News tagged ‘symantec’
Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013
Twitter recently announced that the details of around 250,000 users may have been compromised before it discovered and stopped an attack on their network. Over the past few months, the Symantec response team has observed one particular attack taking place on Twitter.
Thursday, 7 Feb 2013
Symantec has announced the Symantec System Recovery 2013 providing organizations with comprehensive system protection with full platform support for Windows 8, Windows Server 2012 and vSphere 5.1.
Friday, 1 Feb 2013
Symantec Security Response has discovered that fake FedEx emails have been circulating. In these emails, users are asked to click on a link to print out a receipt in order to retrieve their parcel in person from the nearest FedEx office. Unsuspecting users who click on the link will be greeted by a PostalReceipt.zip file containing a malicious executable file named "PostalReceipt.exe", where a malware, "Trojan.Smoaler", will then be delivered to their computer.
Thursday, 29 Nov 2012
Symantec has just announced Norton Zone, a secure file sharing service that lets users share their photos, videos, and documents from any of their computers, smartphones, or tablets. A free, limited public beta is now available.
Symantec has announced that its latest flagship mobile security offering, Norton Mobile Security, now adds support for iOS.
Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012
Symantec is expecting to see a sharp spike in the volume of Christmas related spam messages in the following days, and is advising everyone to exercise caution when handling unsolicited or unexpected emails related to Christmas.
Thursday, 1 Nov 2012
Symantec Security Response has discovered spam messages related to Hurricane Sandy and is advising Internet users to type website addresses directly into their Internet browser for any online videos instead of clicking on links within emails.
Monday, 15 Oct 2012
Symantec has announced two new programs - the App Center Ready Program for application developers and the Mobility Solution Specialization Program for channel partners, as well as a single mobile suite spanning device management, application management and mobile security.
Monday, 8 Oct 2012
Built specifically for SMBs, the Symantec Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition 2013 offers a cloud-managed service and traditional on-premise management in a single endpoint protection product.
Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012
Symantec has identified Android.Loozfon, a rare example of malware which targets female Android users.