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Malicious Android apps targeting Malaysian bank customers
Researchers at cyber security firm ESET have analysed three malicious Android applications targeting customers of eight Malaysian banks.
Malicious cryptocurrency scheme targets Android and iOS users
Researchers have discovered a sophisticated malicious cryptocurrency scheme that targets mobile devices running Android or iOS.
IWD 2022: ESET Australia joins women’s scholarship program
ESET Australia joins global Women in Cybersecurity Scholarship program, offering $5,000 to support women in STEM fields.
ESET, Intel partnership to enhance endpoint security
ESET is set to integrate Intel Threat Detection Technology into its cybersecurity suite for enhanced ransomware protection.
Attempts to exploit MS Exchange most frequent intrusion vector
Exploits of MS Exchange and password guessing are the most common cyber intrusion methods, says ESET's T3 2021 Threat Report.
ESET Research releases T3 2021 Threat Report summarising key cybersecurity research
The latest ESET Threat Report reveals key insights into external attack vectors, email threats, and the impact of cryptocurrency exchange rates.
ESET discovers DazzleSpy, a new macOS spying malware
New macOS malware has been found, spying on visitors to a Hong Kong radio station news site, according to ESET Research.
ESET named strategic leader in endpoint prevention and response
ESET achieved high scores in the categories of active prevention, passive response, and combined prevention/response capabilities, scoring 96%, 100%, and 98%.
ESET analyses malicious frameworks targeting physically isolated networks
ESET Research has analysed 17 malicious frameworks used to attack air-gapped networks, revealing 15 years of nation-state efforts.
Cyber attacks increase, despite growing threat awareness in APAC region
APAC region faces significant gap between threat awareness and action, with 62% experiencing cyber attacks in the past year, according to ESET survey.
ESET and Chillisoft launch MDR solution in ANZ
The MDR service offers customers remotely delivered security operation centre capabilities, which can be used to respond to threats.
ESET Threat Report highlights aggressive ransomware tactics and intensifying password-guessing attacks
ESET's T2 2021 Threat Report reveals rising ransomware demands and increased brute-force attacks, according to the cybersecurity firm's telemetry data.
Android espionage: ESET uncovers BladeHawk campaign via Facebook
ESET researchers uncover targeted mobile espionage campaign against Kurdish group, distributed via Facebook profiles.
71 billion ransomware attacks on remote access - ESET
Ransomware attacks on remote access have reached a staggering 71 billion between Jan 2020 to June 2021, warns ESET research.
New malware families discovered eavesdropping on governments, targeting eCommerce
ESET researchers have identified 10 new malware families targeting IIS web servers, with victims including governments and eCommerce companies.
Majority of paid ransom demands experience repeat attack
The majority of organizations targeted by ransomware experience repeat attacks, with 46% being targeted by the same hackers, according to new research.
Surge in Android banking malware and RDP attacks - ESET
A new report from cybersecurity firm ESET has revealed rapid abuse of trending vulnerabilities and configuration flaws by cyber crooks.
Android stalkerware on the rise
ESET research reveals a significant increase in Android stalkerware detections, with serious security and privacy issues identified in these monitoring apps.
Ransomware ravages Ireland's health service - experts comment
Ireland’s National Cyber Security Centre points to the ‘Conti’ ransomware variant, which caused the HSE's IT systems to shut down over the weekend.
ESET reveals APT groups exploiting Microsoft Exchange vulnerabilities
A number of advanced persistent threat (APT) groups are exploiting the latest Microsoft Exchange vulnerabilities, according to new ESET research.
Cybercriminals leverage remote desktop protocol to brute force attacks
Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) attacks surged by 768% in 2020, driven by remote working and COVID-19, according to a report by ESET.
ESET brings endpoint security platform to Australia
ESET Protect is designed to automate ESET security solutions across on-premise and cloud environments for businesses of all sizes.
ESET investigates Australians' attitudes to financial technology
Australians use multiple fintech apps but neglect cyber security, according to ESET research. Concerns include lack of security software and password managers.
IDC names ESET a Major Player second year running
ESET has been recognized as a Major Player in mobile threat management for the second year in a row, according to IDC MarketScape.