Financial malware, commonly identified as banking Trojans, is aimed at stealing finances and financial data, as well as providing threat actors with access to users’ and financial organizations’ assets and machines. Such threats have always occupied a significant part of a threat landscape, as finance is the most common motivation for cybercriminals and fraudsters.
In the Philippines, 16.04% of children have attempted to visit or actually visited online retail sites based on data from Kaspersky in 2018-2019, up from only 0.74% in 2017-2018.
Data from the Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) revealed that over three-in-10 (33.3%) users in the Philippines were attacked by Internet-borne threats from July to September.
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.
Kaspersky Lab has launched the ‘Secure Your Ferrari Experience’ for the second year running, offering five winners from Asia Pacific a chance to visit the Home of Ferrari in Maranello, Italy.