Kaspersky

06.16.15
Malware used Foxconn digital certificate to spy on Iran nuclear talks
06.16.15

Malware used Foxconn digital certificate to spy on Iran nuclear talks

Russian security firm Kaspersky Lab has looked deeper into the malware that attacked its network a...

By M. Moon,   06.16.15
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06.10.15
State-backed spyware targets antivirus maker, Iranian nuclear talks
06.10.15

State-backed spyware targets antivirus maker, Iranian nuclear talks

The threat posed by state-sponsored malware might be even larger than first thought. Antivirus de...

By J. Fingas,   06.10.15
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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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02.14.15
Subtle malware lets hackers swipe over $300 million from banks
02.14.15

Subtle malware lets hackers swipe over $300 million from banks

It's no secret that hackers see banks as prime targets, but one band of digital thieves is conduct...

By J. Fingas,   02.14.15
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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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08.04.14
Chinese government drops foreign security software (update: with limits)
08.04.14

Chinese government drops foreign security software (update: with limits)

China's government isn't just giving the boot to foreign operating systems; it's doing the same fo...

By J. Fingas,   08.04.14
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05.23.14
The real-life hacking behind Watch Dogs' virtual world
05.23.14

The real-life hacking behind Watch Dogs' virtual world

It starts out simply. One day, you're scrolling through the Naval Criminal Investigative Service d...

By T. Seppala,   05.23.14
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