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Computer Business Review
Avoiding Internet of Things security breaches – read these five reports to learn about IOT security protectioncomputing environments. Internet Security Threat Report: The Internet of Thing
Avoiding Internet of Things security breaches – read these five reports to learn about IOT security protection
Computer Business Review / Posted 4 hours ago
computing environments. Internet Security Threat Report: The Internet of Things American software security provider Symantec has recently published a large report on internet security overseeing the IoT landscape. The company says that IoT... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The 14 best tech companies to work for in AmericaINSIDER When we homed in on just technology companies, Google remained firm at
The 14 best tech companies to work for in America
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
INSIDER When we homed in on just technology companies, Google remained firm at No. 1, followed by cyber-security company Symantec and Facebook in second and third. Keep reading to check out the full list of the 14 best tech companies to work for... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The 14 best tech companies to work for in AmericaINSIDER When we homed in on just technology companies, Google remained firm at
The 14 best tech companies to work for in America
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 hours ago
INSIDER When we homed in on just technology companies, Google remained firm at No. 1, followed by cyber-security company Symantec and Facebook in second and third. Keep reading to check out the full list of the 14 best tech companies to work for... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The 14 best tech companies to work for in AmericaPopular When we homed in on just technology companies, Google remained firm at
The 14 best tech companies to work for in America
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
Popular When we homed in on just technology companies, Google remained firm at No. 1, followed by cyber-security company Symantec and Facebook in second and third. Keep reading to check out the full list of the 14 best tech companies to work for... Read more
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Zawya
QNB hackers to leak more data of another big bank soonFinancial Servicesof data at various levels, the storing and securing should be done according to
QNB hackers to leak more data of another big bank soonFinancial Services
Zawya / Posted 14 hours ago
of data at various levels, the storing and securing should be done according to the importance of these data,” he said. Symantec figures show the total number of breaches has risen slightly by two per cent in 2015. The year also saw nine... Read more
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eWeek
Microsoft Unveils Cheaper Azure Cool Blob Storage Optiona May 2 announcement. The new cloud-storage feature comes three months after Ve
Microsoft Unveils Cheaper Azure Cool Blob Storage Option
eWeek / Posted 16 hours ago
a May 2 announcement. The new cloud-storage feature comes three months after Veritas celebrated its legal separation from Symantec and emerged as an independent, privately owned company. It also coincides with the company's induction into... Read more
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FOX Business
4 Reasons I Bought CyberArk Software Ltd.account protection", include major tech players like Intel, threat prevention l
4 Reasons I Bought CyberArk Software Ltd.
FOX Business / Posted 22 hours ago
account protection", include major tech players like Intel, threat prevention leader FireEye, and antivirus software maker Symantec. This move, along with its massive enterprise footprint and DoD certification, significantly widens its moat against... Read more
