April 5, 2020

Category: Cybersecurity

Six Steps for Securing Your Remote Workforce at Scale

Media Release: By Louie Castaneda, Country Manager of Fortinet Philippines BUSINESS continuity and disaster recovery plans are designed to address an organization’s need to quickly suspend normal on-site operations in the event of a power outage, illness, or natural disaster that may make it unsafe for employees to travel on-site. This plan needs to include […]

Kaspersky Offers Free Security for Healthcare Institutions Battling Covid-19

Media Release: KASPERSKY has announced free availability of its core endpoint security products for medical organizations to help them stay protected from cyberthreats during the pandemic. The full list of B2B products available for free for six months includes Kaspersky Endpoint Security Cloud Plus, Kaspersky Security for Microsoft Office 365, Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business […]

Prevent Covid-19 Social Engineering Attacks Using Simple Steps — Fortinet

Media Release: By RENEE TARUN, Vice President of Information Security, Fortinet AS people around the world are faced with fears and concerns over the Covid-19 virus, criminals are also taking note. And unfortunately, they are using this as an opportunity to try and steal money and personal information by generating social engineering scams via email, text, […]

Beware: Data-Hungry Stalkerware Reads Messaging Apps, Unlocks Devices

Media Release: KASPERSKY researchers have found a new sample of stalkerware — commercial software that is usually used to secretly monitor users’ partners or colleagues — which has functionality that supersedes all previously found software. Named MonitorMinor, this software enables stalkers to covertly access any data and track activity on devices they are surveying, as […]

Kaspersky Wins Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator 2020

Media Release: KASPERSKY has been acknowledged as a Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator™ 2020 in the Software category, in line with top IT industry leaders for the second consecutive year. The annual report from Clarivate Analytics, a global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to accelerate the pace of innovation, identifies the world’s most […]

PHL World’s 4th Most Number of Online Threats — Kaspersky

​Media Release: FROM its 11th ranking last 2018, the Philippines climbed to fourth place in Kaspersky’s worldwide ranking of countries with the highest web threat detections from January to December 2019. Data from the Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) for the past year showed the cybersecurity company’s technologies monitored and prevented nearly 28 million internet-borne attacks […]

Kaspersky Reveals Cyberspying Groups Targeting Philippines, SEA

Media Release: KASPERSKY has unmasked the cybercriminal groups who operated and are still operating in the Philippines and other countries in Southeast Asia (SEA). Findings of the global cybersecurity company reveal a major trend in the SEA’s threat landscape — increased activity of major Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) groups waging sophisticated cyberespionage. Hungry for intelligence […]

Kaspersky Reveals Its 2020 APAC Threat Predictions

Media Release: THE opening of a new year and a new decade will witness an increase in mobile malware and cybercriminals groups exploiting mobile devices and known threat groups using new attack methods and tools. These and more are the key predictions of Kaspersky for the Asia Pacific (APAC) region. Derived from the observations and […]

DDoS Attacks in 4Q19 Eclipses 4Q18 — Kaspersky

Media Release: ANALYSIS has revealed that the number of attacks blocked by Kaspersky DDoS Protection in Q4 2018 amounts to only 56% of attacks detected in Q4 2019. Further investigation of botnet activity reveals that around 28% of attacks happened on weekends, with the share of attacks on Sundays growing by two and a half […]

Kaspersky Achieves New Milestone with Prestigious ISO 27001 Certification

Media Release: KASPERSKY, a leading global cybersecurity company, has achieved ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification, the international standard outlining best practices for information security management systems. Issued by TÜV AUSTRIA, the certification confirms that the company’s data security systems, including Kaspersky Security Network, meet industry best practices. ISO/IEC 27001 is the most widely used information security standard […]