Kaspersky Details ‘Red October’ Espionage Network

Kaspersky Details ‘Red October’ Espionage Network

(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Security firm Kaspersky on Monday detailed what it say was a “high-level cyber-espionage campaign” which has been in effect for the past five ... Continue Reading →
Facebook Adds Kaspersky, Others to AV Marketplace

Facebook Adds Kaspersky, Others to AV Marketplace

(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – More online security safeguards were previously made available from social network Facebook via key partnerships in April. Now the company is expanding ... Continue Reading →
miniFlame Malware Discovered by Kaspersky

miniFlame Malware Discovered by Kaspersky Lab

(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – A smaller variant of the now infamous Flame virus was recently detailed by Kaspersky Lab. Simply titled “miniFlame” or “SPE,” the security ... Continue Reading →
C&C Coding for 'Flame' Dates Back to 2006

C&C Coding for ‘Flame’ Dates Back to 2006

(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Since its initial discovery in May, more details have become known regarding the virus known as Flame. And today, Kaspersky Lab, the company which ... Continue Reading →
Search for Wiper Malware 'Inadvertently' Found Flame

Search for Wiper Malware ‘Inadvertently’ Found Flame

(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Search for something smaller and you could stumble upon something much more serious. That’s how things went for security firm Kaspersky when the ... Continue Reading →
A Collaboration? Stuxnet & Flame Share Coding

A Collaboration? Stuxnet & Flame Share Coding

(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Despite initial reporting that there was no link, a new blog by Kaspersky Lab on Monday signaled a tie between the state-launched viruses known as ... Continue Reading →
Israel on ‘Flame’ Virus: It Wasn’t Us!

Israel on ‘Flame’ Virus: It Wasn’t Us

(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Many commentators in the tech community have speculated who might be behind the high-profile ‘Flame’ virus detailed in a report from Kaspersky ... Continue Reading →
Iran Claims to Have Answer for 'Flame' Virus

Iran Claims to Have Answer for ‘Flame’ Virus

(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Yesterday the Internet was rampant with reports that several middle-eastern countries were facing the wrath of an intricate virus known as Flame. ... Continue Reading →
Kaspersky Finds ‘Flame” Virus Affecting Iran

Kaspersky Discovers Massive ‘Flame’ Virus Affecting Iran

(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Kaspersky Lab noted on Monday that it had discovered what it says could be “the most sophisticated cyber weapon yet unleashed.” According to a ... Continue Reading →