Posts tagged as Kaspersky Lab

Spammers cash in on blockchain euphoria

  While cryptocurrency holders search for new investment opportunities and ways to increase their savings, this new tends has not passed by the cyber criminals. Multiple blockchain-themed fraud schemes exploiting the hype around the technology have been spotted recently, according to Kaspersky Lab’s “Spam and Phishing in Q3 2017” report. For several months, spammers have […]

Another massive world-wide cyber attack

  Organisations worldwide are currently under a cyber-attack involving what was originally believed to be the year-old Petya ransomware. The attack has already hit Ukraine central bank and Russian oil giant Rosneft. Government computers, airports, and large communication companies in Ukraine appear to have been affected as well. US biopharmaceutical giant Merck also confirmed that […]

IT security needs a proactive strategy

  The corporate IT security landscape is changing – and rapidly. An overriding global trend that is dominating media headlines is the increase of cyber attacks – and their impact on businesses. In fact, over the last couple of years, many organisations across the globe have fallen victim to numerous targetted attacks – and South […]