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Symantec Launches Control Compliance Suite to Help Companies Move to Agile IT Process
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – July 20, 2016 – Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the global leader in cybersecurity, today announced the next version of Symantec Control Compliance Suite, the enterprise-class IT governance, risk and compliance solution. Symantec Control Compliance Suite delivers new features to give IT and Security Operations teams the ability to implement agile business processes while remaining in compliance with regulations. As more and more companies adopt agile practices to keep up with the fast pace of innovation and change, agile compliance is a critical part of the development process.
Norton Study Shows Online Harassment At Epidemic Proportions for Young New Zealand Women
AUCKLAND, New Zealand – 20 July 2016 – Norton by Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) today released research which reveals that almost three quarters of New Zealand women (72 percent) under the age of 30 have experienced some form of online harassment. While online harassment affects more young women, more than half (52 percent) of all Kiwi women have been targeted.
Norton Ships New App to Stop Hackers from Stealing Private Information Over Unsecured Wi-Fi
SYDNEY, Australia – June 28, 2016 – Norton by Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) today introduced Norton WiFi Privacy, a powerful, yet easy-to-use mobile app that helps shield consumers’ information from hackers snooping on unsecured wireless (Wi-Fi) networks.
Symantec Launches New IoT Solution to Help Carmakers Protect Against Zero Day Attacks
DETROIT – June 8, 2016 – Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the global leader in cybersecurity, today introduced Symantec Anomaly Detection for Automotive to protect against zero-day attacks and never-before-seen issues facing modern connected vehicles.
SYMANTEC ANNOUNCES ENCRYPTION EVERYWHERE
Sydney, AUSTRALIA - 1 June, 2016 - Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC), the global leader in cybersecurity, today announced the availability of Encryption Everywhere, a website security package available through web hosting providers. Encryption Everywhere lets web hosting providers integrate encryption into every website from the moment it is created. With the new web security service, hosting providers can offer a variety of flexible options, including basic website encryption included as part of any hosted service, and a number of premium security packages with increasingly stronger levels of website validation, protection, and trust seals. Encryption Everywhere was developed to support Symantec’s goal to secure 100% of legitimate websites by 2018.
Norton Survey Reveals Australians Overlook Security Risks on Mobile Apps for IoT Devices
SYDNEY, Australia – 31 May 2016 – Norton by Symantec today released survey findings from more than 5,000 consumers from Australia, the USA, UK, Canada and Japan about consumer fears associated with the changing ‘connected world’ and the proliferation of the Internet of Things (IoT). The survey reveals adoption of the use of mobile apps to control connected devices is highest in Australia, with almost two-thirds (63 percent) of the Australian respondents using at least one mobile app to manage their finances or control connected devices such as home entertainment systems, fitness trackers, baby monitors, cars, home entry systems, light switches and smart home appliances.
Symantec Appoints Brian Fletcher as Director of Government Affairs
Sydney, AUSTRALIA — 17 May 2016 — Symantec has appointed Brian Fletcher as the Director of Government Affairs for the company’s Australian, New Zealand, Japan and Korean operations. Based in Canberra, Fletcher will be leading Symantec’s engagement with governments and stakeholders on public policy and providing expert advice on cybercrime issues across the region. He will also be working to expand Symantec’s existing public-private partnerships.