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Prilex: POS malware evolves to target chip and PIN-protected cards

By Press Release 19 March 2018

Kaspersky Lab researchers have revealed that the group behind the Prilex point-of-sale malware can now turn stolen credit card data into functional plastic cards. FULL STORY >

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Olympic False Flag: How infamous Olympic Destroyer malware was designed to confuse cybersecurity community

By Press Release 9 March 2018

A new attribution method helped to identify a very sophisticated false flag, says Kaspersky Lab. FULL STORY >

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Porn on the move: In 2017, over 25% of users hit by mobile malware faced porn-themed attacks

By Press Release 2 February 2018

In 2017, 25.4% of mobile users who encountered malware - over 1.2 million people - were attacked by malicious programs that used adult content to lure them into installing malware on their devices. This... FULL STORY >

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Sophos Introduces Predictive Protection in Intercept X with Advanced Deep Learning

By Press Release 31 January 2018

More effective than traditional machine learning, deep learning gives Sophos Intercept X the highest detection rates and lowest false-positive rates in the next-generation endpoint security market FULL STORY >

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No Platform Immune from Ransomware, According to SophosLabs 2018 Malware Forecast

By Press Release 9 November 2017

Ransomware ravaged Windows, but attacks on Android, Linux and MacOS systems also increased in 2017. FULL STORY >

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ESET works with Google to halt dangerous malware

By Press Release 17 October 2017

ESET, a leading global cybersecurity company has launched Chrome Cleanup, a new scanner and cleaner for Google Chrome designed to help users browse the web safely and without interruption. Chrome Cleanup will be available for all Google Chrome... FULL STORY >

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Bitdefender Total Security 2018

By Ryan Noik 6 September 2017

Bitdefender Total Security 2018 succeeds at providing security on every front, while making securing one's devices easy. FULL STORY >

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Cybersecurity insurance – the missing link in business financial wellness

By Press Release 25 May 2017

In the age where knowledge and information is currency, where organisations will soon be subject to regulations such as the Protection of Private Information Act in South Africa, General Data Protection Regulation in... FULL STORY >

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Potentially critical vulnerability addressed with Windows Defender fix

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 9 May 2017

Discovered over the weekend by two Google Project Zero researchers, Microsoft has already rolled out an update for what could have been a critical software flaw. FULL STORY >

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From Shamoon to StoneDrill – advanced new destructive malware discovered in the wild

By Press Release 7 March 2017

In the wake of the Shamoon malware attacks, a new wiper targets Middle East and shows interest in European targets. FULL STORY >

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Kaspersky Lab Report: Mobile malware has grown almost 3-fold in Q2 while cyber-espionage attacks target SMB companies

By Staff Writer 3 August 2015

Kaspersky Lab has published its Q2 cyber-threats report highlighting key security incidents of the quarter and evaluating the Q2 cyber-threat level. FULL STORY >

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PandaLabs release Q1 2015 Results – 225 000 new malware strains per day

By Staff Writer 6 July 2015

PandaLabs has released the results for the first quarter of 2015, which analyses IT security episodes and incidents from January through to March 2015. FULL STORY >

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Trend Micro Q1 2015 roundup finds new variations on proven attack methods

By Staff Writer 19 May 2015

According to Trend Micro, a combination of newer and older threat variations defined the cybersecurity landscape in the first quarter of 2015. FULL STORY >

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Angry Planes/No Clip mods for GTA V compromised by malware

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 15 May 2015

According to GTA forum posts, the PC mods titled Angry Planes and No Clip contain malware that could compromise users’ private content. FULL STORY >

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Kaspersky Lab showcases new Internet Security - multi-device 2015 software

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 8 September 2014

Ahead of its mid-September launch, Kaspersky Lab has unveiled its newly improved multi-device 2015 software specifically designed for Windows, OS X, Android and iOS device users. FULL STORY >

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