• Balkanisation, learning more

    The line up of experts to share their knowledge at Kaspersky Lab 4th APAC Cyber Security Summit, held in Siem Reap. Kaspersky Lab presented the cybersecurity risks that can result from Balkanisation in cyberspace: — the fragmentation of the world wide web, as it launches its 4th Asia Pacific (APAC) Cyber Security Weekend in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Held annually, this year’s conference will see key cybersecurity issues presented by the company’s top researchers and executives to an audience of journalists from 11 countries across the region. The four-day event, with the theme of “Balkanisation: Security Should Not Be in Isolation” will highlight the possible perils of de-globalisation of the internet,…

  • Out of battery, read this.

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  • Parental Control, How Much You Know?

    Kaspersky Lab’s latest report has revealed the online activities of children across the globe during the summer holidays, based on statistics from the company’s Parental Control modules. The research has revealed what children watched, listened to, purchased and searched for online while they weren’t at school. The report shows anonymized statistics on websites visited from Windows PCs and Macs, and search activity on Windows PCs, Macs, Android and iOS devices from June to mid-August 2018. The stats were taken from Kaspersky Lab’s flagship products that have the Parental Control module switched on, and from Kaspersky Safe Kids, a standalone service installed for kids’ online protection. Children were more likely to…

  • Predator

    Kaspersky Lab announces another partnership with 20th Century Fox for the  launch of a promotional campaign for the movie “The Predator”. Exciting prizes for the much-awaited sci-fi movie of 2018 are up for grabs in Kaspersky Lab’s “The Predator Promo” in Asia Pacific. The global cybersecurity company opens the promo for 11 countries in the APAC region including Australia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam. 7 winners from the participating countries will get an experience of a lifetime to go on a Hollywood FOX Tour worth more than USD 8000, while 1000 other winners will receive Limited Edition Predator Gift sets…

  • Mobile trojan, getting sophisticated, all for your money

    Mobile banking Trojans hit the list of cyber-headaches in Q2 2018. The number of installation packages for mobile banking – modifications which help attackers avoid detection by security solutions and to expand their arsenal – peaked at over 61,000. This represents a historic high; more than a three-fold growth when compared with Q1 2018, and over double the installations than in Q1 2017. This is just one of the main findings from Kaspersky Lab’s Q2 IT threat evolution report.

  • Printing Solutions from Brother

    We need printers even in our increasingly digital, online world. From business proposals, financial statements, college and school assignments, to boarding passes, we need printouts.  Not all printers are created equal, though. This is why Brother International a leader in IT peripherals with a unique ‘Customer-First’ approach has introduced a range of top-of-the-line, colour and monochrome laser printers, and inkjet multi-function centres (MFC) for business, retail and home that suits all workstyles and lifestyles as part of its bold move to tap deeper into the corporate and retail printing spaces. The range of 13 printers and MFCs provide effortless user experience, improved performance and quality with an emphasis on functional…

  • First Transparency Centre, Seriously First

    As part of its Global Transparency Initiative, Kaspersky Lab is adapting its infrastructure to move a number of core processes from Russia to Switzerland. This includes customer data storage and processing for most regions, as well as software assembly, including threat detection updates. To ensure full transparency and integrity, Kaspersky Lab is arranging for this activity to be supervised by an independent third party, also based in Switzerland. Global transparency and collaboration for an ultra-connected world The Global Transparency Initiative, announced in October 2017, reflects Kaspersky Lab’s ongoing commitment to assuring the integrity and trustworthiness of its products. The new measures are the next steps in the development of the…

  • Happy people

    Meet me in the crowd, people, people Throw your love around, love me, love me Take it into town, happy, happy Put it in the ground where the flowers grow Gold and silver shine Happy Shiny People, by R.E.M. It was a happy day in the land of Tunku Abdul Rahman University College.  The team and I were there to support the client, Kaspersky Lab on a event to achieve a record, namely the most mobile devices activated at an event.  Not bad, the client targeted 1,500, and achieved 1,931 when the official from Malaysian Book of Records tabulated the result at 4pm on June 5, 2018. I had the…