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Cyber Attacks on International Banks Show Links to Hackers Who Hit Sony

Cybersecurity specialists have found evidence suggesting that recent attacks on institutions in Poland are part of an international hacking effort targeting financial institutions in the U.S., Mexico and the United Kingdom—an attack that shares traits with the 2014 attack.
ROBERT MCMILLAN February 12, 2017, Wall Street Journal

Symantec CEO Clark: “Feel Very Good About Our Ability to Grow the Top Line’

Shares of security technology provider Symantec (SYMC) are up after the company yesterday delivered better-than-expected fiscal Q3 results but a Q4 outlook below consensus.
By Tiernan Ray, Barron’s

Saudi's Sadara gets cause of network disruption resolved

Symantec helps protect its customer from Saudi Cyber Attack
Reuters

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Symantec Files Additional Patent Infringement Suit Against Zscaler, Inc.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC) today announced that it has filed a second patent infringement lawsuit against Zscaler, Inc. in the U.S. Federal District Court for the District of Delaware. Symantec previously filed a separate patent infringement complaint against Zscaler on December 12, 2016.
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Symantec Announces the Formation of Symantec Ventures

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - March 02, 2017 - Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced the formation of Symantec Ventures to help cyber security startups accelerate the delivery of core innovation to the security marketplace. In addition to contributing capital, Symantec aims to help the startup community reduce expenses and accelerate time to market.
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Fake Profiles, Scams and Oversharing: Norton Survey Reveals Common Pitfalls of Online Dating

Sydney, AUSTRALIA – 14 February, 2017 – Nearly 70 percent of Australian online daters have had a negative online dating experience and put their safety and personal information at risk, according to new research from Norton by Symantec.
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Symantec Unveils the Industry’s Most Complete Cloud Security Solution to Address the Distinct Security Challenges of the Cloud Generationwide in Gartner Magic Quadrant

RSA Conference, SAN FRANCISCO, – Feb. 14, 2017 – Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today introduced new innovations to its Symantec Cloud Security Platform, further extending its leadership as the industry’s most comprehensive cloud security offering. As enterprises embrace cloud applications and infrastructure at an unparalleled rate, Symantec is enabling this transition to the Cloud Generation through stronger protection, greater visibility and better control of critical assets, users and data. The Symantec Cloud Security Platform delivers the broadest and deepest set of security solutions, delivered in the cloud and for the cloud.
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