Nearly 750,000 Facebook users have received fake password reset messages, security researchers have found.
Using free security software can prove to be a false economy, industry experts have warned.
Symantec has stated that around 43 million people have been duped by ‘scareware’ phishing scams over the course of the last year.
A total of 6,000 technology marketing jobs will have been lost by the end of this year, according to research.
Security vendor Symantec is celebrating the Norton 2010 launch by giving away a variety of prizes to PCR readers.
Symantec warned that the youth of today are leaving themselves wide open to security threats because of a worrying level of complacency.
Symantec has signed a distribution deal with SCH Distribution, but has warned that it will be dropping an existing partner in the coming months.
Symantec has released its annual Internet Security Threat Report and has revealed that it registered over 1.6 million new malicious code signatures last year.
Symantec has said that it is a vendor's responsibility to make security product SKUs simpler, to help resellers who are struggling to sell to businesses in the current economic climate.
A fall in small business sales has seen Symantec's sales for the fourth quarter take a hit of four per cent, with its revenues falling to $1.49bn (£1bn).
Comet has signed a major deal with consumer security market leader Symantec to push the latest version of Norton 360 with any purchase of a laptop, netbook or desktop PC ...
Symantec, the firm behind the Norton security software range, has launched a new marketing campaign entitled Norton Heroes.
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