Tag "Kaspersky"

Kaspersky Lab releases free antivirus software

By : CIOL Writers

Russian cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab has released a free version of its antivirus software. Called the Kaspersky Free, the software provides the core essentials, including email and desktop antivirus protection, the ability to quarantine infected files, as well as

A new ready-to-attack version of banking Trojan NukeBot is spotted

By : CIOL Writers

Kaspersky Lab has detected NukeBot – a new malware which has been designed to steal the credentials of online banking customers. Earlier versions of the Trojan were known to the security industry as TinyNuke, but lacked the features necessary to

Mobile ransomware more than trebled in Q1, 2017: Kaspersky

By : CIOL Writers

The global nightmare of ransomware shows no sign of slowing down, with the volume of mobile ransomware rising over three-fold (3.5 times) during the first few months of the year, according to Kaspersky Lab’s Malware Report for Q1, 2017. The

Kaspersky discovers a new PokemonGo malicious app downloaded over 500000 times

By : CIOL Writers

There was a sudden rage in the gaming industry that had its origin in the launch of PokemonGo. Thus, arrived the growing number of related apps and, inevitably, amplified interest from the cybercriminal community. Kaspersky Lab, a global cybersecurity company,

Top 5 Anti-Viruses of 2016

By : CIOL Writers

Your workstation is your new bank vault, what with all netbanking access details, domestic document scanned copies, personal pictures, conversation, secret roadmap to take over the world among other things stored on it. It is completely understandable if you are

Secure Your Digital Shadow

By : CIOL Writers

For today’s generation, social media is the ultimate equalizer. Smartphones and social media have expanded our world and, in turn, made the world a smaller place. This large-scale connectivity has however put us at great risk of cyber-crimes. According to