The cybercrime game has changed: Symantec

The cybercrime game has changed: Symantec

VICTORIA--While discussing the “mega trends” currently unfolding in information technology and how they relate to security, Sean Doherty warned the...

February 23rd, 2011 Liam Lahey

Vendors race to protect data in cloud security services

Vendors race to protect data in cloud security services

At the RSA Conference today, two industry titans laid out what appear to be competing efforts to build an array...

February 15th, 2011 Ellen Messmer

Symantec unveils new backup and storage appliances

Symantec unveils new backup and storage appliances

Symantec Corp. today introduced its NetBackup and FileStore appliances with an eye toward offering customers choices in whether they want...

January 17th, 2011 Ellen Messmer

Password policies are getting too complex: Symantec

Password policies are getting too complex: Symantec

Two-thirds (67 per cent) of large North American organizations have not implemented two-factor authentication for the partners and contractors that...

January 12th, 2011 Rafael Ruffolo

Symantec writes off US$10 million after AV glitch

Symantec writes off US$10 million after AV glitch

Symantec Corp. has been forced to write off US$10 million in revenue after a glitch in its sales system prevented...

October 28th, 2010 Robert McMillan

‘Here you have’ e-mail worm spreads quickly

‘Here you have’ e-mail worm spreads quickly

Security experts have warned of a fast-spreading e-mail worm, the first large outbreak of this type in nearly a decade.The...

September 10th, 2010 Robert McMillan

Cybercrime is rampant: Symantec study

Cybercrime is rampant: Symantec study

A new study by Symantec Corp. of Cupertino, Calif. reports that Internet crime has grown into a widespread problem globally....

September 8th, 2010 jeff bertolucci

Stuxnet industrial worm was written over a year ago

Stuxnet industrial worm was written over a year ago

A sophisticated worm designed to steal industrial secrets has been around for much longer than previously thought, according to security...

August 5th, 2010 Robert McMillan

PRODUCT GUIDE:  Security suites: big protection, little fuss

PRODUCT GUIDE: Security suites: big protection, little fuss

A few short years ago, all a PC needed for protection was a basic antivirus program to guard against any...

July 30th, 2010 frank j. ohlhorst