Category: News Release

26
Sep
2014

Hacking a living room: Kaspersky Lab researcher finds multiple vulnerabilities in popular connected home entertainment devices

Popular connected home entertainment devices pose a real cyber security threat due to vulnerabilities in their software, and a lack of elementary security measures such as strong default administrator passwords and encryption of Internet connection. Kaspersky Lab security analyst David Jacoby conducted a research experiment in his own living room...

23
Sep
2014

SSS to launch new contact center for OFWs

Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) will have easier means to benefit from the programs and services of the Social Security System (SSS) with the launching of the newly created OFW Contact Center Unit (OFW-CSU), starting October this year. SSS Senior Vice President and International Operations Division Head Judy Frances A. See...

06
Aug
2014

Kaspersky Lab: Micro, small PH businesses must invest in cybersecurity

Small businesses are “soft targets” of cybercriminals since they lack focus on information technology (IT) strategy, according to secure content and threat management solutions developer Kaspersky Lab. Based on the Kaspersky Lab’s 2014 IT Security Risks summary report, very small businesses (VSBs) with fewer than 25 employees are the least...

18
Jul
2014

Internet-connected cars vulnerable to cyber attacks – Kaspersky Lab

Internet-connected cars are now becoming a reality and various international studies show that their market will continue to grow in the near future. But this emerging trend in the automotive industry can also become a new vehicle for cybercrimes, according to a leading developer of secure content and threat management...