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Kaspersky: Connectivity issues lead to damaged relationships in 1-in-6 cases

Kaspersky Lab: Connectivity issues lead to damaged relationships

Staying connected is now an obligatory part of showing you care. According to a study from Kaspersky Lab, connectivity is now a vital part of our duty to family, friends and loved ones.

LuckyMouse Group is back and using a legitimate certificate to sign Malware

Kaspersky Lab: Chinese-speaking APT LuckyMouse is back

The Kaspersky Lab Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT) has discovered several infections from a previously unknown Trojan, which is most likely related to the infamous Chinese-speaking threat actor – LuckyMouse.

Kaspersky Lab PR: Geopolitical targets and new campaigns in Asia mark busy Q2 for threat actors

Kaspersky Lab: Asian Geopolitical targets and new campaigns mark busy Q2 for threat actors

During the second three months of 2018, Kaspersky Lab researchers observed an active landscape of APT operations, based mainly in Asia and involving both well-known and less familiar threat actors.

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Kaspersky Lab: Over one third of phishing attacks target financial sector

In the second quarter of 2018, Kaspersky Lab’s anti-phishing technologies prevented over 107 million attempts to visit phishing pages, of which 35.7% were related to financial services and targeting customers through fake banking or payment pages.

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Kaspersky Lab addresses recent Instagram hacks; Safety Tips here

Multiple Instagram users have been locked out of their accounts and claimed to be unable to re-establish their access.

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Kaspersky Lab: PowerGhost fileless crypto-miner targets corporate networks

Kaspersky Lab researchers have found a new crypto-currency miner – PowerGhost – which has hit corporate networks in several regions, mostly in Latin America. This is the latest in a worrying trend of cybercriminals increasingly using miners in targeted attacks, in their pursuit of money.

Cybercriminals targeted at least 400 industrial companies with spear-phishing attack for financial gain

Kaspersky Lab: At least 400 industrial companies with spear-phishing attack

Kaspersky Lab researchers have detected a new wave of financial spear-phishing emails disguised as legitimate procurement and accounting letters that hit at least 400 industrial organizations in an attempt to earn money for the cybercriminals.

Lax security leaves car sharing apps vulnerable to attack

Kaspersky Lab: Lax Security Makes Car Sharing Apps Vulnerable

Kaspersky Lab researchers have examined the security of 13 car sharing applications from household manufacturers across the globe – including those from Russia, the US and Europe.

10 tips to improve your Internet privacy

Kaspersky Lab: 10 tips to improve your Internet privacy

Massive data breaches, marketers tracking your every step online, shady people exploring the photos you shared in social networks — the list of digital annoyances goes on and on. However, it’s not completely hopeless: You do have control over your data.

Printers, eSport and cryptocurrencies: new Kaspersky Lab DDoS Intelligence quarterly report combines them all

Kaspersky Lab bares alarming DDoS Intelligence quarterly report

In the second quarter of 2018, DDoS botnets attacked online resources in 74 countries. For the first time in the history of DDoS Intelligence reports, Hong Kong found itself among the top three most attacked countries, coming second: its share increased fivefold and accounted for 17% of all botnet-assisted DDoS attacks.