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Cryptocurrency mining hijackings up 8,500% – Symantec

Apr 11, 2018 - 2:15 PM

Stealth cryptocurrency mining is the latest craze in lucrative cybercrime

New hacking attempt on Saudi government computers

Dec 02, 2016 - 10:02 PM

Symantec says the aggressive disc wiping malware Shamoon has made a surprise comeback and was used in a fresh wave of attacks against targets in Saudi Arabia

Vulnerabilities in 25 Symantec products 'as bad as it gets' – Google

Jun 30, 2016 - 7:30 PM

The advisory lists 17 Symantec enterprise products and 8 Norton products for consumers and small businesses as being at risk

SYMANTEC. An image showing the company logo at Symantec company stand at the CeBit trade fair, Hanover, Germany, March 5, 2013. File photo by Mauritz Antin/EPA

Symantec: SWIFT attackers' malware also used in PH bank attack

May 27, 2016 - 2:02 PM

Symantec says some of the tools used in the targeted attacks share similarities in code with malware used in other attacks linked to the group known as Lazarus

Advanced cyberspying tool dates from 2008 – researchers

Nov 24, 2014 - 4:19 PM

The malware known as Regin was seen in systematic spying campaigns against a range of international targets including governments infrastructure operators businesses researchers and private individuals

'Bash' computer bug could hit millions

Sep 26, 2014 - 7:38 AM

If hackers exploit this bug they could take control of a PC executing arbitrary code on an infected system

IP-Converge, Symantec team up for PH cloud backup service

Feb 12, 2013 - 1:38 PM

IP Converge Data Services and Symantec join forces to provide cloud backup services for Philippine businesses

IPC BACKUP CLOUD RISES. IP-Converge and Symantec join forces to provide enterprise cloud backup solutions for Philippine businesses.

Microsoft, Symantec disrupt cybercrime operation

Feb 07, 2013 - 1:50 PM

Microsoft and Symantec team up with US officials to shut down servers connected with a cybercrime operation

STOPPING A BOTNET. Microsoft, Symantec, and US marshals raided two data centers and shut down servers hosting a network that controlled infected computers for criminal operations.

Chinese hackers attacked NYT, WSJ: reports

Jan 31, 2013 - 9:36 PM

The New York Times has revealed that Chinese hackers have been attacking the publication s systems

SECURITY COMPROMISED. The New York Times has revealed that Chinese hackers have been attacking its computer systems.

Anonymous hacks begin: PayPal, Symantec affected

Nov 05, 2012 - 2:13 PM

In commemoration of Guy Fawkes Day the hacking spree begins

HACKED. Anonymous announces hackings of various sites worldwide.