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Keep calm and carry on working (remotely)
As more of the world’s population than ever before take their equipment home to begin working remotely, the challenge is for team leaders to ensure their team members remain productive, motivated and engaged, and avoid the issues of isolation.
COVID-19 and the forced workplace exodus
The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has officially been categorized by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a pandemic, meaning infection is accelerating in multiple countries concurrently. The United States of America has declared travel bans on 28 European countries, many countries have closed schools and universities, and large gatherings of people have been stopped.
Tracking Turla: ESET researchers discover attack on governmental websites in Armenia
Turla is an infamous cyberespionage group that has been active for more than 10 years. Its main targets are government and military organizations. This recent operation bears similarities to the modus operandi of several of Turla’s watering hole campaigns in the past.
ESET discovers Kr00K: Communications of a billion+ devices were at risk
BRATISLAVA, SAN FRANCISCO – February 26, 2020 – ESET researchers have discovered Kr00k (CVE-2019-15126), a previously unknown vulnerability in Wi-Fi chips used in many client devices, Wi-Fi access points and routers.
Facial recognition company Clearview AI hit by data theft
The controversial facial recognition company Clearview AI has notified its customers that a bad actor had “gained unauthorized access” to its entire customer list, which includes some of the most powerful law enforcement agencies in the United States. According to the notification obtained by the Daily Beast, the stolen information includes customer names, the user accounts that the customers had set up, and even the number of searches that they ran through the service.
ESET Named a Strong Performer in Endpoint Security Suites 2019 Report by Independent Research Firm
BRATISLAVA, February 11 , 2020: ESET – a global leader in information security software – has been recognized as a “strong performer” in The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Security Suites Q3 2019 report. The prestigious report assessed the top 15 security suites in the market, including their ability to prevent, detect, and remediate endpoint threats, with ESET emerging as a strong performer.
ESET to Lead Linux Malware Workshop and Showcase Groundbreaking Amazon Echo KRACK Research at RSA 2020
January 24, 2020
ESET has been named one of the 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Endpoint Protection Platforms
This distinction is a ranking of vendors by verified end-user professionals – which includes IT professionals and business users who have had experience purchasing, implementing or using the enterprise solution they are reviewing. It takes into account both the number of end-user reviews and the overall user ratings.
Evading machine learning detection in a cyber-secure world
Return of the malware titans