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The End of the World for APTs As We Know Them in 2016

Advanced Persistent Threats or APTs as we know them will cease to exist in 2016, replaced by deeper, embedded attacks that are harder to detect and trace back to the perpetrators, according to Kaspersky Lab experts.

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Finance, Telco and IT Sectors Top Targets for DDoS Attacks in 2015

Around one in four IT, telecoms and financial services companies experienced a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack in the last 12 months, according to a survey conducted by Kaspersky Lab and B2B International.

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New Malware Count Falls by 15,000 a Day in 2015, as Cybercriminals

According to Kaspersky Lab, 2015 marked the moment when demand for new malicious programs reached saturation point, as the number of new malware files detected every day by its products fell by 15,000, from 325,000 in 2014 to 310,000.

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Brand Reputation Costs $200,000 to Repair

Over half (57%) of companies admit that the information security incidents they experienced in the last year had a negative impact on their reputation. The average cost incurred per incident by small and medium-sized businesses was more than $8,000, while the damage to enterprises exceeded $200,000.

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8 Ways to Shop Safely Online this Christmas and Avoid Getting ‘Grinched’

As the Christmas rush and Manila’s traffic convince more Filipinos that it is better to shop online than head to the malls, Kaspersky Lab shares eight simple tips to avoid getting suckered by online scams this holiday season.
Kaspersky Lab warns this time of the year is a prime opportunity for cyber criminals to get their Grinch on.

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Every Third Company Uses Mobile Devices for Financial Transactions, Kaspersky Lab Survey Shows

According to a joint survey conducted by Kaspersky Lab and B2B International, over 30% of companies use mobile devices to access corporate bank accounts and to make financial transactions.

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Kaspersky Lab Q3 Report: Mobile malware continues to grow, online bank accounts targeted more than 5 million times

Using statistics from the Kaspersky Security Network (KSN), which obtains information from millions of Kaspersky Lab product users in 213 countries, the report sheds light on the increase in mobile threats, the attempted theft of money from online bank accounts and targeted cyberattacks in the evolving threat landscape.

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From Digital Friend to Frenemy: 29% Takes a Device into the Bathroom, Despite the Risk of Being Hacked and Spied On

Kaspersky Lab and B2B International shows that the relationship between users and their digital devices is often closer than between best friends, with 29% taking them into the bathroom and…

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Kaspersky Lab and Dutch police ends nightmare of CoinVault and Bitcryptor Ransomware victims worldwide

Kaspersky Lab has added an additional 14,031 decryption keys to the repository noransom.kaspersky.com, enabling all users who have fallen victim to CoinVault and Bitcryptor ransomware to retrieve their encrypted data without having to pay a single bitcoin in ransom to criminals.

Sanjeev Nair, Corporate Communications Manager of Kaspersky Lab Southeast Asia, explains to the media the new and updated features of Kaspersky Lab’s latest line of flagship security solutions which aims to provide the best protection to the private lives of every Filipino Internet user.

Kaspersky Lab unveils new line of enhanced consumer protection solutions

Kaspersky Lab recently unveiled its new set of its flagship security solutions equipped with updated privacy features aimed to protect Filipino users’ private lives.