SA users fear mobile app tracking


Eighty-three percent of Android apps have access to users' sensitive data, and 96% of Android apps can launch without consent, says Kaspersky Lab.

Crypto-currency phishing attacks net millions

Attackers are up to their old tricks, using social engineering and phishing to steal crypto-currency, says Kaspersky Lab.

Protect kids from potentially harmful online content

18 Jun

Kaspersky Lab compiles an annual report that examines the online activities of children around the world.

Kaspersky debuts fraud prevention solutions

Jun 13, 2018

Businesses need to improve the security of online transactions without negatively affecting user experience, it says.

Criminals target public WiFi at FIFA games: Kaspersky

Jun 7, 2018

Third parties interested in financial and other sensitive information focus on such sporting events, the firm warns.

Harnessing smart wearables to spy on owners

Jun 4, 2018

There could be severe consequences should cyber criminals use these devices to monitor users, says Kaspersky Lab.

US judge dismisses Kaspersky lawsuits

A US federal judge dismisses lawsuits that sought to overturn bans on the use of Kaspersky's products in US government networks.

MS Office exploits grow fourfold

May 18, 2018

Exploits are widely used by cyber criminals looking for profit, as well as by sophisticated nation-backed state actors, says Kaspersky Lab.

Kaspersky Lab to move core infrastructure to Switzerland

May 16, 2018

The company has had several issues with the US government, due to its Russian origins.

SynAck ransomware employs Doppelg"anging technique

May 8, 2018

This is the first time the Doppelg?nging technique has been seen in ransomware in the wild, says Kaspersky Lab.

Kaspersky uncovers Crouching Yeti's infrastructure

Apr 25, 2018

The advanced persistent threat group is notorious for targeting industrial sectors around the world, especially energy facilities.

Twitter bans ads from Kaspersky Lab

Apr 23, 2018

The social media network says the cyber security firm's business model conflicts with its advertising rules.