Symantec

  • Smart TVs, security cameras vulnerable to attacks from cyber criminals: Report 01-12-2013 04:05 PM

    New Delhi: Besides PCs and mobile phones, internet-connected devices like smart TVs, routers and security cameras are also now vulnerable to attacks from cyber criminals, security software provider Symantec today said. With millions of devices now connecting to the Internet and in many cases, running embedded operating systems like Android,...
  • Quick Heal: Viral success 12-11-2012 12:01 PM

    Quick Heal is a completely homegrown anti-virus software company that's not only beaten big, multi-billion dollar competitors like McAfee and Symantec, but is also taking back the fight to their turfs in other countries around the world. It has come a long way since 1995, when the first version was...
  • India shuts server linked to Duqu computer virus 08-11-2011 09:03 AM

    New York: Indian authorities are investigating a computer server in Mumbai for links to the Duqu malicious software that some security experts warned could be the next big cyber threat. Web Werks, a Mumbai-based Web-hosting company, said it had given an image of the suspicious virtual private server to officials...
  • Global cybercrimes cost $114 billion annually 08-09-2011 04:30 PM

    Bangalore: A study by Symantec Corp, the maker of Norton computer security software, estimates the cost of global cybercrimes at $114 billion annually. The Norton Cybercrime Report 2011 said 431 million adults were victims globally in the past year, with costs of cybercrime surpassing the combined global black market in...
  • Facebook may have leaked personal info: report 11-05-2011 08:11 AM

    Bangalore: Facebook users' personal information could have been accidentally leaked to third parties, in particular advertisers, over the past few years, according to Symantec Corp's official web blog. Third-parties would have had access to personal information such as profiles, photographs and chat, and could have had the ability to post...
  • Targeted cyber attacks to rise further: Symantec 05-04-2011 11:54 AM

    Helsinki: Targeted cyber attacks will pose a growing threat to companies around the world this year after the Stuxnet worm hit Iran's nuclear programme in 2010, security software maker Symantec Corp said on Tuesday. "Last year was the year of high-profile targeted attacks. We will see so many more," said...
  • US tops list of countries in cybercrime 20-04-2010 04:23 PM

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  • Cisco to buy ScanSafe for $183 million 28-10-2009 02:03 PM

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