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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.

Fraudsters Use Fake Gift Cards to Lure Consumers into Handing Over Personal Data

Kaspersky Lab: Beware of Fake Gift Cards

vaKaspersky Lab experts have discovered the distribution of an unusual fraudulent scheme that tricks users into parting with their time and their data, for no return.

Sanjeev Nair, Corporate Communications Manager at Kaspersky Lab Southeast Asia

Kaspersky Interactive Protection Simulation Online Game to Improve Cybersecurity in PH

Kaspersky Lab conducted its first Kaspersky Interactive Protection Simulation Online training (KIPS Online) with the local technology media recently to highlight the importance of teamwork in corporate cybersecurity.

Concerns on the rise about mobile apps watching and tracking users, finds Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky Lab: Concerns rise on mobile apps with monitoring capabilities

The monitoring capabilities of mobile apps are becoming a concern for users, many of whom are worried that the apps on their connected devices might be able track them down, watch what they’re doing, or share their data.

Are data breaches stressing you out? (Kaspersky Lab)

Kaspersky Lab Latest News: Are data breaches stressing you out?

Common wisdom holds that the most stressful things a person might face in life are moving house, getting fired, or going through a divorce. In the grand scheme of things, stress caused by data breaches, password management, and device security shouldn’t factor at all.

Victims of malicious crypto miners increase by 44% - as 2.7 million internet users are targeted in a year

Kaspersky Lab: Alarming increase on victims of malicious crypto miners

The number of internet users that have been attacked by malicious crypto currency mining software has increased from 1.9 million to 2.7 million in just one year.