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The A to Z of cyber crime

The A to Z of cyber crime

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The profile of the hacker has changed dramatically since their first appearance on the consumer internet radar 20 or so years ago and, with it, so has the nature of their crime. Whereas online attacks were anarchic attempts to undermine the system, what... >>

Norton AntiVirus 2010 - PC
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Norton AntiVirus 2010 - PC

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We’ve seen a few new arrivals in the security software market for 2010 so far but are yet to experience any dramatic improvements, certainly in terms of new features and innovations. Rarely one to rest on its laurels, Symantec has been busy putting... >>

Symantec launches Norton 2010 products

Symantec launches Norton 2010 products

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Following the beta releases earlier in the year, Symantec has now officially launched its 2010 Norton products. Norton Internet Security 2010 and Norton AntiVirus 2010 get new security tech, codenamed "Quorum", for what's said to be fast detection of... >>

Norton Internet Security and AntiVirus 2010 betas available

Norton Internet Security and AntiVirus 2010 betas available

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Symantec has released Norton Internet Security 2010 and Norton AntiVirus 2010 betas ahead of their official launch in autumn 2009. Offering a new protection model, codenamed "Quorum", the new software features new "reputation-based security technologies"... >>

VIDEO: New Twitter threats identified

VIDEO: New Twitter threats identified

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Two new Twitter security threats have been revealed, as users of the micro-blogging site appear to be increasingly targeted for malware attacks. Sophos brings news that Guy Kawasaki's Twitter account has been used to spread malware that targets both Windows... >>

Britons not backing-up their "digital life"

Britons not backing-up their "digital life"

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Only a third of us (34%) back up our PC content on a regular basis and just 22% back up all their content, says Symantec, maker of Norton back-up software. The company says UK consumers are more likely to check the oil and water in their car regularly... >>

Norton 360 v3.0 - PC
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Norton 360 v3.0 - PC

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It doesn't seem like a year since Norton did a great job of refining its "family friendly" security suite but version 3 of 360 has arrived, keen to keep its place as the favourite all-in-one tool of choice for the home user. Those looking for a range... >>

Norton Internet Security 4 for Mac announced

Norton Internet Security 4 for Mac announced

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Symantec has announced the availability of Norton Internet Security 4 for Mac, described as a next-generation security suite that integrates an all-new firewall and anti-virus protection with tools to help protect against identity theft. This newest version,... >>

Norton AntiVirus 2009 - PC
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Norton AntiVirus 2009 - PC

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There are a ton of very capable security suites around these days and some offer extremely good value for money when you consider additional features such as backup and tune-up tools that are becoming more common. It almost makes you wonder how much longer... >>

Online thieves making £3.3bn

Online thieves making £3.3bn

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Security experts Symantec reckon online fraudsters are making a whooping £3.3bn out of unsuspecting web surfers. After studying the internet's underground economy for a year, Symantec believes this is the figure online criminals are making out of selling... >>