Kaspersky bans and allegations of Russian government ties

PJSC RusHydro: RusHydro Group announces 9M 2021 IFRS results

Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 12:06pm

In 9M 2021, the Group's net profit decreased by 13.3% to RUB 52,443 mn following absence of significant revaluations of the forward contract on the company's shares which was accounted for in 9M 2020.

Key Points: 
  • In 9M 2021, the Group's net profit decreased by 13.3% to RUB 52,443 mn following absence of significant revaluations of the forward contract on the company's shares which was accounted for in 9M 2020.
  • RusHydro Group began construction of 23.4 MW Cherekskaya small HPP (earlier Psygansu small HPP) in Kabardino-Balkarian Republic.
  • *****The Boguchanskaya hydropower plant is part of the Boguchanskiy Energy and Metals Complex (BEMO), a joint venture (JV) between RusHydro and UC RUSAL, and is not part of RusHydro Group.
  • RusHydro Group is the leading producer of renewable energy in Russia with over 400 generating facilities.

Russia Cloud and Data Centre Market Growth Report 2021-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 3:10pm

The "Cloud and Data Centre Growth in Russia - 2021 to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Cloud and Data Centre Growth in Russia - 2021 to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The report shows the revenues for Cloud and Data Centre Market forecast over the period from the beginning of 2021 to the beginning of 2025 and provides profiles of the key Public Cloud and Data Centre providers for Russia.
  • Section 1 - A definition of a Cloud & Emerging Data Centre market - provides a definition of an Emerging Market and compares the key similarities between the 10 Data Centre markets profiled.
  • Section 3 - The Data Centre Market in Russia - including a Data Centre overview, Key Data Centre Players, Forecast Data Centre growth (in space and power) and Data Centre pricing for Russia from the beginning of 2021 to the beginning of 2025.

PJSC RusHydro: RusHydro Group announces 1H 2021 IFRS results

Thursday, August 26, 2021 - 1:11pm

RusHydro Group has entered into agreement with "Goal Number Seven", the Association of Energy Markets Participants that will certify RusHydro Group's generating facilities upon which issuance of green I-REC certificates will take place.

Key Points: 
  • RusHydro Group has entered into agreement with "Goal Number Seven", the Association of Energy Markets Participants that will certify RusHydro Group's generating facilities upon which issuance of green I-REC certificates will take place.
  • The certificates will acknowledge the origin of electricity that RusHydro Group produces from renewable energy sources.
  • RusHydro Group has signed an agreement with Transenergoprom to divest 100% share in JSC Chuvashskaya Electricity Sales Company.
  • ***** The Boguchanskaya hydropower plant is part of the Boguchanskiy Energy and Metals Complex (BEMO), a joint venture (JV) between RusHydro and UC RUSAL, and is not part of RusHydro Group.

TCS Group Holding PLC reports record profit for the period (net profit) in 2Q'21 and 1H'21, raises FY'21 guidance and extends buyback programme

Thursday, August 26, 2021 - 8:02am

Our risk-adjusted net interest margin rose from 13.3% in 1Q'21 to 14.2% in 2Q'21 (2Q'20: 10.6%).

Key Points: 
  • Our risk-adjusted net interest margin rose from 13.3% in 1Q'21 to 14.2% in 2Q'21 (2Q'20: 10.6%).
  • In 2Q'21 non-credit revenue represented 44% of the Group's revenue and 18% of the Group's profit before tax.
  • The Group reported robust quarterly net profit of RUB 16.1 bn in 2Q'21 (2Q'20: RUB 10.2 bn), supported by new customer acquisition and monetisation.
  • Details of any purchases made under the Programme will be provided via RNS announcements and published on the Company's website.

Kaspersky to Process and Store Data of its Customers from the United States and Canada in Switzerland

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 1:25pm

Kaspersky is progressing with the relocation of its data storage and processing infrastructure to Switzerland by moving data from customers from the United States and Canada.

Key Points: 
  • Kaspersky is progressing with the relocation of its data storage and processing infrastructure to Switzerland by moving data from customers from the United States and Canada.
  • As a leading global cybersecurity company, Kaspersky has always been committed to the most trustworthy and strongest protection of its customers data.
  • The company is now taking the next step by announcing that data from customers of the United States and Canada will also be moved and processed in Switzerland.
  • This data is shared voluntarily with the Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) an advanced, cloud-based system that automatically processes cyberthreat-related data.

Kaspersky Allows Privileged Access to Curated Features of its Threat Intelligence Portal

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 2:00pm

Kaspersky Threat Intelligence Portal is a single point of access for the companys threat intelligence and provides all cyberattack data and insights gathered by Kaspersky, allowing enterprises to investigate and respond to threats in a timely manner.

Key Points: 
  • Kaspersky Threat Intelligence Portal is a single point of access for the companys threat intelligence and provides all cyberattack data and insights gathered by Kaspersky, allowing enterprises to investigate and respond to threats in a timely manner.
  • Since the main barrier of adopting this deep level of analysis is the high cost of commercial threat intelligence sources, Kaspersky has made a curated selection of its Threat Intelligence Portal functions, which were previously only available to enterprise customers, accessible to the general public.
  • Whenever SOC analysts find a suspicious threat indicator, whether it be a file, file hash, IP address or URL, they can now check it on the Kaspersky Threat Intelligence Portal.
  • This new level of access to Kaspersky Threat Intelligence joins the range of Kasperskys open access products for business such as Kaspersky CyberTrace , intended for integration of different threat intelligence feeds with various security controls, and Kaspersky Anti Ransomware Tool for Business .

Kaspersky Announces New Cloud-Based Solution to Combat Cheating in eSports

Monday, September 9, 2019 - 2:00pm

Kaspersky today announces the first step in protecting fair play in eSports with the introduction of a beta version of its new solution, Kaspersky Anti-Cheat , to help tournament organizers combat in-game cheating.

Key Points: 
  • Kaspersky today announces the first step in protecting fair play in eSports with the introduction of a beta version of its new solution, Kaspersky Anti-Cheat , to help tournament organizers combat in-game cheating.
  • To use Kaspersky Anti-Cheat, players must install the solution distributed by the platform.
  • After installation on the players computer is complete, game process information is collected, sent to the Kaspersky Anti-Cheat cloud and analyzed for suspicious events.
  • Kaspersky first presented the Kaspersky Anti-Cheat solution at The StarLadder Berlin Major 2019 event and also announced its first commercial deal with StarLadder.

Expanse Identifies Continued Presence of Russian Software in Government and Private Sector

Monday, August 19, 2019 - 2:00pm

In addition, Expanse has detected Kaspersky software within a number of Fortune 500 companies, including 19 financial services companies and 17 healthcare businesses.

Key Points: 
  • In addition, Expanse has detected Kaspersky software within a number of Fortune 500 companies, including 19 financial services companies and 17 healthcare businesses.
  • The use of Kaspersky Labs' cybersecurity and anti-virus software was bannedby the U.S. government in 2017 for all government agencies and contractors.
  • It was considereda national security risk due to concerns that the company had ties with the Russian government.
  • But, as disclosed by Expanse, Kaspersky software is still present on dozens of systems today, counter to the mandate.