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19.08.2016

Research finds security risks prevent consumers from “buying” into mobile banking

Kaspersky Lab announced today the results of a survey, conducted in partnership with IDC Financial Insights, which found that banking customers are hesitant to use mobile features due to fraud and security concerns.

The findings show that of those not using mobile banking at all today (36 per cent), more than half of them (74 per cent) cited security as the major reason, which could slow the overall adoption of mobile banking services during a time where mobile device usage is exploding. Read more

19.08.2016

US elections and Donald Trump Became hot topics of spam mailshots in Q2

In Q2 2016, the average level of spam emails in overall email traffic equaled 57.3 per cent, according to the quarterly report on Spam and Phishing by Kaspersky Lab.

This is a four per cent increase compared to Q2 2015, and one per cent increase in comparison to the previous quarter. The US elections, especially news about one particular candidate - Donald Trump - became the new hot spam topic this quarter. Read more

19.08.2016

Operation Ghoul: a new actor hunts for industrial and engineering organisations using off-the-shelf malware

The Kaspersky Lab Global Research and Analysis Team has discovered a new wave of targeted attacks against the industrial and engineering sectors in multiple countries around the world.

Using spear-phishing emails and malware based on commercial spyware kit, criminals hunt for valuable business related data stored in their victims’ networks. In total over 130 organisations from 30 countries, including Spain, Pakistan, United Arab Emirates, India, Egypt, United Kingdom, Germany, Saudi Arabia and other countries were successfully attacked by this group. Read more

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