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

Woburn, Ma – July 11, 2019 – Kaspersky has successfully completed the Service Organization Control for Service Organizations (SOC 2) Type 1 audit. The final report, issued by one of the Big Four accounting firms, confirms that the development and release of Kaspersky’s threat detection rules databases (AV databases) are protected from unauthorized changes by strong security controls….

Woburn, MA – July 8, 2019 – In direct response to enterprises’ demand for resource-effective and scalable virtualization security, Kaspersky today announces a new, enhanced version of Kaspersky Security for Virtualization Light Agent, now part of Kaspersky Hybrid Cloud Security. Available through the Kaspersky Security Center console, the enhanced version of the hybrid cloud security solution optimizes protection rollout for large-scale…

Woburn, MA – June 17, 2019 – According to a new Kaspersky survey, a lack of both understanding and trust are key factors preventing consumers from using cryptocurrencies for everyday financial transactions. The report reveals that while nearly a third of people (29%) have some knowledge of cryptocurrency, just one-in-ten (10%) feel that they fully comprehend how this…

Woburn, MA – June 13, 2019 – Kaspersky research has found that cybercriminals are taking advantage of growing demand for video games by distributing malware through fake copies of the most popular ones. More than 930,000 users were hit by such attacks in the 12 months from early June 2018 to early June 2019. Over a third of the attacks centered…

Woburn, MA – June 10, 2019 – Kaspersky experts have detected multiple cases of a sophisticated scam targeting consumers through fraudulent, unsolicited Google Calendar notifications that lure them into giving away personal information. The attacks, which were observed targeting victims throughout May, abuse a specific feature of a free online calendar service that adds invitations and events to users’ calendars…

Woburn, MA – July 17, 2018 – To help business customers manage corporate mobility cyber risks, Kaspersky Lab’s Mobile Threat Defense solution, Kaspersky Security for Mobile, provides an additional layer of control, visibility and corporate data security for Android and iOS devices. Kaspersky Security for Mobile combines protection against malware and the security management of all connected mobile devices…

Woburn, MA – July 12, 2018 – According to research from Kaspersky Lab, consumers are growing concerned about their privacy when using mobile applications, fearing that apps can track their location, watch their activities or share their data. However, the research also found that despite these worries, many consumers are not taking simple precautions to prevent smartphone apps from…

Woburn, MA – March 21, 2017 – Kaspersky Lab today announced a new report, which highlights consumers’ attitudes and behaviors toward their digital clutter, and how a lack of app maintenance could leave devices vulnerable to security threats. Digital Clutter is a phenomenon resulting from increased amounts of content stored on smartphones, tablets and computers….

Woburn, MA – March 21, 2017 – Today, Kaspersky Lab, a longtime member of Dell EMC’s Technology Partner Program, has completed certification of Kaspersky Security for Storage with Dell EMC FluidFS v6. By certifying its security solution with the latest version of FluidFS, Kaspersky Lab delivers unified high-performance protection of data storage for corporate customers…

Woburn, MA – March 20, 2017 – Kaspersky Lab North America today announced its sponsorship of The Windham Windup — Team 3467 in the FIRST® Robotics Competition, an international high school robotics competition. Kaspersky Lab remains committed to supporting Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education initiatives worldwide, and the company is sponsoring this FIRST…