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The Internet threat alert status is currently normal. At present, no major epidemics or other serious incidents have been recorded by Kaspersky Lab’s monitoring service. Internet threat level: 1

Dec 19 2013

Spam in November 2013

In November we saw a large number of spam messages offering seasonal and full-time jobs. This comes as a surprise for this time of the year: the labor market is experiencing a “low season” as the end of the fiscal year approaches.

Nov 21 2013

Spam in October 2013

In October, spammers continued to actively use the names of well-known companies to spread malicious ZIP files. We registered several mass mailings offering rather unusual, if not to say exotic, services...

Oct 29 2013

Spam in September 2013

In September, the proportion of world spam in mail traffic continued to decline and reached 66%. As always the spammers focused on advertising seasonal goods and services.

Sep 23 2013

Spam in August 2013

The percentage of spam in email traffic in August was down 3.6 percentage points and averaged 67.6%.

Jul 19 2012

Spam report: June 2012

The amount of spam in email traffic decreased by 1.9 percentage points compared to May and averaged 71.9%

May 11 2012

Monthly Malware Statistics: April 2012

280 million malicious programs were detected and neutralized

Apr 16 2012

Monthly Malware Review, March 2012

The investigation into the Duqu Trojan is into its sixth month, and March brought further progress as we were able to establish which language was used for its Framework code.

Mar 13 2012

Monthly Malware Statistics: February 2012

The following statistics were compiled in February using data collected from computers running Kaspersky Lab products: 143,574,335 web-borne infections were prevented.

Dec 12 2011

Monthly Malware Statistics: November 2011

The following statistics were compiled in November using data collected from computers running Kaspersky Lab products

Dec 01 2011

Legit bootkits

Various proactive antivirus protection tools are capable of hooking system functions in one way or another. Malicious code also uses algorithms of this type.

Nov 07 2011

Monthly Malware Statistics: October 2011

The following statistics were compiled in October using data collected from computers running Kaspersky Lab products: 161,003,697 network attacks were blocked.

Oct 13 2011

Monthly Malware Statistics: September 2011

The following statistics were compiled in September using data collected from computers running Kaspersky Lab products