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Kaspersky discovers long time Malware based espionage campaign

Russian Security Firm Kaspersky has uncovered an espionage campaign that was targeting Persian-speaking people in Iran. And information is out that the campaign could have started by a hacking group dubbed Ferocious Kitten that has been active since 2015 and was conducting spying through a highly sophisticated malware named MarkiRAT.   Why the malware spreading […]

Top 5 Cyber Attack news headlines trending on Google

1.) Chinese intelligence-backed hacking group APT41 has given a hint that its hackers were behind the cyberattacks launched on Air India and SITA-the IT and Telecom solutions provider to the air travel industry. In both incidents, vital data belonging to passengers was accessed and stolen by hackers last month. And the stolen information includes ticket […]

Kaspersky says most of the ransomware victims cannot get back their data

To all those who think paying a ransom would help in retrieving back their data from hackers, here’s research that proves it wrong. According to a survey carried out by Kaspersky, over 50% of ransomware victims have claimed that they did not get back their data as promised by hackers even after they bowed down […]

Employed software resulted in 30% of Cyber Attacks in 2019

Software tools used to support employees in their day-to-day office administration tasks are reported to have accounted to 30% of Cyber Attacks in 2019 says a report released by Cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Global Emergency Response team CIOs of companies should be extremely concerned with the newly released report statistics as the software meant to help […]

Best Mobile Security Apps for iOS and Android devices

In the world of smart phones, no one wants their devices to struggle with security incidents, and this is where Mobile Security apps prove handy. For those who want such solutions to monitor their devices, here’s a list of best mobile security apps helpful in defending Android and iOS devices from cyber attacks. Avast Mobile […]

Ransomware news trending for the day

INTERPOL, a globally recognized crime-fighting agency has teamed up with Cybersecurity firm to declare the WannaCry 3rd anniversary as the ‘Anti-Ransomware Day’. On May 12th, 2017, hackers suspected to be from North Korea launched a ransomware attack on the hospital networks of NHS and across the world disrupting operations of more than 300,000 computers worldwide. […]

Kaspersky predicts that the year 2020 will witness cyber attacks on Investment apps

Russian Cybersecurity firm Kaspersky has given a 2020 prediction in which it stated that the apps related to investment, banking, financial data processing, and cryptocurrencies will be most vulnerable to cyber-attacks. “As hacks on financial apps lead the hackers to potential financial gains they are being treated as most vulnerable in the coming year,” Kaspersky […]

Kaspersky Free Antivirus now becomes a Cloud Security profile

Kaspersky, the Russian Cybersecurity firm has made it official that its much popular Free Antivirus has now been directed as Kaspersky Security Cloud which will be more advanced and will maintain all the flagship features which the previous basic security solution lacked to the core. Kaspersky Security Cloud will be offering its customers a freeware […]

Jewelry to unlock an iPhone or authenticate a digital payment

As biometrics are replacing the passwords and pins, a company has come up with jewelry which has an embedded fingerprint used to authenticate a digital payment and unlock an iPhone.   What’s amazing in this saga is that the jewelry ring was developed by a Cybersecurity firm and not a regular jewelry brand.   Russian […]

Kaspersky says smart buildings are vulnerable to Cyber Attacks

Kaspersky, the Russia based Cybersecurity firm has issued an official warning that every 4 out of 10 automated smart buildings are vulnerable to cyber attacks as the computer systems which are controlling them are affected by malware. The security researchers add that the specified cyber threats are not targeted or specific to cause damage to […]

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