Kasperskylabs

04.14.15
Kaspersky releases decryption tool that unlocks ransomware
04.14.15

Kaspersky releases decryption tool that unlocks ransomware

You never should have clicked on the email attachment from that Nairobian prince. Now ransomware's...

By A. Tarantola,   04.14.15
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04.06.15
High-tech TV: How realistic is the hacking in prime-time shows?
04.06.15

High-tech TV: How realistic is the hacking in prime-time shows?

A group of five impeccably dressed high school girls are almost murdered dozens of times by the sa...

By J. Conditt,   04.06.15
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02.16.15
The NSA hides surveillance software in hard drives
02.16.15

The NSA hides surveillance software in hard drives

It's been known for a while that the NSA will intercept and bug equipment to spy on its soon-to-be...

By J. Fingas,   02.16.15
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11.13.14
Stuxnet worm entered Iran's nuclear facilities through hacked suppliers
11.13.14

Stuxnet worm entered Iran's nuclear facilities through hacked suppliers

You may have heard the common story of how Stuxnet spread: the United States and Israel reportedly...

By J. Fingas,   11.13.14
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02.11.14
Sophisticated malware finally discovered after 7 years, likely created by a nation-state
02.11.14

Sophisticated malware finally discovered after 7 years, likely created by a nation-state

Security firm Kaspersky Labs recently released a research paper that uncovers the existence of a p...

By N. Lee,   02.11.14
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05.10.13
Ubisoft working with Kaspersky Lab to make Watch Dogs' hacking more true to life
05.10.13

Ubisoft working with Kaspersky Lab to make Watch Dogs' hacking more true to life

Upcoming third-person action game Watch Dogs is set in a near-future environment modeled on Chicag...

By B. Gilbert,   05.10.13
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11.23.12
Russian technology firms agree to avoid poaching each other, keep salaries in check
11.23.12

Russian technology firms agree to avoid poaching each other, keep salaries in check

American companies that reach no-poaching agreements do so behind closed doors, as it's considered...

By J. Fingas,   11.23.12
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10.16.12
Kaspersky Labs preps its own OS to guard vital industry against cyberwarfare
10.16.12

Kaspersky Labs preps its own OS to guard vital industry against cyberwarfare

Kaspersky Labs' namesake Eugene Kaspersky is worried that widely distributed and potentially state...

By J. Fingas,   10.16.12
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09.17.12
Security researchers dissect Flame's handling program, find three new viruses 'at large'
09.17.12

Security researchers dissect Flame's handling program, find three new viruses 'at large'

It seems Stuxnet and Flame aren't the only out-of-control cyber-weapons roaming around the Middle...

By D. Cooper,   09.17.12
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