Tag Archives: Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky Anti-Virus Can Actually Help Spies Steal Data, Warn Researchers

Kaspersky Anti-Virus Can Actually Help Spies Steal Data, Warn Researchers (https://www.forbes.com/sites/thomasbrewster/2017/07/27/kaspersky-av-hack-with-satellite-malware/#47ef7bf42e0f) Thomas Fox-Brewster , Forbes Staff I cover crime, privacy and security in digital and physical forms. “Kaspersky says it isn’t going to fix the problem” “It’s not just Americans that are worried about the Moscow-based AV vendor, though. Even some Russians have concerns. Vladimir […]

The Company (Kaspersky Antivirus) Securing Your Internet Has Close Ties to Russian Spies

The bottom line: Popular security-software maker Kaspersky Lab has close ties to Russian military and intelligence officials. I have been telling you folks this for years after I dropped them from my product line at least now a major company shared some light and is carrying the torch. Your money your security please replace when […]

RCS Spyware Goes Completely Undetected by Kaspersky Antivirus, ESET and 2 other Antivirus Products

Four products fail to identify the malicious running process By Ionut Ilascu A variant of Remote Control System (RCS) spyware collected a month ago goes completely under the radar of some antivirus products, a security researcher reports. RCS is a versatile product developed by Italian company Hacking Team that can work on different computer platforms, […]

NEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan says data breach affected about 76 million households and 7 million small businesses.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), the biggest U.S. bank, said a previously disclosed data breach affected 76 million households and 7 million small businesses. Customer names, addresses, phone numbers and e-mail addresses were taken, the New York-based bank said today in a regulatory filing. Internal data that identify customers by category, such as whether they […]

Dyre Banking Trojan Targets Salesforce Customers

September 9th, 2014, 11:20 GMT · By Ionut Ilascu Again I cannot stress enough you need to have some sort of web filtering available on client machines. Antivirus Software (The Kaspersky, Trend AV, eSet, AVG, Symantec) will not be able to protect you. they are not designed to do so, they may advertise to do […]

Report: Russian hackers steal 1.2 billion user names, passwords in massive Internet heist

The Associated Press, at 18:46 on August 05, 2014, EDT. Kind of funny after reading reports that Kaspersky Antivirus and Symantec Antivirus were dropped by a Governments for spying software added to there product NEW YORK, N.Y. – A published report says Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series […]

Antivirus products riddled with security flaws, researcher says

PC World Reports By Lucian Constantin Jul 30, 2014 10:49 AM According to the researcher, another issue is that some antivirus products don’t digitally sign their updates and don’t use encrypted HTTPS connections to download them, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to inject their own malicious files into the traffic that would get executed During his […]

Symantec’s information security chief declares: The traditional antivirus is “dead” and “doomed to failure,” others will follow

Symantec’s information security chief declares: The traditional antivirus is “dead” and “doomed to failure,” Summary: The traditional antivirus is “dead” and “doomed to failure,” Symantec’s information security chief declares. Quelle surprise, considering Norton is fading into oblivion. Kaspersky will follow: At least five senior executives have left Russian computer security software company Kaspersky Lab in […]

For the first time, hackers have used a refrigerator to attack businesses. Via Email

By Julie Bort 7 hours ago Security researchers have uncovered the very first wide-scale hack that involved television sets and at least one refrigerator Yes, a fridge. And Now Goolge bought Nest “Google to buy Nest for $3.2B in quest for the ‘conscious home’ The trendy startup that brought you smart thermostats and smoke detectors […]

Android Anti-Virus Software Easily Fooled made by 10 of the biggest Android security providers

Is it a waste of hard earned Money? Just be aware do your research. Advertisers spend a lot of Money trying to get into your pocket book Anti-virus software made by 10 of the biggest Android security providers can be bamboozled by an embarrassingly easy malware disguise, according to a new report. Android phones are […]