A top tech security vendor building out from its antivirus roots.
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The notorious Shylock, a dangerous financial Trojan, has been disrupted due to the efforts of police and security experts.
U.S. internet safety giant is suspected of leaving backdoors in data loss prevention software. It denies the allegation.
Australian businesses are paying in excess of AU$1 million in unbudgeted fees as a result of being found for using software beyond licencing agreements.
IBM's new services offer threat detection and critical data protection, while Symantec takes the managed security approach.
Security firm Symantec is showcasing new security solutions designed to protect mobile devices within the enterprise.
The security software firm may be required to cough up as much as US$145 million in damages following an investigation into its sales and pricing practices for government contracts.
While the crime rate appears to have dipped from 48 percent to 37 percent of online users, the cost per victim was the highest worldwide at US$1,158--nearly four times the global average, according to the 2013 Norton Study.
If you have 1.9 million bots at your disposal, which do you think would make more money? Apparently the criminals have figured that out for us.
Although organised online crime has largely been considered to be state sponsored, Symantec now claims that it has uncovered a highly organised 50- to 100-strong hacking group in China that can be hired out to conduct attacks globally.
The latest thing in the antivirus business is an edition that buys you protection on multiple device types, probably Windows, Mac and Android. Kaspersky has released theirs. It's partly a concession of the market failure of products for Mac and mobile.
There are many good Windows security suites on the market. The 2014 editions of Norton Antivirus, Norton Internet Security and Norton 360 are among them.
Upcoming changes to Australia's Privacy Act have a number of contentious points, but businesses are out of time to say they simply didn't know.
Securing a server and a laptop should be two different things, but many organisations are still looking at solving the security problem by installing antivirus and other end-point packages.
Updated: It's been a rough couple of weeks for employees in the tech industry.
Symantec's latest Internet Security Threat report suggests that SMBs remain an attractive target for those trying to steal intellectual property.