Kaspersky Lab: Phishing Scammers Target Avengers Fans

The release of the finale of the epic two-part movie featuring the Avengers has attracted lots of attention, shattering box office records. Kaspersky Lab’s content filtering experts have found that cybercriminals could not resist the urge to use the movie for fraud and money theft. To do so, they have created no less than a…

New Kaspersky Endpoint Security For Business Provides Security Teams With Greater Control And Automatic Anomaly Detection

Kaspersky Lab has unveiled the next generation of its endpoint protection with new Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business. The product features Adaptive Anomaly Control, which intelligently perceives and blocks anomalous applications and user behavior, and offers improved protection from miners and network threats. Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business now also provides users with a web-based…

Kaspersky Lab | Vulnerabilities In Connected Electric Car Chargers Could Damage Home Networks

While modern electric vehicles are tested constantly for vulnerabilities, some of their essential accessories, such as the battery chargers, often remain neglected. Kaspersky Lab experts have discovered that electric vehicle (EV) chargers supplied by a major vendor carry vulnerabilities that can be exploited by cyber attackers, and that the consequences of a successful attack could…

The Nightmare Before Christmas: A Third Of Shoppers’ Financial Credentials Compromised

Don’t let easy-going holiday shopping hinder your vigilance. The time of unrestrained shopping has already begun, thanks to Black Friday in November. This is swiftly followed by Christmas and New Year gift-giving, and then the January sales. But it is worth remembering that cybercriminals targeting consumer’s banking credentials or online shopping accounts could hit the…

Chinese-Speaking APT Actor Caught Spying on Pharmaceutical Organizations

Kaspersky Lab’s researchers have discovered evidence of an emerging and alarming trend: more and more advanced cyber threat actors are turning their attention to attacks against the healthcare sector. The infamous PlugX malware has been detected in pharmaceutical organizations in Vietnam, aimed at stealing precious drug formulas and business information. PlugX malware is a well-known…