Danti and Co.: Cyber Espionage Groups Use A Single Vulnerability To Target Organizations Around The World

Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team has spent the last few months observing a wave of cyber espionage attacks conducted by different groups across the Asia-Pacific (APAC) and Far East regions, all of which share one common feature: in order to infect their victims with malware, the attackers use an exploit for the CVE-2015-2545…

Ransom Aware: Kaspersky Lab Detected A 14% Increase In New Ransomware Modifications In Q1 2016

Kaspersky Lab’s database now includes about 15 thousand ransomware modifications and the number continues to grow. In the first quarter of 2016, Kaspersky Lab security solutions prevented 372,602 ransomware attacks on users, 17 percent of which targeted the corporate sector. The number of attacked users increased by 30 percent compared to Q4, 2015. One of…