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Internet Security Threat Report, Vol 20

The Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR) provides an overview and analysis of the year in global threat activity. This report is based on data from the Symantec Global Intelligence Network, which Symantec's analysts use to identify, analyze, and provide commentary on emerging trends in the dynamic threat landscape.  Learn more

    • Symantec Secures More Than 1 Billion Internet of Things (IoT) Devices
      Mountain View, Calif. – August 25, 2015 – Symantec today announced it is securing more than one billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices, including everything from televisions and cars to smart meters and critical infrastructure. With IoT devices expected to number 25 billion by 2020¹, Symantec is leading the effort to protect consumers from hacks against their always-on, Internet connected devices.
    • Symantec and Frost Data Capital Partner to Incubate Cyber Security Startups
      Mountain View, Calif. – July 15, 2015 -- Symantec and Frost Data Capital today announced a partnership to fuel innovation in cyber security analytics, big data and Internet of Things (IoT) security. Symantec and Frost Data Capital will create and seed early-stage startups with funding, resources and expertise.
    • Many Australian Parents In The Dark About Their Children’s Online Activities
      SYDNEY, Australia. – Tuesday, July 14, –According to survey data released today by Internet security company, Norton by Symantec, many Australian parents are in the dark about their kid’s online activities and are avoiding crucial conversations about their children’s online privacy and security practices.
    • Symantec Appoints Ian McAdam as Managing Director for Pacific

      SYDNEY, Australia – July 8, 2015 – Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the appointment of Ian McAdam as Managing Director for the Pacific region, encompassing Australia and New Zealand. Based in Sydney, McAdam will be responsible for leading and driving growth across Symantec’s enterprise security business and supporting customers and partners in Pacific.  Reporting to Sanjay Rohatgi, Senior Vice President – Sales, Asia Pacific and Japan, McAdam will also be charged with growing the company’s presence and market position across the region.