Posts Tagged ‘ESET’

ESET Partners with Alphabet’s Chronicle

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ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity, have announced it has partnered with Chronicle, an Alphabet company, to provide essential validation on security incidents and alerts within Backstory. Chronicle’s global cloud service where companies can privately upload, store, and analyze their internal security telemetry to detect and investigate potential attacks. ESET’s partnership with Backstory will provide…

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Cryptojacking shows no signs of slowing down in 2019, says ESET

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Cases of cryptocurrency mining and cryptojacking will continue to grow in 2019, as attackers target smart devices and home assistants to build cryptomining farms, according to ESET’s latest trends report. Along with cryptomining, Cybersecurity Trends 2019: “Privacy and intrusion in the global village” details the predictions of top experts from the global cybersecurity firm, revealing…

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ESET researchers discover the first-ever UEFI rootkit detected in a cyberattack

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ESET researchers discovered a cyberattack that used a UEFI rootkit to establish a presence on the victims’ computers. Dubbed LoJax by ESET, this rootkit was part of a campaign run by the infamous Sednit group against several high-profile targets in Central and Eastern Europe and is the first-ever publicly known attack of this kind. “Although,…

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ESET continues to grow faster than the Security Software Market

Gartner ranked ESET in top 5 IT security vendors in the consumer security software and endpoint protection platform market based on 2014 total market share revenue worldwide. ESET®, today announced that its growth outpaces the worldwide security software market, as reported by Gartner, the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company based on 2014…

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Increased ICT Penetration Increases Risk of Cyber Crime

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Increased ICT Penetration in Middle East Educational Institutions Increases Risk of Cyber Crime Written by Pradeesh VS, General Manager at ESET Middle East There is a clear trend towards the increased utilization of IT system in Middle East educational institutions. In its predictions for 2014, IDC estimated that ICT spending in the Middle East would…

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