According to reports, Chinese officials no longer approve the use of the two anti-virus software vendors.
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The traditional antivirus is "dead" and "doomed to failure," Symantec's information security chief declares. Quelle surprise, considering Norton is fading into oblivion. But what next?
While Singapore's global ranking for malicious activities dropped two spots to 39, its healthcare industry and particularly SMBs were most hit by phishing, spam and virus-contained e-mails, according to Symantec study.
Only 3 in 5 users in country concerned about mobile cybercrime, more care about losing contact information than invasion of privacy, Symantec survey finds.
Flame is clearly the next evolution in computer viruses. Were I an Iranian scientist Flame would definitely be in my top 5 Virus, Trojan and Worm selections; since I am not, here is my top 5.
Facebook has partnered with five companies (Microsoft, McAfee, TrendMicro, Sophos, and Symantec) to provide improved security for its users. That includes free antivirus solutions for six months.
Anonymous has released what appears to be the source code from Norton Antivirus 2006, in what could be a seriously damaging exercise for Symantec.
A hacker linked with the release of Symantec PCAnywhere code has not yet followed through on a threat to release source code for Symantec Norton antivirus.The hacker, 'Yamatough', said he would release the Norton antivirus (NAV) source code 'within seven hours' on Tuesday.
Symantec, along with other companies, is reporting it has seen Android malware that automatically changes each time it is downloaded — much like server-side polymorphic viruses aimed at desktops
Symantec admits to network breach in 2006 which led to last week's theft of source code for Norton antivirus program, but reiterated incident poses no threat to customers with latest software version, report states.
Anti-virus maker Symantec is charged in a lawsuit with misleading users into purchasing full versions of its software by peddling 'scareware' tactics.
Symantec, the anti-virus maker, has confirmed that a hacking group has stolen a "segment" of its flagship product. The group said it would make the source code available.
Law enforcement agencies need to understand full scope of cybercrime activities and improve training to speed up investigation time as cybercriminals currently one step ahead, urges Symantec exec.
Cybercrime is costing more than the drugs trade, according to new research by Symantec. But this criminologist argues that some crime cannot be measured in financial losses.
Cybercrime is a silent epidemic, says Symantec in a new survey where trust networks are being targeted the most for theft of confidential information.
Symantec, maker of the Norton Anti-virus software products, will not be welcoming its shareholders into a nice hotel ballroom for an annual meeting. Instead, the company will hold a virtual meeting - and that has some shareholders upset.
Rapper Snoop Dogg has teamed up with Symantec to launch an anti-cybercrime rap competition.Hack is Wack encourages competitors to upload videos of themselves rapping on anti-cybercrime themes.
A government report into cybercrime has recommended that internet service providers (ISPs) force customers to use antivirus and firewall software or risk being disconnected.
The Australian government has recommended in a cybercrime report that ISPs should require customers to use firewalls and antivirus software
A parliamentary report into cybercrime has recommended that internet service providers (ISPs) force customers to use antivirus and firewall software or risk being disconnected.
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