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Entries in 'Symantec' (44)

Norton continues to lead security sales

Norton continues to lead security sales

NEWS

Symantec's Norton 360 All-In-One security suite continues to lead sales in our anti-virus software sales chart, a position that it has occupied since September.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Nov 27th 2009 at 4:14PM
Symantec backs PCR Awards

Symantec backs PCR Awards

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Symantec has signed up as Platinum Sponsor of the PCR Awards 2010, which will be held at the Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington, London, on Thursday March 25th 2010.

Andrew Wooden
by Andrew Wooden
on Nov 20th 2009 at 12:02PM
Facebook users hit by botnet attack

Facebook users hit by botnet attack

NEWS

Nearly 750,000 Facebook users have received fake password reset messages, security researchers have found.

by Nicky Trup
on Oct 29th 2009 at 12:14PM
Free antiviruses a 'false economy'

Free antiviruses a 'false economy'

NEWS

Using free security software can prove to be a false economy, industry experts have warned.

by Nicky Trup
on Oct 26th 2009 at 3:57PM

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Scareware scam tricks millions

Scareware scam tricks millions

NEWS

Symantec has stated that around 43 million people have been duped by ‘scareware’ phishing scams over the course of the last year.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Oct 19th 2009 at 11:33AM
6,000 tech marketing jobs lost in 2009

6,000 tech marketing jobs lost in 2009

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A total of 6,000 technology marketing jobs will have been lost by the end of this year, according to research.

by Nicky Trup
on Sep 15th 2009 at 11:08AM
Win a Sony TV with Symantec

Win a Sony TV with Symantec

NEWS

Security vendor Symantec is celebrating the Norton 2010 launch by giving away a variety of prizes to PCR readers.

Andrew Wooden
by Andrew Wooden
on Sep 9th 2009 at 5:36PM
Symantec warns complacent 'tech-savvy' youths

Symantec warns complacent 'tech-savvy' youths

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Symantec warned that the youth of today are leaving themselves wide open to security threats because of a worrying level of complacency.

by Ben Furfie
on Jul 15th 2009 at 9:30AM

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Symantec appoints SCH Distribution

Symantec appoints SCH Distribution

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Symantec has signed a distribution deal with SCH Distribution, but has warned that it will be dropping an existing partner in the coming months.

by Ben Furfie
on Jun 19th 2009 at 10:30AM
Symantec: Malware threat growing

Symantec: Malware threat growing

NEWS

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.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Jun 12th 2009 at 9:00AM
Symantec looks to make security an easy sell

Symantec looks to make security an easy sell

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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.

by Ben Furfie
on May 12th 2009 at 3:30PM
Symantec sees sales slide on weak business demand

Symantec sees sales slide on weak business demand

NEWS

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).

by Ben Furfie
on May 11th 2009 at 11:57AM

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Comet signs deal to push Norton

Comet signs deal to push Norton

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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 ...

by Ben Furfie
on Apr 16th 2009 at 10:30AM
Symantec launches Norton Heroes

Symantec launches Norton Heroes

NEWS

Symantec, the firm behind the Norton security software range, has launched a new marketing campaign entitled Norton Heroes.

Andrew Wooden
by Andrew Wooden
on Mar 24th 2009 at 12:40PM
Symantec backs PCR Awards

Symantec backs PCR Awards

NEWS Symantec has joined the list of firms backing the PC Retail Awards 2009, signing up as Gold Sponsor

Andrew Wooden
by Andrew Wooden
on Jan 26th 2009 at 1:26PM
Symantec succession sorted

Symantec succession sorted

NEWS Current Symantec chief executive officer John W. Thompson is to retire from his position at the end of this fiscal year.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Nov 18th 2008 at 1:22PM

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Symantec acquires MessageLabs

Symantec acquires MessageLabs

NEWS Security specialist Symantec has acquired MessageLabs in a $695 million deal that is expected to close by the end of this year.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Oct 9th 2008 at 1:19PM
Symantec promises fresh beginning with 2009 range

Symantec promises fresh beginning with 2009 range

NEWS Symantec has outlined its plans to recapture the hearts and minds of retailers and consumers with the launch of its 2009 Norton range.

by Ben Furfie
on Oct 7th 2008 at 11:29AM
PC Tools to expand Symantec's control over security market

PC Tools to expand Symantec's control over security market

NEWS Symantec has said it expects its recent acquisition of PC Tools to enable it to further expand its market leading position.

by Ben Furfie
on Sep 2nd 2008 at 10:34AM
Symantec buys PC Tools

Symantec buys PC Tools

NEWS Symantec has acquired rival PC Tools for an undisclosed sum in a deal that further strengthens the publisher of market leader Norton.

by Ben Furfie
on Aug 19th 2008 at 11:26AM