News tagged ‘symantec’

Tuesday, 8 Nov 2011

Microsoft Releases Duqu Workaround, Keeps Mum on Patch Release Timeline

Microsoft Releases Duqu Workaround, Keeps Mum on Patch Release Timeline

A temporary fix has been released by Microsoft for the Duqu Trojan, however, the company didn't comment on the timeline for the release of its official patch for this vulnerability.

Thursday, 3 Nov 2011

Zero-Day Vulnerability in Windows Exploited by Duqu Trojan

Zero-Day Vulnerability in Windows Exploited by Duqu Trojan

Symantec has issued a warning of Duqu virus infection via compromised Microsoft Word email attachments from which the Duqu installer executes itself by exploiting a Windows kernel vulnerability.

Thursday, 27 Oct 2011

Norton 2012 Security Products and Norton One Introduced

Norton 2012 Security Products and Norton One Introduced

Norton addresses the rising security concerns of online personal information in the form of its 2012 products. Also introduced is the Norton One, a personalized service that will protect consumers across multiple devices.

Thursday, 20 Oct 2011

Duqu Trojan is the James Bond of Cyberattacks

Duqu Trojan is the James Bond of Cyberattacks

Researchers have christened a newly uncovered Trojan "Duqu" and is described as the precursor to the infamous Stuxnet due to their striking similarities.

Thursday, 13 Oct 2011

Norton 360 Version 6.0 Beta is Now Available

Norton 360 Version 6.0 Beta is Now Available

Symantec recently released its public beta of the Norton 360 Version 6.0.

Thursday, 29 Sep 2011

Norton Mobile Security Lite Empowers Android Devices

Norton Mobile Security Lite Empowers Android Devices

Norton by Symantec today announced the availability of Norton Mobile Security Lite, a free security application for Android-based smartphones.

Thursday, 15 Sep 2011

Norton to Deliver Personalized Security Service

Norton to Deliver Personalized Security Service

Norton by Symantec today announces plans to deliver Norton One, a personalized service that will protect customers across multiple devices.

Wednesday, 27 Jul 2011

Symantec Expands Encryption Solution Set with PGP Viewer for iOS

Symantec Expands Encryption Solution Set with PGP Viewer for iOS

Symantec introduces its PGP Viewer for iOS, which allows mobile workers to view encrypted email on an Apple iPad, iPhone, or iTouch, and a new version of Symantec Endpoint Encryption Full Disk Edition.

Wednesday, 20 Jul 2011

New Android Malware Infections Highlight Staged Downloader Threat

New Android Malware Infections Highlight Staged Downloader Threat

Symantec has published a blog post detailing a staged download method by two newly discovered Android threats, as a follow up to their recently conducted analysis of iOS and Android.

Friday, 15 Jul 2011

Symantec Conducts Technical Evaluation of iOS and Android

Symantec Conducts Technical Evaluation of iOS and Android

Symantec finds that while the most popular mobile platforms in use today were designed with security in mind, these provisions are not always sufficient to protect sensitive enterprise assets.

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