The Mask, a highly advanced global cyber threat discovered

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 11 February 2014

Kaspersky Lab believes it has discovered one of the most sophisticated, intelligent and highly coordinated global cyber threats of the last decade, referred to as The Mask or Careto, its a Spanish-language based cyber spying operating... FULL STORY >


The end is nigh for Windows XP

By Ryan Noik 5 December 2013

Windows XP users have been warned of a potential and expected flood of malware following Microsoft’s ceasing of support for Windows XP early next year. FULL STORY >


BlackBerry improves malware protection within BlackBerry World

By Staff Writer 5 February 2013

BlackBerry is utilising Trend Micro's app scanning service to further analyze apps submitted to BlackBerry World. FULL STORY >


Spam levels decline to 5 year low

By Ryan Noik 28 January 2013

According to Kaspersky Lab there has been a marked drop in email spam in the past year, although malware attachments remain a problem. FULL STORY >


Malware in 2012 - Kaspersky Lab Security Bulletin released

By Staff Writer 14 December 2012

Kaspersky Lab has released its annual Kaspersky Security Bulletin, which provides the overall malware and cyber-threat statistics for 2012. FULL STORY >


Malicious activity in spam on the rise, says Kaspersky

By Ryan Noik 28 September 2012

Kaspersky Lab has released its latest spam report, which sheds interesting light on the cyclical nature of spam attacks. FULL STORY >


Samsung phones susceptible to being remotely wiped

By Ryan Noik 26 September 2012

Some Samsung phones appear to be vulnerable to a particularly nasty hack, which could allow malicious code to remotely wipe users' device. FULL STORY >


Kaspersky questions the effectiveness of free solutions

By Ryan Noik 26 September 2012

A recently released survey by Kaspersky Lab has revealed that even users of anti-virus software may not be adequately protected. FULL STORY >


Google, Facebook, Twitter and co form Ads Integrity Alliance

By Hanleigh Daniels 14 June 2012

Google, Facebook, Twitter and co take on bad advertisements, malware and scams on the net via the Ads Integrity Alliance. FULL STORY >


Facebook warns about DNSChanger botnet

By Ryan Noik 6 June 2012

Facebook has advised users that they will be notified on the site if they are at risk of being disconnected from the internet next month, due to a DNSChanger botnet. FULL STORY >


Kaspersky Lab and ITU research reveal advanced new cyber threat

By Hanleigh Daniels 29 May 2012

Kaspersky Lab reveals details concerning the discovery of a highly advanced new cyber threat. FULL STORY >


Kaspersky warns multiple platform security now needed

By Ryan Noik 5 March 2012

According to Kaspersky Lab, the growth of the use of multiple devices has only increased the need for users to take cognisance of having multiple platform security. FULL STORY >


Kaspersky makes parental control beta available

By Ryan Noik 28 February 2012

Kaspersky Lab has highlighted an important aspect of using mobile devices, namely security, with the company's release of its beta version Parental Control solution for smartphones and tablets on the Android platform. FULL STORY >


Kaspersky Lab reveals universal security solution Kaspersky-ONE

By Staff Writer 16 February 2012

Kaspersky unveils Kaspersky-ONE, a multi-platform solution that brings virus, spam and malware protection to both the computers and mobile devices that users own via a one license approach. FULL STORY >


Kaspersky report highlights growing malware problem

By Ryan Noik 6 February 2012

According to Kaspersky Lab, no fewer than 780 new malicious programs, which are intended to steal users online banking data, are detected daily. FULL STORY >

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