Stealing to the sound of music

The malicious VK Music app not only lets you listen to music but also steals the login details of those using the popular Russian social networking site VKontakte. According to our estimates, the attackers may have stolen the accounts of hundreds of thousands of users. Read Full Article


The Naikon APT

The Naikon APT was one of the most active APTs in Asia. The attackers targeted mainly top-level government agencies and civil and military organizations in countries such as the Philippines, Malaysia, Cambodia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Myanmar, Singapore, Nepal, Thailand, Laos and China. For years they have mined victims, apparently in search of geo-political intelligence. Read Full Article


Kaspersky Security Bulletin. Spam in 2014

In 2014, the proportion of spam in email traffic was 66.76%, which is 2.84 percentage points lower than in the previous year. Spam levels have fallen consistently from a peak of 85.2% in 2009. This is due to the fact that adverts for legal goods and services are abandoning spam in favor of more effective legal advertising platforms. Read Full Article