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How the Lazarus Group is Emptying Millions from ATMs

Friday, 9 November 2018, 11:02 am | Symantec

FASTCash: How the Lazarus Group is Emptying Millions from ATMs Last month, the US government issued an alert that Lazarus has been conducting “FASTCash” attacks against ATMs from banks in Asia and Africa. Symantec researchers have since uncovered ... More >>

SamSam Ransomware Targets Government & Healthcare

Wednesday, 31 October 2018, 12:00 pm | Symantec

Today, Symantec released new research on SamSam, the ransomware group believed to be behind the infamous attack on the city of Atlanta in March. More >>

Symantec strengthens and simplifies Endpoint Security

Wednesday, 24 October 2018, 10:07 am | Symantec

Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the world's leading cyber security company, today announced enhancements to its IT Management Suite (ITMS), including real-time endpoint management capabilities and powerful integrations with Symantec Endpoint Protection ... More >>

Symantec Threat Intelligence – New Attack Group

Friday, 12 October 2018, 10:28 am | Symantec

Symantec researchers have discovered a new cyber espionage group, dubbed Gallmaker, that has waged targeted attacks against government and military organizations since December 2017 with its most recent activity observed in June 2018. More >>

Symantec significantly expands Cloud Security Portfolio

Wednesday, 10 October 2018, 11:22 am | Symantec

Integrated approach to cloud security, compliance and management delivers ‘no compromises’ visibility and control to IaaS, PaaS and SaaS applications More >>

Symantec uncovers new activity from APT28

Friday, 5 October 2018, 1:01 pm | Symantec

Symantec uncovers new activity from APT28 Symantec research reveals the espionage group APT28 has returned to covert intelligence operations designed to stay in the shadows. The group is associated with the 2016 election and WADA cyber-attacks and ... More >>

Cryptojacking, Modern Cash Cow

Wednesday, 3 October 2018, 1:36 pm | Symantec

Symantec Threat Intelligence – Cryptojacking, Modern Cash Cow Symantec reports that one of the biggest cyber security trends of 2018 is cryptojacking, where cyber criminals surreptitiously run coinminers on victims’ devices without their knowledge. ... More >>

Symantec Protects Office 365 with Industry-Leading Security

Wednesday, 26 September 2018, 11:21 am | Symantec

Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced new enhancements to its Data Loss Prevention (DLP) technology to protect information in Office 365. With Symantec DLP, data is protected whether at rest or ... More >>

Kiwis warned – ‘formjacking’ on the rise for Christmas

Wednesday, 26 September 2018, 10:37 am | Symantec

Norton by Symantec is warning Kiwis that Magecart, the attack group behind high profile attacks on Ticketmaster and British Airways is also launching formjacking attacks on other e-commerce sites. You can read the full blog post here: https://www.symantec.com/blogs/threat-intelligence/formjacking-attacks-retailers ... More >>

Symantec Threat Intelligence – Microsoft Patch

Thursday, 13 September 2018, 12:57 pm | Symantec

Symantec Threat Intelligence – Microsoft Patch Tuesday, 61 Vulnerabilities This month the vendor has patched 61 vulnerabilities, 17 of which are rated critical . To see the full list of patches the Symantec Threat Intelligence report can be found ... More >>

Concerning stats about personal info gathered by Apps

Friday, 17 August 2018, 11:27 am | Symantec

Symantec released new research this morning on mobile app privacy and fraudulent Google Play apps that you may find useful for any mobile device and privacy stories. More >>

Symantec Threat Intelligence - NZ routers may be at risk

Thursday, 16 August 2018, 11:42 am | Symantec

Post-mortem of a Compromised MikroTik Router Symantec has been tracking a large-scale coin-mining campaign has currently infected about 157,000 MikroTik routers. Cryptocurrency coinminers are the new ransomware and malicious actors have already pounced on the ... More >>

Symantec Discovers New Cyber Espionage Campaign

Wednesday, 15 August 2018, 2:55 pm | Symantec

Symantec Discovers New Cyber Espionage Campaign Targeting Middle Eastern Government and Business Organisations Leafminer Attack Group Attempts to Infiltrate Targets Through Various Means of Intrusion AUCKLAND – 15 August 2018 – Symantec Corp. ... More >>

Symantec’s New Secure Wi-Fi Router

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 10:05 am | Symantec

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – 14 AUGUST 2018 – Today, Norton by Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) is proud to announce that Norton Core is available for immediate purchase in New Zealand at Harvey Norman. Responding to the rapid uptake of Internet of Things ... More >>

Targeted Attack Analytics Can Uncover Cyber Attacks

Monday, 16 April 2018, 12:18 pm | Symantec

Symantec Targeted Attack Analytics Enables Customers to Uncover the Most Sophisticated and Dangerous Cyber Attacks More >>

Cryptojacking Skyrockets to the Top of the Attacker Toolkit

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 5:43 pm | Symantec

Cryptojacking Skyrockets to the Top of the Attacker Toolkit, Signalling Massive Threat to Cyber and Personal Security Annual Threat Report from Symantec Reveals One in Ten Targeted Attack Groups Use Malware Designed to Disrupt Auckland, 22 March ... More >>

One Million Kiwis Affected by Cybercrime

Thursday, 22 February 2018, 8:51 am | Symantec

One Million Kiwis Affected by Cybercrime 2017 Norton Cyber Security Insights Report Reveals half of New Zealanders still sharing passwords AUCKLAND, New Zealand – 22 February 2018 – More than one-third of New Zealand’s adult online population ... More >>

‘Congratulations, you won’ Malware Scam Crosses Over

Wednesday, 17 January 2018, 3:57 pm | Symantec

Symantec mobile researchers observe an old scam popular among desktop malware making the jump onto Android devices. “Congratulations, you won!” would normally be a welcome phrase to see when you go online, instantly making you think of an all-expenses-paid ... More >>

2018 Cyber Security Predictions

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 2:49 pm | Symantec

This past year, cyber criminals caused major service disruptions around the world, using their increasing technical proficiency to break through cyber defences. In 2018, we expect the trend to become more pronounced as these attackers will use machine ... More >>

BadRabbit: New strain of ransomware

Thursday, 26 October 2017, 5:01 pm | Symantec

BadRabbit: New strain of ransomware hits Russia and Ukraine A new strain of ransomware called BadRabbit ( Ransom.BadRabbit ) began spreading recently, 24 October 2017. BadRabbit is self-propagating, and can spread across corporate networks, therefore ... More >>

 

 

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