- 20 May
In their latest report, the experts at Kaspersky Lab analyzed the development of IT threats in the first quarter of 2013
- 17 May
Corporate security, experts and caviar tasting at the Gartner Application Architecture Development and Integration Summit for CIOs and IT leaders
- 17 May
Abingdon, UK, 17th May 2013 – 57 per cent of companies do not use any specific tools for application control, according to a survey conducted by Kaspersky Lab in collaboration with B2B International. Restricting the launch of third-party applications enhances the security of corporate workstations and increases employee efficiency, yet the research reveals 17 percent of companies have no interest in using new application control technologies or even aren’t aware of them.It is a similar story when it comes to connecting external devices and data carriers: only 44 per cent of companies pay enough attention to this issue and deploy device control tools, while 17 per cent of companies aren’t aware of device control tools or have no interest in using them. Meanwhile, malware distributed through USB carriers represents a continuous threat: in 2012 alone, Kaspersky Lab security solutions prevented more than 3 billion local infection attempts. Moreover, giving employees total freedom to connect any external device to the corporate network increases the probability of data leakage.Cybercriminals have plenty of tricks up their sleeves for infecting a system, such as passing malware off as a popular application. This means that when an employee tries to run the application, the whole
- 02 May
According to the results of research conducted by B2B International and Kaspersky Lab in November 2012, 30 per cent of companies worldwide do not use modern automated client management tools
- 25 Apr
Kaspersky Lab Dynamic Whitelist technology showed high levels of quality, speed and reliability when scrutinised by AV-TEST
- 24 Apr
Abingdon, April 24, 2013 - Kaspersky Lab, an official sponsor of Scuderia Ferrari, is pleased to announce that it is becoming the IT security provider of choice to the world-renowned brand.Kaspersky Lab has been sponsoring Ferrari since 2010. With each year the partnership has grown, and Kaspersky Lab’s branding has appeared on Ferrari’s F1 cars for three consecutive seasons. 2013 brings a new strategic level to the partnership between the two companies: following a new five-year commercial agreement signed in April 2013, Ferrari is now a customer of Kaspersky Lab, receiving total endpoint IT security from the protection specialists.In cooperation with the Ferrari ICT department, Kaspersky Lab has tailored an endpoint solution that meets Ferrari’s specific needs. This solution has been developed after six months of rigorous compliance testing and benchmarking against other IT Security providers. The Kaspersky endpoint solution is being installed on around 4,000 computers and a further installation will be rolled out over the next year to further additional devices to cover in effect, Ferrari’s entire application landscape.“Although from a very different industry, Kaspersky Lab is linked to Ferrari by two key things - a quest for maximum speed and the drive to find synergies. We’re like
- 22 Apr
Abingdon, UK, 22nd April 2013 - Kaspersky Lab today announced that its founder and CEO, Eugene Kaspersky, will deliver a speech at Infosecurity Europe 2013. During his presentation, Eugene, a world authority on cybersecurity, will share his expert insight into thenature oftargeted cyberattacks on critical businessesandinfrastructure, and will present his vision for completely new approaches that need to be applied in combatting threats.
Open to all delegates, Eugene’s speech will run from 12 noon to 12.25 on 23 April in the Business Strategy Theatre at Earls Court - the first of the three days of the exhibition. Kaspersky Lab will also be showcasing its full range of award-winning business security software solutions on stand E41, as well as, for the first time at Infosecurity, its consumer security portfolio.
Inducted to the Infosecurity Europe Hall of Fame back in 2010, Eugene Kaspersky is one of the globe’s top antivirus experts, with over 20 years of experience in the information security field.
Commenting on the upcoming event, Eugene Kaspersky said: “Infosecurity is a vital meeting of industry minds. It brings together many influential players from the world of security and helps to both alert and advise IT decision makers on their security policies - something
- 22 Apr
Kaspersky Security for Virtualization 2.0, optimized for VMware environments, protects virtual machines against new threats and network intrusion attempts. Kaspersky Lab presents Kaspersky Security for Virtualization 2.0, the latest version of its security solution for virtual machines using the VMware platform. Integration with new features in VMware’s vCloud Networking and Security means the new solution now offers additional functionality to detect and protect against network intrusions.
- 18 Apr
Fraudsters alerted to Latin America in wake of Hugo Chavez death
- 17 Apr
The new solution prevents stealth malware code execution in UEFI-enabled computers