News tagged ‘symantec’

Wednesday, 29 Jun 2011

Symantec Reports June 2011 State of Spam and Phishing

Symantec Reports June 2011 State of Spam and Phishing

The overall phishing landscape increased by 6.67% this month. Automated toolkits and unique domains increased as compared to the previous month.

Monday, 6 Jun 2011

Kingston Announces Collaboration with Symantec, EA, PopCap and Maxthon for Future Versions of urDrive

Kingston Announces Collaboration with Symantec, EA, PopCap and Maxthon for Future Versions of urDrive

Kingston today announced relationships with Symantec, Electronic Arts, Inc., PopCap Games and Maxthon. Software and games from these four companies will be a part of urDrive. a free pre-loaded application on various Kingston USB DataTraveler Flash drives.

Pharmaceutical Spam Campaign Abusing YouTube Brand

Pharmaceutical Spam Campaign Abusing YouTube Brand

Symantec recently observed a pharmaceutical spam campaign abusing the YouTube brand. Users beware.

Friday, 20 May 2011

Symantec Observed a New Spam Campaign Spreading Across Facebook

Symantec Observed a New Spam Campaign Spreading Across Facebook

Symantec has observed a new spam campaign spreading across Facebook.

Tuesday, 3 May 2011

Cybercriminals Capitalize on Osama's Death

Cybercriminals Capitalize on Osama's Death

Cybercriminals capitalizes on news related to Osama bin Laden's death, armed with poisoned spam samples, 419 scams and emails advertising "unseen footage" from bin Laden's last moments.

Thursday, 21 Apr 2011

Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5 Personalises Protection Against Unwanted Email

Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5 Personalises Protection Against Unwanted Email

Symantec announces the release of Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5. Powered by Brightmail, this latest release extends unparalleled antispam capabilities with personalised protection against unwanted email.

Symantec Observes Drop in Global Spam Volume

Symantec Observes Drop in Global Spam Volume

Symantec reports that global spam volume have decreased significantly due to the shutdown of Rustock.

Monday, 11 Apr 2011

Symantec Report Finds Cyber Threats Skyrocket in Volume and Sophistication

Symantec Report Finds Cyber Threats Skyrocket in Volume and Sophistication

Symantec announces the findings of its Internet Security Threat Report, which shows a massive threat volume of more than 285 million new threats last year, accompanied by several new megatrends in the threat landscape.

Monday, 4 Apr 2011

Android Threat Tackles Piracy Using Austere Justice Measures

Android Threat Tackles Piracy Using Austere Justice Measures

Android.Walkinwat, the first mobile phone threat discovered, can be found on several renowned file sharing websites through North America and Asia.

Thursday, 31 Mar 2011

Symantec Announces March 2011 MessageLabs Intelligence Report

Symantec Announces March 2011 MessageLabs Intelligence Report

Symantec announced the publication of its March 2011 MessageLabs Intelligence Report revealing as many as 13.82 billion spam emails have been sent daily by the Rustock botnet.

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