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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
Vulnerabilities and hackers

Software vulnerabilities

Many of today’s threats exploit software vulnerabilities in order to spread. Learn more about what vulnerabilities are, what the most common vulnerabilities are, and how to fix them.

How to detect a hacker attack

Hackers may try and access your computer to get access to your data or to use your computing resources for illegal activity. This section provides information on the signs and symptoms of a hacker attack.

A brief history of hacking

Computer systems have always been targeted by people seeking either to improve security or exploit loopholes. This timeline gives an overview of major events in the evolution of computing along with the evolution of hacking.

Hackers and the law

Government and law enforcement bodies around the world address the problem of cybercrime with legislation. Find out more about how these laws are used to convict hackers who gain illegal access to systems and data.

Analysis

IT threat evolution Q1 2014

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.

Absolute Computrace Revisited

Feb 12 2014

Absolute Computrace Revisited

The curent report is a return to the problem of security mechanisms implemented in modern anti-theft technologies that reside in firmware and PC BIOS of commonly used laptops and some of desktops.

Kaspersky SecurityBulletin 2013. Forecasts

Dec 12 2013

Kaspersky SecurityBulletin 2013. Forecasts

In 2014 we expect significant growth in the number of threats related to economic and domestic cyber-espionage.

Kaspersky Security Bulletin 2013. Overall statistics for 2013

Dec 10 2013

Kaspersky Security Bulletin 2013. Overall statistics for 2013

In 2013 Kaspersky Lab products neutralized 5 188 740 554 cyber-attacks on user computers and mobile devices

Kaspersky Security Bulletin 2013. Corporate threats

Dec 05 2013

Kaspersky Security Bulletin 2013. Corporate threats

The extensive use of computers and other digital devices in all areas of business has created ideal conditions for cyber espionage programs and malware capable of stealing corporate data.

Kaspersky Security Bulletin 2013. Malware Evolution

Dec 03 2013

Kaspersky Security Bulletin 2013. Malware Evolution

Кey events that have defined the threat landscape in 2013.