Kaspersky brings in an outsider as new channel chief

Kaspersky Lab North America has appointed Jason Stein as its new channel chief. Stein will officially hold the title of vice president of channel and will be responsible for growing the company’s partner community

Published on: July 31st, 2017 CDN Staff

Russia-based Kaspersky fires back at critics

In the semi-opaque world of cyberspace, where attribution of attacks is more art than science and governments and the private sector often work together, a security vendor’s reputation is paramount. With U.S. government

Published on: July 12th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Kaspersky hits the road with new channel program

The North American arm of Kaspersky Lab has put forth a new strategy for channel partners that involves the security vendor coming to solution providers - basically door-to-door. The Russian-founded Kaspersky has always

Published on: January 30th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

North American data breaches at an all time high

If North American enterprises ever had any doubt they are the prime targets of cyber attackers, a new Kaspersky Lab report should erase them. According to the report, based on a global survey of

Published on: November 28th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Your employees are the biggest cyber threats to your business

Malware isn’t the only security risk to businesses, as employees are the top cause of costly security breaches according to a report by global cybersecurity company, Kaspersky Lab. Kaspersky’s Business Perception of IT

Published on: November 24th, 2016 Alex Radu

Lack of security expertise has direct impact on damage caused by breaches, says Kaspersky

Enterprises that don't want to pony up the cash to pay for a suitably-sized security staff may find they're dishing out even more cash when a breach happens. Research released by security vendor Kaspersky Lab

Published on: August 19th, 2016 Chris Talbot

Here’s a marketplace where hacked servers from almost every country can be sold over and over again

To understand the scale of hackers out in the world, perhaps this one example is all that is needed. Kaspersky Lab has released information on xDedic, a global forum that appears to be run

Published on: June 15th, 2016 CDN Staff

Kaspersky unveils ATM and PoS security solution

With cyberattacks on retailers growing by the day, it's surprising few security vendors have aimed solutions directly at vectors specific to this industry. Kaspersky Lab is hoping to change that with the release

Published on: June 2nd, 2016 CDN Staff

Ransomware is growing in double digits: report

It looks like ransomware is nowhere near slowing down. According to Kaspersky Lab's Q1 threat report, ransomware attacks have increased by 30 per cent from the previous quarter. This includes a 14 per

Published on: May 5th, 2016 CDN Staff

Kaspersky announces private network offering among three service additions

Kaspersky has added three new services solutions and services to its cyber security portfolio. Kaspersky Anti Targeted Attack Platform  This combination of technology and services is designed to be a holistic approach to preventing,

Published on: March 4th, 2016 CDN Staff

Kaspersky researcher discusses its obligations upon identifying hackers

Just last week, CDN reported on Kaspersky Lab's identification of Poseidon Group, an entity that uses malware and extortion-like tactics to coerce victims into contracting it as a security firm, all within the scope of legality.

Published on: February 12th, 2016 Dave Yin

This Brazilian hacking group is “legally” extorting its victims

How closely should security vendors work with law enforcement? Kaspersky Lab has said that its research team has identified Poseidon Group, an entity that uses malware and extortion-like tactics to coerce victims into contracting

Published on: February 11th, 2016 Dave Yin

Kaspersky leadership shakeup sees departure of North American operations lead

Two top dogs have left Kaspersky Lab, the security vendor has confirmed, including the leader of North American operations Christopher Doggett. Reuters reports that company chief executive Eugene Kaspersky confirmed the news during

Published on: December 18th, 2015 CDN Staff

New daily malware count was on the decline in 2015: Kaspersky

Malware, it seems, has peaked - at least in the number of novel files. A new report released by Kaspersky Lab suggests that the average number of new malware files in 2015 is

Published on: December 8th, 2015 CDN Staff