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

Aug 23 2010

Information Security Threats in the Second Quarter of 2010

The majority of the biggest malware incidents that took place in the second quarter of 2010 were linked in some way to botnets. New bots were created and existing bots further developed, such as TDSS, an article on which has been published by our virus analysts, and Zbot (ZeuS), which we discuss below.

Apr 19 2010

The Dangers of Social Networking

Social Networking is the one area of the Internet that nearly every computer-literate person indulges in these days. It doesn’t matter whether it’s your company boss, your neighbor, your boyfriend or your girlfriend, everybody’s contactable via at least one of the Social Networking portals.

Sep 24 2009

Traps on the Internet

We all learn at a very young age to analyse – either consciously or unconsciously – other people's body language and intonation

Mar 02 2009

Kaspersky Security Bulletin: Malware evolution 2008

2008 demonstrated that the era of epidemics was already history.

Sep 24 2008

Kaspersky Security Bulletin 2008: Malware Evolution January - June 2008

One of the most notable malicious programs during the first half of 2008 was, undoubtedly, the Storm worm (classified by Kaspersky Lab as Zhelatin). It remains in the vanguard of Malware 2.0.