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Entries in 'Symantec' (8)

Security roundup: USB drives, mice and keyboards can be hacked

Security roundup: USB drives, mice and keyboards can be hacked

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This week we take a look at how USB devices can be hacked, the security issues around wearable tech, and the new findings on the Koler malware.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Jul 31st 2014 at 10:56AM
Tech Data extends partnership with Symantec to offer full portfolio

Tech Data extends partnership with Symantec to offer full portfolio

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Distributor Tech Data Europe has extended its agreement with Symantec to cover its full range of software and services.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jun 26th 2014 at 10:17AM
Security Roundup: Cyber attack to hit the UK in the next two weeks

Security Roundup: Cyber attack to hit the UK in the next two weeks

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This week the NCA is warning of a ‘powerful computer attack’, John Lewis gets into trouble for sending spam, and Avast discovers fake World Cup apps.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Jun 3rd 2014 at 11:52AM
'Anti-virus is dead,' says Symantec, as it revises partner programme

'Anti-virus is dead,' says Symantec, as it revises partner programme

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The senior VP of information security at security firm Symantec has said that anti-virus software is “dead”.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on May 7th 2014 at 10:41AM

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Security Roundup: 500% increase in ransomware in 2013

Security Roundup: 500% increase in ransomware in 2013

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This week’s roundup takes a look at the increase in ransomware, the new ‘heartbleed’ bug, and Cisco’s Advanced Malware Protection.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Apr 9th 2014 at 11:59AM
Mobile malware roundup: Panda uncovers scam using fake WhatsApp ads on Facebook

Mobile malware roundup: Panda uncovers scam using fake WhatsApp ads on Facebook

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Four of the top security software firms have reported on the threats that smartphone and tablet owners face.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Feb 26th 2014 at 1:33PM
Cost of cybercrime in the UK falls by £1 billion

Cost of cybercrime in the UK falls by £1 billion

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The cost of cybercrime has plummeted by a billion pounds in the last year, a report has found.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 11th 2013 at 10:58AM
Norton accuses Facebook of leaking Android phone numbers

Norton accuses Facebook of leaking Android phone numbers

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Norton’s new Mobile Insight technology has flagged the Android Facebook app for leaking device phone numbers without users’ permission.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Jul 1st 2013 at 1:31PM