16 Jul 2019
Broadcom and Symantec call off acquisition talks after failure to agree on offer price
04 Jul 2019
Broadcom is rumored to be in talks to acquire cybersecurity firm Symantec.
24 Nov 2016
Symantec has just announced that it has agreed to a deal to acquire anti-ID fraud firm LifeLock for US$2.3 billion.
02 Dec 2015
Symantec just opened a Security Operations Center in Singapore, part of its push to expand its Cyber Security Services business and provide enterprises with more robust defenses against new and emerging threats.
07 Oct 2015
Symantec has announced the local availability of Norton Security. The protection software aims to meet the security needs of the end-user at affordable prices. Read on to uncover more details.
26 Nov 2014
After the outbreak of the 'Is this your photo?' SMS virus that is currently circulating, we reached out to a number of mobile security experts for their advice on how to deal with the virus.
12 Oct 2014
Security company Symantec has announced that it’ll be splitting the company into two, independent publicly traded companies: one to focus on security and the other on information management.
06 Aug 2014
Contrary to earlier reports, both Symantec and Kaspersky have stepped out to issue statements that the sale of their products has not been banned completely from China.
22 May 2014
Symantec has reported that powerful russian cybercrime gangs have begun to use premium Android malware to broaden their attacks on financial institutions. The tool, known as iBanking, is one of the most expensive piece of malware Symantec has ever seen on the underground market.
29 Apr 2014
In response to the latest Microsoft Internet Explorer Zero Day vulnerability that affects all versions of Internet Explorer, Symantec is providing a script to mitigate against the attacks.
14 Mar 2014
In its latest blog entry, Symantec warns of an ongoing intricate scam targeting Google Docs and Google Drive users.
27 Jan 2014
Symantec Security Response has warned that a growing number of devices are becoming the focus of security threats as IoT (Internet of Things) becomes a reality.
17 Jan 2014
Symantec has discovered a new spam campaign using sexually suggestive photos and compromised custom URLs that's circulating on the photo messaging app.
11 Oct 2013
Norton has released the latest versions of its core security products including Norton 360 Multi-Device, Norton Internet Security, and Norton Antivirus.
25 Jun 2013
This type of fraud, which began several years ago on computers, has evolved over time and has made its way onto Android devices.
11 Mar 2013
In order to meet the increasing security needs and performance requirements of today's connected businesses, Symantec has updated its portfolio of Web Security Solutions. The company has also announced the first available multi-algorithm SSL certificates with new ECC and DSA options.
27 Feb 2013
Symantec Security Response has discovered new intelligence on the earliest known version of Stuxnet.
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.
07 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.
01 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.