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FOX Business
4 Reasons I Bought CyberArk Software Ltd.account protection", include major tech players like Intel, threat prevention l
4 Reasons I Bought CyberArk Software Ltd.
FOX Business / Posted 22 hours ago
account protection", include major tech players like Intel, threat prevention leader FireEye, and antivirus software maker Symantec. This move, along with its massive enterprise footprint and DoD certification, significantly widens its moat against... Read more
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Business Standard India
Targeted cyber attacks on Indian businesses increase: ReportAccording to a report by Symantec, small businesses are more prone to a
Targeted cyber attacks on Indian businesses increase
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
: ReportAccording to a report by Symantec, small businesses are more prone to attacksAccording to a report by Symantec, small businesses are more prone to attacks Even as more number of Indian... Read more
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Wired News
Security News This Week: The FBI Gets Creative to Avoid Disclosing Its $1M iPhone Hacksecurity researchers discovered that the phone apps they’ve distributed to vote
Security News This Week: The FBI Gets Creative to Avoid Disclosing Its $1M iPhone Hack
Wired News / Posted 3 days ago
security researchers discovered that the phone apps they’ve distributed to voters are leaking personal data. According to Symantec researchers, the Cruz Crew app makes it possible for hackers to capture a phone’s unique ID and other personal... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
How To Tell If A Tinder Profile Is Faketo Your Messages With Nonsense Not all chat bots are created equal. Satnam Nar
How To Tell If A Tinder Profile Is Fake
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 4 days ago
to Your Messages With Nonsense Not all chat bots are created equal. Satnam Narang, a senior security response manager at Symantec, explains that bots are getting smarter with their timing. Some vary their response times from 10 to 45 minutes so... Read more
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The Register
Symantec CEO Mike Brown ousted after nasty numbersSymantec CEO Mike A. Brown will leave the company, after it today announced it
Symantec CEO Mike Brown ousted after nasty numbers
The Register / Posted 4 days ago
Symantec CEO Mike A. Brown will leave the company, after it today announced it will miss its projected Q4 2016 sales. Symantec has previously forecast sales of between US$885m and $915m. Advice released today suggested the actual result will be... Read more
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Island Packet
Symantec cuts 4Q outlook, CEO leavingShares of software security firm Symantec fell about 6 percent after the compan
Symantec cuts 4Q outlook, CEO leaving
Island Packet / Posted 5 days ago
Shares of software security firm Symantec fell about 6 percent after the company cut its fourth quarter revenue outlook due to lower sales of traditional security products and an increase in subscription-based security products which result in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Symantec's Q4 estimates miss Street, says CEO Brown to step downREUTERS - Symantec Corp, best known for its Norton antivirus software, estimate
Symantec's Q4 estimates miss Street, says CEO Brown to step down
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
REUTERS - Symantec Corp, best known for its Norton antivirus software, estimated fourth-quarter profit and revenue below analysts' estimates, and said Chief Executive Michael Brown would step down. The company's shares were down 16.4 percent at... Read more
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Fortune
Symantec CEO Stepping Down as Earnings Disappoint Wall StreetSymantec, best known for its Norton antivirus software, estimated fourth-quarte
Symantec CEO Stepping Down as Earnings Disappoint Wall Street
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
Symantec, best known for its Norton antivirus software, estimated fourth-quarter profit and revenue below analysts’ estimates, and said Chief Executive Michael Brown would step down. The company’s shares were down 16.4% at $15.13 before the bell on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Symantec cuts 4th-qtr forecast, says CEO Brown to step downREUTERS - Symantec Corp, best known for its Norton antivirus software, cut its
Symantec cuts 4th-qtr forecast, says CEO Brown to step down
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
REUTERS - Symantec Corp, best known for its Norton antivirus software, cut its fourth-quarter profit and revenue forecast below analysts' estimates, and said its Chief Executive Michael Brown will step down. The company cut its revenue forecast to... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Veritas appoints local MDand New Zealand, the company announced today. Tague was previously sales direc
Veritas appoints local MD
Computer World Australia / Posted 5 days ago
and New Zealand, the company announced today. Tague was previously sales director at Veritas, and was employed at Symantec before Veritas was spun-off from the company. “We are thrilled to have Louis lead our ANZ operations,” said Chris... Read more
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asianage
German nuclear plant infected with IT virusesis designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Window
German nuclear plant infected with IT viruses
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
is designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Windows software, according to the security firm Symantec. First discovered in 2010, it is distributed through data sticks, among other methods, and is intended to give an... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses, operator...is designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Window
German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses, operator...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
is designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Windows software, according to the security firm Symantec. First discovered in 2010, it is distributed through data sticks, among other methods, and is intended to give an... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Has market consolidation killed VC investment in cyber security startups?consolidation has come from the customers, "who want less vendors not more." "
Has market consolidation killed VC investment in cyber security startups?
