Nigeria climbs to third position in mobile Malware attacks in 2018
Four African countries made the list in terms of top 10 countries by share of users attacked by mobile malware; Nigeria climbs from fifth place in 2017 to third in 2018. Kaspersky Lab researchers have seen the number of attacks using malicious mobile software nearly double in just a year. In 2018 there were 116.5…
Mobile malware attacks doubles in 2018, as cybercriminals target Nigeria
Four African countries made the list in terms of top 10 countries by share of users attacked by mobile malware; Nigeria climbs from fifth place in 2017 to third in 2018.
Kaspersky says 93% Nigerian children visit communication sites with parental controls on
About 93 per cent Nigerian children visits communication sites, such as social media, messengers and e-mails, with computers that have parental controls switched on, global cybersecurity company, Kaspersky Lab, has said.
Financial-related attacks dominate phishing attempts in 2017 – report
In 2017, anti-phishing technologies developed by Kaspersky Lab detected more than 246 million user attempts to visit phishing web pages.
Firm uncovers how attackers compromise companies’ software
Kaspersky Lab experts have discovered a backdoor planted in a server management software product used by hundreds of large businesses around the world.
Kaspersky says banks face online identity crisis
One in four banks globally find it difficult to verify the identity of online banking customers.
Kaspersky exposes how hackers ‘Lazarus Group’ terrorise banks
The results of its more-than-year-long investigation into the activity of ‘Lazarus’, a notorious hacking group allegedly responsible for the theft of 81 million dollars from the Central Bank of Bangladesh in 2016 has been disclosed by Kaspersky Lab.
Cybercriminals focusing on data-rich smartphones
Smartphones have become a mine of personal information, holding bank data, credit card information and addresses, making them the preferred target for cybercriminals, experts warn.