Security

Alleged Botnet Operator Arrested in Spain, Faces Multiple Charges in the US

April 13, 2017

The US Justice Department has launched a coordinated takedown operation to disrupt and dismantle the Kelihos botnet (also known as Waledac). The operation follows on from the arrest in Spain ...

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Cisco Cyber Range Lab in India to Work Towards Enhancing Cyber Security

April 13, 2017

Cisco India inaugurated its Cyber Range Lab in Gurgaon, India. The Cisco Cyber Range Lab aims to provide highly specialized technical training workshops to help security staff build the skills ...

Sacrifice your Privacy while Using Paytm, Freecharge and BHIM: IIMB Study

April 11, 2017

With the rapid development of information technology, ubiquitous mobile phones, and the impact of the demonetization scheme of the GoI, we have witnessed a surge in mobile banking and ...

What Are Fileless Banking Attackers Really After?

April 10, 2017

One day bank employees discovered an empty ATM: there was no money, no traces of physical interaction with the machine, and no malware. After Kaspersky Lab experts spent time unwinding ...

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Panasonic Launches Video Door Phones That Connect to Smartphones

April 6, 2017

Panasonic expanded its Video Door Phone portfolio with the launch of VL – V590 andVL – V900 in the market. The products are designed to enhance the surveillance and security ...

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Pune Police deploys WorkApps Chat Platform for Better Internal Communication

April 6, 2017

Pune Police becomes the first Indian Government body to join the wave of organizations moving to Dedicated and Secure Chat Applications for better, faster and secure communication between internal teams. ...

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Accenture Acquires iDefense Security Intelligence Services; To Boost Threat Intelligence Offerings

April 6, 2017

In a move to provide clients with better and more comprehensive threat intelligence, Accenture has completed its acquisition of the iDefense Security Intelligence Services business from VeriSign, Inc. iDefense is one ...

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Honeywell Launches Industrial Cyber Security Solution To Secure USB Devices

April 6, 2017

  Honeywell’s new Secure Media Exchange (SMX) protects facilities against current and emerging USB-borne threats, without the need for complex procedures or restrictions that impact operations or industrial personnel. Malware spread through ...

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Chasing Lazarus: A Hunt for the Infamous Hackers to Prevent Large Bank Robberies

April 6, 2017

Kaspersky Lab has published the results of its more-than-year-long investigation into the activity of Lazarus – a notorious hacking group allegedly responsible for the theft of 81 million dollars from ...

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Microsoft IIS 6.0 Vulnerable to a Zero-Day Buffer Overflow Vulnerability: Trend Micro

April 5, 2017

  Trend Micro has said that the Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0 is vulnerable to a zero-day Buffer Overflow vulnerability (CVE-2017-7269) due to an improper validation of an ‘IF’ header in ...

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40% of Industrial Computers Attacked in the Second Half of 2016, Kaspersky Reports

March 31, 2017

On average two-in-five computers, related to the technological infrastructure of industrial enterprises, faced cyberattacks in the second half of 2016. This is a finding from Kaspersky Lab’s report, the “Threat ...

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Gemalto’s 2016 Breach Level Index Finds 36.6 million Records Breached in India

March 30, 2017

Gemalto has released the findings of the Breach Level Index revealing that 33 reported data breaches led to almost 36.6 million data records being compromised in India during 2016, an ...

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Profit Margin of a DDoS Attack Can Reach 95%, Kaspersky Reports

March 27, 2017

Kaspersky Lab’s experts have studied the DDoS services available on the black market and determined just how far this illegal business has advanced, as well as the extent of its ...

Quick Heal Detects ‘Cerber Ransomware’ Delivered from an Indian Bank’s Website

March 24, 2017

Quick Heal has been constantly monitoring the website since 20th of March, 2017 and according to the latest findings (as we share this information), the Cosmos Bank website is still ...

Here are 5 Top Tips to Avoid Ransomware

March 24, 2017

Imagine losing all the photos, videos, messages, and documents you’ve stored on your computer. How much money would you be willing to pay to get it all back? Ransomware is ...

5 Affordable Security Solutions for SMBs

March 20, 2017

When it comes to security then the size of your organization doesn’t matter. The ugly truth is that all organizations are vulnerable, particularly small and medium businesses. According to a survey ...

Here’s How Criminals are Using PetrWrap to Steal Ransomware Code from their Peers

March 16, 2017

Kaspersky Lab’s researchers have discovered PetrWrap, a new malware family that exploits the original Petya ransomware module, distributed through a Ransomware-as-a-Service platform, to perform targeted attacks against organizations. The PetrWrap ...

Banks Spend on IT Security Higher than Non-Financial Organizations, Kaspersky Reports

March 14, 2017

Financial institutions are under pressure to ramp up security, with trends such as the increased take-up of mobile banking putting banks’ IT infrastructure defenses at growing risk of cyber-attack, according ...

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Euronet and Infinitium Forge Alliance to Secure Digital Payments in India

March 8, 2017

Euronet Services India, a 100% subsidiary of Euronet Worldwide Inc., a global provider of electronic payment and transaction processing solutions for financial institutions, retailers, service providers and individual consumers, and Infinitium ...

From Shamoon to StoneDrill – Advanced Malware Discovered in the Wild

March 8, 2017

Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team has discovered a new sophisticated wiper malware, called StoneDrill. Just like another infamous wiper, Shamoon, it destroys everything on the infected computer. StoneDrill ...