A regularly updated directory of press releases related to cyber security.

Woburn, MA – October 6, 2022 — In the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of attacks on ATMs and PoS terminals significantly decreased due to the limited amount of in person transactions. Now that old spending patterns are back, threat actors’ are leveraging point of sale and ATM attacks again. HydraPoS and AbaddonPoS are…

BRATISLAVA — October 5, 2022 — ESET released today its T2 2022 Threat Report, summarizing key statistics from ESET detection systems, and highlighting notable examples of ESET’s cybersecurity research. The latest issue of the ESET Threat Report (covering May to August 2022) sheds light on the changes in ideologically motivated ransomware, Emotet activity, the most-used phishing lures,…

WATERLOO, ONTARIO – October 4, 2022 – BlackBerry Limited (NYSE: BB; TSX: BB) today published new research highlighting the challenges organizations in all major sectors face in maintaining and improving their overall cybersecurity posture. The survey of 405 senior IT, networking, and security decision-makers in the US, Canada and the UK revealed 83% of organizations agreed building cybersecurity programs is expensive…

SAN CARLOS, CA  —  Mon, 03 Oct 2022 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, today announced that it will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2022, on Thursday, October 27, 2022, before the U.S. financial markets open. Management will host a video…

BRATISLAVA, PRAGUE, September 30, 2022 — ESET researchers uncovered and analyzed a set of malicious tools that were used by the infamous Lazarus APT group in attacks during the end of 2021. The campaign started with spear phishing emails containing malicious Amazon-themed documents, and it targeted an employee of an aerospace company in the Netherlands and…

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — John Maddison, EVP of Products and CMO at Fortinet “Fortinet has spent the past decade maturing its AI and ML technology to analyze over 100 billion global security events a day covering all types of threats and attack techniques, which in turn informs over 1 billion daily security updates to Fortinet’s products. We’re continuing our commitment…

Woburn, MA – September 26, 2022 – Kaspersky researchers have uncovered a new, active campaign spreading NullMixer, a malware that steals users’ credentials, address, credit card data, cryptocurrencies, and even Facebook and Amazon accounts. While trying to download cracked software from third-party sites, more than 47,500 users were attacked with NullMixer, which spies on users, capturing any information…

Woburn, MA – September 21, 2022 — Kaspersky today announces the opening of two new Global Transparency Centers in Italy and the Netherlands. The centers include a new format providing customers and partners with the company’s most popular service: an overview of Kaspersky’s engineering and data processing practices. This new format is introduced as a result…

BRATISLAVA, September 20, 2022 — ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity, today announces that its Japanese partner – Canon Marketing Japan Inc. – has won the top-ranking award in the Nikkei Computer Customer Satisfaction Survey’s ‘Security Solution’ category for the tenth year in a row. Nikkei Business Publications is one of the largest content providers in…