2 September 2021
AV-TEST study confirms Kaspersky Endpoint Security Cloud prevents accidental leakage of 100% of sensitive data
According to a recent assessment by AV-TEST, Kaspersky Endpoint Security Cloud shows 100% efficiency in detecting files floating in Microsoft 365 applications that contain German Personal Identifiable Information (PII) or bank card details. This information allows security managers to see who has access to PII and ensures that customer data isn’t at risk of being exposed. The test’s positive results scored higher than the in-built security solution in Microsoft 365 E5.
17 August 2021
Kaspersky Hybrid Cloud Security enhances protection for Linux and delivers security management as a service
Kaspersky unveils updates to two of its applications in the Kaspersky Hybrid Cloud Security protection solution for virtualization and cloud environments – Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Linux and Kaspersky Security Center management console. The new version of Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Linux hardens defenses from exploits and ransomware attacks. It also extends protection for DevOps with support for new containerization environments and more native delivery of protection mechanisms for Docker containers. The Kaspersky Security Center Cloud Console now works with public cloud platforms to enable more convenient management of cloud workload protection.
21 July 2021
New Kaspersky Password Manager: focus on convenience and enhanced password control
Kaspersky Password Manager has implemented several improvements across all platforms and enhanced control over password strength. The version on Windows has become more convenient and transparent: new features will allow customers to monitor the status and security of all passwords. The option that allows the scanning of multi-page documents is now available for iOS users. The Android version received support for 10 browsers as well as for Huawei devices.
19 April 2021
New Kaspersky Endpoint Security Cloud upgraded with EDR for small and medium businesses
Kaspersky Endpoint Security Cloud now includes endpoint detection and response (EDR) capabilities dedicated for small and medium-sized organizations. It gives IT administrators visibility over affected endpoints and the attack kill chain, so they can analyze incident parameters and root causes, and then take proactive measures to enhance overall business protection.
24 March 2021
Kaspersky named a leader in external threat intelligence services
Influential research and advisory company Forrester has recognized Kaspersky as a ‘Leader’ in external threat intelligence services in its ‘The Forrester Wave™: External Threat Intelligence Services Q1, 2021’ report. The report provides a significant benchmark for organizations interested in threat intelligence (TI) services worldwide.
8 February 2021
AV-Comparatives names Kaspersky Internet Security as Product of the Year
Kaspersky’s flagship home user security solution – Kaspersky Internet Security – was honored with the Product of the Year 2020 award for an impressive sixth time, in an annual report released by independent test lab AV-Comparatives. Kaspersky was acknowledged ahead of 16 peers by achieving Advanced+ awards in seven rigorous tests, to rank the company highest overall across the participating Windows security products.
14 January 2021
Kaspersky experts connect SolarWinds attack with Kazuar backdoor
On December 13, 2020, FireEye, Microsoft and SolarWinds announced the discovery of a large, sophisticated supply chain attack that deployed a new, previously unknown malware Sunburst used against SolarWinds’ Orion IT customers. Kaspersky’s experts found various specific code similarities between Sunburst and known versions of Kazuar backdoors – the type of malware that provides remote access to a victim’s machine. The new findings provide insights that can help the researchers move forward in the investigation of the attack.