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Internet Security Threat Report, Vol 19

Learn about the latest threats and security trends covered in the Symantec Internet Security Threat Report, a comprehensive source of Internet threat data that provides an overview and analysis of the year in global Internet threat activity.  Learn more

    • Norton Study Finds Consumers will Trade Privacy for Free Mobile Apps
      SYDNEY, Australia – 3 February 2015: A Norton study into the security and privacy risks created by downloading mobile applications has identified that consumers are trading their personal information in exchange for free mobile apps, exposing themselves to privacy risks. Newly released Norton data indicates that most consumers worry about mobile app security and privacy risks, however, the Norton study suggests consumers are their own worst enemies when it comes to mobile privacy.
    • Symantec to Webcast Quarterly Earnings Call
      January 5, 2015 – Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, February 5, at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT to discuss the results of its fiscal third quarter, which ended January 2, 2015.
    • Symantec Adds Two New Executives to its Security Business
      MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – November 4, 2014 – Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) today announced that it has added two new executives to its executive leadership team for its security business: Balaji Yelamanchili, executive vice president and general manager, Enterprise Security Products; and Jeff Scheel, senior vice president, Corporate Development, Alliances and Strategy.
    • Symantec donates $260,000 to not-for- profit beyondblue at the Gold Coast 600 V8 Supercars event
      GOLD COAST, Australia – Friday, 24 October, 2014 – Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC), maker of Norton, is today announcing a further AUD$260,000 donation to not-for-profit organisation, beyondblue, following a donation of a similar amount last year. This donation will support beyondblue’s work helping Australian children become resilient against cyberbullying by developing activities and resources aimed at raising awareness of, preventing and dealing with the impact of cyberbullying among youth and school-age children.