Symantec Security Response

Newsroom ImageSymantec's global team of intrusion experts, security engineers, virus hunters, threat analysts, and technical support professionals provide fast and accurate analysis of security data - 24 x 7 - to help customers guard against complex Internet threats and other security risks.

On Location

Tour Symantec's Security Operations Centers (SOCs) and Security Response labs:
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Media: You can use these facilities as shooting locations for security-related news reports. Also, Symantec security experts are available for interviews and comments on viruses, outbreaks, spam, spyware, and other topics related to Internet security and computer threats. For details, contact Deirdre Sena.

Recent News

• USA Today, Most computer attacks originate in U.S

• PC World, Trojan Impersonates Windows Activation to Snatch Data
• PC World, NewsFactor, New Trojan Mimics Windows Reactivation

Drive-by Pharming:
• Forbes, Symantec Discovers New Network Vulnerability
• PCNET, Hack Lets Intruders Sneak into Home Router

Trojan.Peacomm (aka Storm Worm)
• PC World, 'Storm Trojan' Ignites Internet Worm War

Windows Vista Security Research:
• Network World, Symantec Paints Less-Than-Rosy Picture of Vista Security
• PComputer World, Symantec: Vista safer than predecessor, but still susceptible to legacy malware

Security Services

For enterprise businesses:
- ThreatCon XM
- Managed Security Services
- DeepSight Threat Management System

For consumers (free):
- Cybercrime 101
- Online Security Check
- Internet Threat Meter