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Happy New Quantum Year!

If you’ve been our faithful reader and your memory has not been damaged by digital amnesia, you may remember that one of the key insights from Kaspersky Security Bulletin 2015 was

What is a private messenger?

So, what is a private messenger? Many would just say that a messaging app is private if the messages it conveys are encrypted. But in reality, messaging privacy is a

Viruses: Back to basics

Do you remember where the term “virus” came from? Yes, I’m talking about biological viruses, after which IT security specialists named the computer programs that insert their own code into

Navigation wars

Even people who avoid online services can find their lives affected by them. For example, one morning you might wake up to find your usually quiet local street has become

How Internet ads work, part 2

In the previous installment of our series about online advertising, we gave a definition of the players involved in digital marketing and a brief description of the payment models used