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

Woburn, MA – July 11, 2022 – Kaspersky experts have shared details on a popular TikTok prank in which people call their friends using an automated answering machine voice to tell them that a large amount of money is about to be debited from their account. Kaspersky experts warn that this trend is a real fraud scheme, called vishing,…

Woburn, MA — July 8, 2022 — Today Kaspersky announced a new six-part documentary series it co-produced, devoted to online gaming, esports and the pertinent security issues around them, will premiere on Euronews, Europe’s leading international news channel, on July 9. Valued at $198.4 billion in 2021, the gaming market is expected to almost double by 2027, reaching about $340…

Woburn, MA – July 5, 2022 — Kaspersky IoT Secure Gateway 1000 is the company’s latest Cyber Immune product for organizations embracing digital transformation, helping them to accelerate business value from new streams of industrial data. The gateway connects IoT devices and controllers with business applications and cloud platforms. It then ensures the security of these interactions…

Woburn, MA – May 23, 2022 — In 2020, Kaspersky ICS CERT discovered nine vulnerabilities in the ISaGRAF Runtime, a platform used as an automation framework in multiple products in various industries across the globe. Besides the industrial control system (ICS), ISaGRAF’s application areas include transportation, power and energy, and other sectors. Being that the security of the…

Woburn, MA — April 29, 2022 –The Cyber Immunity concept developed by Kaspersky, alongside its KasperskyOS operating system, is now a trademark. In March 2022, The United States Patent and Trademark Office registered the KASPERSKY CYBER IMMUNITY trademark. Having this trademark further reinforces Kaspersky’s unique approach within the IoT and connected devices market. Cyber Immunity embodies…

Woburn, MA — April 26, 2022 – The new edition of Kaspersky Endpoint Security Cloud, dubbed Kaspersky Endpoint Security Cloud Pro, includes advanced new capabilities such as automated response options and an extended set of security controls. The Pro version also includes built-in training for IT workers seeking to boost their cybersecurity skills and make the most out…

Woburn, MA – April 18, 2022 – Following an analysis of the Yanluowang ransomware, Kaspersky researchers have developed a free tool that allows victims to recover their affected files without using the attackers’ key. The Yanluowang ransomware has targeted companies around the world, encrypting files on their computers and blocking access to their systems, so that victims…

Woburn, MA – April 11, 2022 – Today Kaspersky released an analysis of the banking Trojan, Fakecalls, which masquerades as a banking app and mimics the telephone customer support of the most popular South Korean banks. Unlike regular banking Trojans, it can discreetly intercept calls to real banks using its own connection. Imitating bank employees, the cybercriminals try to…

Woburn, MA – April 8, 2022 – Today Kaspersky announced that,during 2021, it participated in 75 independent tests and reviews, earning 57 first-place and 63 TOP3 finishes. The results keep Kaspersky’s security portfolio in the leading position in the TOP3 metric. The TOP3 metric shows how successful a vendor is by measuring its performance across a number…