Attackers target pharmaceutical companies


PlugX RAT allows cyber criminals to perform various malicious operations on a system without the user's authorisation, says Kaspersky Lab.

Miners target popular football and VPN applications

5 Apr

Football-related applications are the most popular applications in which to conceal mining capabilities, says Kaspersky Lab.

Kaspersky appoints MD for META region

Mar 22, 2018

Amir Kanaan plans to strengthen the company's leadership in the region.

POS malware targets chip and PIN cards

Mar 19, 2018

The criminals behind the Prilex POS malware have the ability to turn stolen credit card data into functional plastic cards, says Kaspersky Lab.

'Smart cameras turned into surveillance tools'

Mar 15, 2018

Attackers can remotely disable these devices, execute arbitrary malicious code on them and commit other acts of malfeasance, warns Kaspersky Lab.

Slingshot gives attackers full control over infected devices

Mar 12, 2018

The threat has been used for cyber espionage in the MEA from at least 2012 until February this year, says Kaspersky Lab.

Cybersecurity firm analyses Olympic Games malware

Mar 9, 2018

The Olympic Destroyer malware employed a highly sophisticated false flag to throw threat hunters off the scent of its real origin, says Kaspersky Lab.

Kaspersky Lab offers $100 000 for finding bugs

Mar 7, 2018

Its bug bounty program now includes rewards of up to $100 000 for finding vulnerabilities in its products.

Cyber criminals borrow APT techniques to install mining software

Mar 6, 2018

With the aim of earning crypto-currency, criminals have started to use mining software in their attacks, says Kaspersky Lab.

Kaspersky Lab debuts advanced cyber security platform

Feb 23, 2018

Targeted attacks can penetrate an organisation's critical systems and stay unnoticed for years, says Kaspersky Lab.

DDOS threats on the rise in EMEA

Feb 21, 2018

The EMEA region experiences more than half of the world's distributed denial of service attacks, says F5 Labs.

Kaspersky, ITU-T strengthen IOT security

Feb 16, 2018

Attacks on cyber-physical systems can affect not only the information aspects, but also functional safety, says Kaspersky Lab.