Kaspersky Lab Discovers Russian Hacker Infrastructure

Compromised servers used by Crouching Yeti/Energetic Bear hacker group found by Kaspersky Lab A hacker collective known for attacking industrial companies around the world have had some of their infrastructure identified by Russian security specialists. Kaspersky Lab said that it Read More …

UK government bans all Russian anti-virus software from Secret-rated systems

The United Kingdom’s National Cyber Security Centre has effectively banned the use of Russian anti-virus products from government departments and revealed it is trying to “prevent the transfer of UK data to the Russian state” from Kaspersky Labs software. A guidance Read More …

U.S. Believes Russian Spies Used Kaspersky Antivirus to Steal NSA Secrets

Do you know—United States Government has banned federal agencies from using Kaspersky antivirus software over spying fear? Though there’s no solid evidence yet available, an article published by WSJ claims that the Russian state-sponsored hackers stole highly classified NSA documents from a Read More …

Attackers Use Undocumented MS Office Feature to Leak System Profile Data

An undocumented Microsoft Office feature allows attackers to gather sensitive configuration details on targeted systems simply by tricking recipients to open a specially crafted Word document—no VBA macros, embedded Flash objects or PE files needed. The undocumented feature is being Read More …