Category: News Release

14
Feb
2019

How a united voice can build digital trust in cybersecurity

Anton Shingarev, Vice President of Public Affairs at Kaspersky Lab In its business predictions for 2019, industry analyst Forrester says more companies will implement cybersecurity strategies based on a principle of “zero trust” — continuously questioning the security of all internal and external activity. For cybersecurity as a whole, however,...

07
Feb
2019

Chafer cyberespionage group targets embassies with updated homebrew spyware

Kaspersky Lab researchers have detected multiple attempts to infect foreign diplomatic entities in Iran with homebrew spyware. The attacks appear to be using an updated Remexi backdoor. Several legitimate tools were also used during the campaign. The Remexi backdoor is linked to a suspected Farsi-speaking cyberespionage group known as Chafer,...

22
Jan
2019

My data was leaked. What should I do?

Following the emergence last week of a massive database of exposed emails and passwords dubbed as Collection #1, Kaspersky Lab strongly urged internet users to apply unique passwords for each of their online accounts to minimize the chances of being affected by data breaches. According to the global cybersecurity company,...

18
Jan
2019

Vulnerabilities in connected electric car chargers could damage home networks

While modern electric vehicles are tested constantly for vulnerabilities, some of their essential accessories, such as the battery chargers, often remain neglected. Kaspersky Lab experts have discovered that electric vehicle (EV) chargers supplied by a major vendor carry vulnerabilities that can be exploited by cyber attackers, and that the consequences...

08
Jan
2019

Kaspersky Lab appoints MSI-ECS Philippines to boost growth in B2B market

In line with Kaspersky Lab’s strategy to aggressively strengthen its growth in the enterprise market, the global cybersecurity company today announces its partnership with MSI-ECS Philippines. MSI-ECS is one of the biggest IT product and solutions providers in the country carrying over 40 major technology brands with an established reseller...