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Symantec and Wincor Nixdorf: Joining forces to protect financial self-service systems worldwide from attack!

Created: 16 Oct 2012 • Updated: 17 Oct 2012
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Symantec and Wincor Nixdorf have announced a new partnership, with the aim of making self-service banking solutions from different vendors all over the globe even more secure. Core components of Symantec Critical System Protection and Wincor’s Intrusion Protection will protect systems from digital sabotage and unauthorized attacks from outside.

 

“Cyber attacks today are carried out with ever greater precision and are easier than ever to launch, as Symantec’s Internet Security Threat Report Volume 17 shows this year. Financial institutions are popular, highly profitable targets, so it is vital that they make considerable efforts to protect the information andassets of their customers from theft,” explains Doug Bowers, Vice President of Engineering at Symantec: “By cooperating with a leading IT solution provider for retail banking and adapting the solution for the self-service delivery channel, we offer banks major value add.”

 

“With Critical System Protection, Symantec supplies the best basis for Intrusion Protection on the market today. The collaboration with a strong partner like Symantec enables Wincor Nixdorf to further strengthen its successful security solution portfolio in the long term,” says Bernd Redecker, Head of Security Solutions Banking at Wincor Nixdorf.

 

To read the press release go here.

To read the original press release (German), go here.

Find out more about Symantec Critical System Protection here