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20 Sep, 2013, 18:43 BST Consumers Consider Data More Valuable Than Their Devices

Newly launched Kaspersky Internet Security - Multi-Device offers one-step protection for cyber attacks aimed at any device More than half (56 per...


12 Sep, 2013, 17:34 BST Kaspersky Lab Analyses Active Cyber-Espionage Campaign Primarily Targeting South Korean Entities

Operation's possible North Korean links uncovered Today Kaspersky Lab's security research team published a report that analyses an active...


05 Sep, 2013, 00:01 BST Brits Feel Unsafe on Social Networks yet Still Admit to 'Over-sharing' Info

New Kaspersky Internet Security - Multi-Device: one-step protection for whatever you do on any device Most of us (73 per cent of Europeans) now use...


29 Aug, 2013, 12:44 BST Spam in July: Banking Trojans Dominate Malware in E-mail Traffic

According to Kaspersky Lab, the percentage of spam in email traffic in July was up only 0.1 percentage points and averaged at 71.2 per cent....


21 Aug, 2013, 15:23 BST Spam in Q2 2013: More Offices in Danger from Targeted Plausible Fakes

In Q2, the percentage of spam in total email traffic increased by 4.2 per cent from the first quarter of 2013 and came to 70.7 per cent. The...


30 Jul, 2013, 15:44 BST Spam in June 2013: Learn the Secret of Steve Jobs' Success

According to Kaspersky Lab, the percentage of spam in email traffic in June was up 1.4 percentage points and averaged at 71.1 per cent. Malicious...


29 Jul, 2013, 09:25 BST Targeted Attacks Cost up to £1.6 Million in Damages

Large businesses face much higher costs than SMEs A successful targeted attack against a large company can cause damages of up to £1.6 million. This...


16 Jul, 2013, 12:21 BST 45 Per Cent of Companies Fear More Complex Attacks on Their IT Infrastructures

Threat of targeted attacks redefines requirements for corporate-class security solutions Nearly half of the companies that participated in the 'IDC...


28 Jun, 2013, 14:41 BST Kaspersky Lab Releases Series of Videos to Promote Online Safety

Global internet security company Kaspersky Lab has today released the first in a series of videos designed to raise awareness of online safety. The...


24 Jun, 2013, 17:46 BST 90 per cent of Companies Underestimate the Volume of Malicious Software

Few companies aware of how much new malware appears every day Most companies greatly underestimate the number of new malicious programs appearing...


31 May, 2013, 15:23 BST Kaspersky Lab to Offer Free Security Protection on LinkedIn Safety Center

Kaspersky Lab is today announcing that it is offering free security protection software available on the LinkedIn Safety Centre, providing users with ...


31 May, 2013, 15:17 BST Only 21 per cent of Companies use Hybrid Security Solutions, Despite Providing the Most Effective Protection

Cloud technologies are an important element of modern security solutions, but cannot protect computers without the support of local security tools....


24 May, 2013, 13:06 BST SMBs Losing Visibility of Business Data due to Poor BYOD Practice

Only 35 per cent implement the correct BYOD rules and policies to protect data The IT department may have a clear vision of data kept within a...


26 Apr, 2013, 16:36 BST Eugene Kaspersky Calls for Closer Collaboration Between Government and Business to Combat Cyberthreats

Kaspersky Lab warns of the risks to critical infrastructure, manufacturing and communications if action is not taken now Eugene Kaspersky, CEO and...


25 Apr, 2013, 12:19 BST Employees Keeping Quiet on Potential Corporate Data Leaks

Research from Kaspersky Lab reveals poor mobile device management strategies leaving business information exposed European SMBs are exposing...


22 Apr, 2013, 19:17 BST Eugene Kaspersky to Discuss Growing Cyberthreats and the Evolution of Targeted Attacks at Infosecurity Europe 2013

Kaspersky Lab today announced that its founder and CEO, Eugene Kaspersky, will deliver a speech at Infosecurity Europe 2013. During his presentation, ...


17 Apr, 2013, 11:52 BST Kaspersky Lab Analyses Active Cyberespionage Campaign Targeting Online Gaming Companies Worldwide

Cybercriminal Organisation "Winnti" Compromises Gaming Companies' Systems, Steals Intellectual Property and Digital Certificates for Malicious Use...


26 Mar, 2013, 18:15 GMT Kaspersky Lab Identifies First Targeted Attack Utilising Malware for Android Devices

First serious targeted attack on mobile devices staged by Chinese-speaking authors -designed to steal contacts, messages and other information from...


13 Mar, 2013, 18:31 GMT Use of Online Shopping and Banking Soars, yet Consumers Fail to Protect Credit Cards from Online Fraud

Kaspersky Lab launches PURE 3.0 Total Security to safeguard users' identity, passwords, money and digital assets online Consumers are leaving...


28 Feb, 2013, 12:40 GMT Kaspersky Lab Identifies 'MiniDuke', a New Malicious Program Designed for Spying on Multiple Government Entities and Institutions Across The World

New threat actors combine sophisticated "Old School" malware writing skills with newly advanced exploits in Adobe Reader to collect geopolitical...


15 Feb, 2013, 17:02 GMT Kaspersky Lab Appoints COMPUTERLINKS as Part of new UK Distribution Strategy

- Volume and value distribution strategies reviewed to drive growth in B2B market as company expands security portfolio Kaspersky Lab today announced ...


05 Feb, 2013, 07:00 GMT Children at High Risk of Accessing Adult Content on YouTube

Children at High Risk of Accessing Adult Content on YouTube Children can be as little as three clicks away from inappropriate or adult content on...


31 Jan, 2013, 16:33 GMT Businesses Remain Complacent and Vulnerable to Cyber Threats, Warns Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business enables firms to control and protect the growing range of devices and reduce complexity for over-stretched...


14 Jan, 2013, 16:43 GMT Kaspersky Lab Identifies Operation "Red October," an Advanced Cyber-Espionage Campaign Targeting Diplomatic and Government Institutions Worldwide

Attackers created unique, highly-flexible malware to steal data and geopolitical intelligence from target victims' computer systems, mobile phones...


11 Jan, 2013, 18:33 GMT Kaspersky Lab Announces the Start of the Kaspersky 7 Volcanoes Expedition

Kaspersky Lab sponsors new project to conquer 7 volcanoes on 7 continents Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content and threat management...