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Number of users attacked by banking Trojans grew by 16% in 2018

Number of users attacked by banking Trojans grew by 16% in 2018

The growth partially occurred due increased activities of only one banker.

The number of mobile malware attacks doubles in 2018, as cybercriminals sharpen their distribution strategies

The number of mobile malware attacks doubles in 2018, as cybercriminals sharpen their distribution strategies

Despite more devices being attacked, the number of malware files has decreased, leading researchers to conclude that the quality of mobile malware has become more impactful and precise.

Kaspersky Lab and ThreatConnect collaborate to help customers get a complete picture of the threat landscape

First iOS trojan exploiting Apple DRM design flaws infects any iOS device

Kaspersky Threat Data Feeds are now available for customers through the ThreatConnect Platform.

Four skills CISOs should develop to succeed in 2019

Four skills CISOs should develop to succeed in 2019

The modern CISO is not just a head of department, responsible for implementation and management of security controls - like ensuring every workstation has the latest version of endpoint security, or making sure critical ports are not exposed to the internet.

2018 saw cybercriminals dropping basic DDoS operations

2018 saw cybercriminals dropping basic DDoS operations

However, the duration of mixed and HTTP flood attacks is growing, which suggests that malefactors are turning to more sophisticated DDoS attack techniques.

Kaspersky Lab helps eliminate 7 vulnerabilities in industrial IoT platform

First iOS trojan exploiting Apple DRM design flaws infects any iOS device

Some of the vulnerabilities found could potentially allow threat actors to gain highly priviledged access to industrial IoT gateways and execute deadly commands.

Threat actors exploring new techniques to carry out devastating attacks, warns Kaspersky Lab

First iOS trojan exploiting Apple DRM design flaws infects any iOS device

In the year ahead, experienced threat actors will explore new and ever more sophisticated techniques, which will be much more difficult to discover and attribute. 

More than two-thirds of SMBs claim they can protect their data, but almost half suffer data breaches

More than two-thirds of SMBs claim they can protect their data, but almost half suffer data breaches

In 2017, almost half (42%) of SMBs experienced at least one data breach even though the majority (72%) were sure they were reliably protected from such incidents.

People and organizations don't fully trust anyone when it comes to their online data, finds global study

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From cybercriminals to their own government, employers and even family, people worry about who could access their online life.

86% of CISOs say breaches are inevitable, but too many are stuck in a vicious circle of risk

86% of CISOs say breaches are inevitable, but too many are stuck in a vicious circle of risk

IT security leaders in businesses across the globe are stuck with their hands behind their backs when it comes to fighting off cybercrime.