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

Apr 17 2014

IT threat evolution Q1 2014

According to KSN data, Kaspersky Lab products blocked a total of 1131000866 malicious attacks on computers and mobile devices in the first quarter of 2014.

Apr 09 2014

Financial cyber threats in 2013. Part 2: malware

Programs designed to steal e-money and financial data are among the most complicated types of malicious software out there today.

Nov 26 2013

Online banking faces a new threat

Neverquest supports just about every possible trick on online bank attacks. In light of Neverquest’s self-replication capabilities, the number of users attacked could increase over a short period of time.

Dec 08 2011

Online shopping made safe and convenient

In developed countries, bank cards are very popular. Consumers don’t have to lug around wads of cash when they can opt for a slim piece of plastic that replaces a heavy purse or wallet.

Apr 29 2010

Crimeware: A new round of confrontation begins…

This article provides an analysis of recent developments regarding attacks launched by malicious programs against the clients of financial organizations.

Oct 16 2009

“Brazil: a country rich in banking Trojans”

Anyone who has ever analyzed malware designed to steal data from online banking customers will agree that Brazil is one of the biggest sources of so-called banking Trojans.

Oct 23 2008

Attacks on banks

This article provides an overview of the methods currently used by cyber criminals to attack financial institutions and banks in particular. It reviews general trends and takes how malicious programs targeting financial institutions are designed to evade detection by antivirus solutions

Sep 17 2008

The Cybercrime Arms Race

Our society has evolved to the point where many if not most of us spend a significant portion of our lives online. In many ways, this online virtual world mirrors our real world. Criminals, who are an unfortunate but integral part of our social structure, quite naturally have also appeared in the virtual world.

Nov 29 2006

Computers, Networks and Theft: Part 2

Kaspersky Lab presents the second part of its report on theft in networks, focusing on organizations

Oct 20 2006

Computers, Networks and Theft

The first part of this report examines what cybercriminals steal from individual users

Aug 14 2006

Security a la carte

Credit card details on the Internet