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

Woburn, MA – February 25, 2020 – Mobile advertising Trojans and stalkerware rose significantly in 2019, increasingly jeopardizing the personal data of smartphone users. According to Kaspersky’s annual “Mobile Malware Evolution” report, Mobile Advertising Trojans experienced double-digit growth in terms of the number of detected installation packages, while stalkerware targeted mobile users significantly more often than in…

Woburn, MA – February 20, 2020 – As competition intensifies, Kaspersky remains at the top of the TOP3 metric for consumer and corporate cybersecurity products. In 2019, Kaspersky products underwent 86 different independent tests, achieving podium placements (first, second or third) in 70 of them, of which 64 were first place finishes. The TOP3 metric represents the aggregate scores achieved…

Woburn, MA – February 10, 2020 – Kaspersky is pleased to announce that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Matthew Courchesne, head of channel at Kaspersky North America, to its 2020 list of Channel Chiefs. This annual list recognizes the top vendor executives who continually demonstrate exemplary leadership, influence, innovation and growth for the IT…

Woburn, MA – January 30, 2020 – Kaspersky is pleased to announce a new partnership with EclecticIQ Platform which now gives business users access to the company’s world class threat intelligence. Kaspersky Threat Data Feeds, APT Intelligence Reports and Threat Lookup service will provide EclecticIQ customers with the expertise needed to enhance their understanding, prevention and reaction to the…

Woburn, MA – January 22, 2020 – Following integration with SolarWinds N-central earlier this year, Kaspersky has now integrated its cybersecurity solutions with the SolarWinds Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) platform to help managed service providers (MSPs) support smooth operations. With this new offering, MSPs can deploy and manage Kaspersky’s products for endpoints across all of their customers…

Woburn, MA – January 16, 2020 – Kaspersky experts have detected a new online fraud scheme designed to trick people into thinking they are owed compensation. Under the pretext of offering compensation for personal data leaks, scammers instead urge users to buy “temporary US social security numbers” worth around $9 each. Victims were found in Russia, Algeria,…

Woburn MA- January 13, 2020 – As of November 1, 2019, Kaspersky has been recognized for the quality of its partner program in the Canalys Worldwide Vendor Benchmark. The company was named the top cybersecurity vendor for channel satisfaction after achieving the highest overall rating (75.8%) when compared to other 10 cybersecurity vendors. Canalys is a globally renowned…

Woburn MA – January 6, 2020 – Today, Kaspersky announced the appointment of Rob Cataldo to the position of managing director of Kaspersky North America. As managing director of the region, Rob will be responsible for the company’s sales, business development and marketing functions as well as achieving the company’s objectives for growth in market shares and profitability….

Woburn, MA – December 23, 2019 – Kaspersky today unveils the next version of Kaspersky Web Traffic Security, which now offers enhanced protection capabilities though integration with Kaspersky Anti Targeted Attack to improve early detection of sophisticated web threats. The product is now available in two deployment options, as a standalone application and a software appliance, to meet broader customer…