9 Facts About Kaspersky Lab

1. In June 2016 Kaspersky Lab helped uncover a Russian hacking group, leading to 50 arrests.

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2. In 2016, Kaspersky Lab uncovered the Poseidon Group, which would infiltrate corporations with malware using phishing emails, then get hired by the same company as a security firm to correct the problem.

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3. In 2016, Kaspersky Lab discovered a zero day vulnerability in Microsoft Silverlight.

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4. In 2015, Kaspersky Lab identified a highly sophisticated threat actor that it called "The Equation Group".

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5. In November 2014, Symantec and Kaspersky Lab authored papers that contained the first disclosure of malicious software named Regin.

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6. In February 2014, Kaspersky Lab identified the malware Mask, which infected 380 organizations in 31 countries.

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7. In May 2012, Kaspersky Lab identified the malware Flame, which a researcher described as potentially "the most sophisticated cyber weapon yet unleashed.

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8. On his personal blog, Eugene Kaspersky Lab compared the accusations to unsubstantiated conspiracy theories.

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9. In 2014, Kaspersky Lab signed a distribution deal with Ingram Micro, which significantly expanded its reseller program.

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