Tagged: mobile malware

06
Jun
2017

Mobile Ransomware More Than Trebled in Q1, 2017

Nearly 3-in-10 Filipinos Infected with Mobile Malware The global nightmare of ransomware shows no sign of slowing down, with the volume of mobile ransomware rising over three-fold (3.5 times) during the first few months of the year, according to Kaspersky Lab’s Malware Report for Q1, 2017. The number of mobile...

28
Jun
2016

Kaspersky Lab Detects Over 2M Mobile Malware in Q1 2016

Nearly 2-in-10 Filipino Mobile Users Infected with Mobile Malware Cybercriminals continue to improve new techniques to deceive users and their stealthy malware targets not just big organizations but also personal consumers. Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) revealed over two million mobile malware were detected by Kaspersky Lab worldwide in the first...

02
Mar
2016

The Volume of New Mobile Malware Tripled in 2015

The volume of malware targeting users of mobile devices grew more than three times in 2015, compared to 2014. The most dangerous threats in 2015 were ransomware, malware capable of obtaining unlimited rights on an infected device, and data stealers, including financial malware. These are main findings of the annual...