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Symantec Uncovers North Korean Group’s ATM Attack Malware

By Jai Vijayan
November 8, 2018
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October 9, 2018


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Symantec Uncovers New Cyber Espionage Group Targeting Government, Military and Defense Sectors

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, has discovered a previously unknown attack group with the help of Symantec’s artificial intelligence-based Targeted Attack Analytics (TAA) technology. Dubbed Gallmaker, Symantec researchers discovered the group targets government and military organizations, including several overseas embassies of an Eastern European country and military and defense targets in the Middle East.
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Symantec Acquires Appthority to Enhance Protection From Mobile Application Vulnerabilities

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – November 5, 2018 – Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) announced today its acquisition of Appthority, a privately held company that offers comprehensive Mobile Application Security Analysis. This technology gives Symantec customers the critical ability to analyze mobile apps for both malicious capabilities and unsafe and unwanted behaviors, such as vulnerabilities, risk of sensitive data loss, and privacy-invasive actions.
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Symantec Acquires Javelin Networks to Thwart Growing Number of Active Directory-Based Attacks

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – November 5, 2018 – Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the acquisition of Javelin Networks, a privately held company that offers advanced software technology to defend enterprises against Active Directory-based attacks.
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