, 08:32 ET

Kaspersky Lab Sheds Light on "Darkhotels", Where Business Executives Fall Prey to an Elite Spying Crew

Kaspersky Lab's Global Research and Analysis Team experts have researched the "Darkhotel" espionage campaign, which has lurked in the...

Oct 13, 2014, 13:01 ET

Kaspersky Lab Climbs Up Top Track 250 Leader Board

Kaspersky Lab today announced it has been positioned 44th in this year's Sunday Times Barclays Top Track 250, an increase of eight places from its...

Oct 02, 2014, 07:40 ET

Reality of Rising DDoS Attacks Sees European Businesses Take Action to Reduce Financial and Reputational Impact

Almost a quarter of European companies (23 per cent) consider DDoS (Distributed-Denial-of-Service) attacks one of their top three business...

Oct 01, 2014, 06:57 ET

Kaspersky Lab Broadens Co-operation With Both INTERPOL and Europol

Kaspersky Lab has signed an agreement with INTERPOL and a memorandum of understanding with Europol to extend the scope of co-operation...

Sep 05, 2014, 13:14 ET

Kaspersky Lab and Mensa Help You Train Your Alertness in Global Think Test

Sanity and reason are still best weapons against cyberthreats but people act against them too often  Kaspersky Lab and Mensa are...

Sep 04, 2014, 12:44 ET

Two-thirds of Mobile Phone Users Unaware They Could be Spied on Through the Camera While Having Sex, Study Shows

  Kaspersky Lab survey reveals 83 per cent of UK adults never turn connected devices off and 62 per cent don't know the camera function can...

Sep 02, 2014, 12:32 ET

Spam in July: Hot Weather Nurtures Financial Phishing

Although it's the height of summer and most businesses are in a natural lull, Kaspersky Lab's experts reported a substantial increase in the...

Aug 13, 2014, 13:12 ET

Kaspersky Lab in Association With Mensa Launch the Global Think Test Supported by Ambassador Scuderia Ferrari

Kaspersky Lab and Mensa are inviting Internet users to take part in very special challenge over the summer  with the help of cricket legend...

Aug 11, 2014, 11:26 ET

The Epic Snake: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Turla Cyber-espionage Campaign

The "Epic" operation serves as the first phase in a multi-stage infection of the Turla campaign  Turla, also known as Snake or Uroburos is...