Computer Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
consolidation has come from the customers, "who want less vendors not more." "The pendulum shifts from one vendor, say a Symantec shop or a Cisco shop, which became kind of the old gen. You get all of these next-generation technologies such as... Read more
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Daily Mail
German nuclear power plant infected with computer virusis designed to steal files from infectedcomputers and targets Microsoft Windows
German nuclear power plant infected with computer virus
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
is designed to steal files from infectedcomputers and targets Microsoft Windows software, according tothe security firm Symantec. First discovered in 2010, it isdistributed through data sticks, among other methods, and isintended to give an... Read more
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CNBC
Most companies don't know they've been hacked until weeks laterhacking dossier comes after another year of high-profile data breaches and unne
Most companies don't know they've been hacked until weeks later
CNBC / Posted 6 days ago
hacking dossier comes after another year of high-profile data breaches and unnerving cybersecurity reports. Software maker Symantec, for instance, estimates that 75 percent of legitimate websites have vulnerabilities that potentially expose them —... Read more
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Wired News
Hacker Lexicon: What Is HTTPS?it is, rather than an impostor. To do that, a website’s administrator asks a “c
Hacker Lexicon: What Is HTTPS?
Wired News / Posted 6 days ago
it is, rather than an impostor. To do that, a website’s administrator asks a “certificate authority” company like Comodo or Symantec to issue the site a “certificate,” a cryptographic key that in theory can’t be forged. Though certificate... Read more
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Business Insurance
German nuclear plant infected with computer virusesis designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Window
German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses
Business Insurance / Posted 6 days ago
is designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Windows software, according to the security firm Symantec. First discovered in 2010, it is distributed through data sticks, among other methods, and is intended to give an... Read more
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PC Magazine
Webroot SecureAnywhere Internet Security Complete (2016)you get five licenses that you can use to install Webroot protection on any of
Webroot SecureAnywhere Internet Security Complete (2016)
PC Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
you get five licenses that you can use to install Webroot protection on any of your Windows, Mac OS, or Android devices. Symantec Norton Security Deluxe also gives you five multi-platform licenses, for 10 dollars less than you Webroot. However,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
German Nuclear Power Plant Confirms It Was Infected With Computer Virusesis designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Window
German Nuclear Power Plant Confirms It Was Infected With Computer Viruses
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
is designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Windows software, according to the security firm Symantec. First discovered in 2010, it is distributed through data sticks, among other methods, and is intended to give an... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Meet The New CEO Of The $22 Billion Genomics Company You've Never Heard Ofstill an elusive figure in the genomics world, in part because he's relatively
Meet The New CEO Of The $22 Billion Genomics Company You've Never Heard Of
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
still an elusive figure in the genomics world, in part because he's relatively new to the industry. He was recruited from Symantech to Illumina after a long executive search, and joined the company in 2013 as president and heir apparent to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
German nuclear plant suffers cyber attack designed to give hackers remote accessis designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Window
German nuclear plant suffers cyber attack designed to give hackers remote access
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
is designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Windows software, according to the security firm Symantec. First discovered in 2010, it is distributed through data sticks, among other methods, and is intended to give an... Read more
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Swissinfo
German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses, operator saysis designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Window
German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses, operator says
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
is designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Windows software, according to the security firm Symantec. First discovered in 2010, it is distributed through data sticks, among other methods, and is intended to give an... Read more
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Reuters
German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses, operator saysis designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Window
German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses, operator says
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
is designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Windows software, according to the security firm Symantec. First discovered in 2010, it is distributed through data sticks, among other methods, and is intended to give an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses, operator saysis designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Window
German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses, operator says
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
is designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Windows software, according to the security firm Symantec. First discovered in 2010, it is distributed through data sticks, among other methods, and is intended to give an... Read more
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The Star
German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses, operator saysis designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Window
German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses, operator says
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
is designed to steal files from infected computers and targets Microsoft Windows software, according to the security firm Symantec. First discovered in 2010, it is distributed through data sticks, among other methods, and is intended to give an... Read more
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Gawker
The Reviews Are In: Ted Cruz's App Is Creepy as Hellshare more than just antipathy for Donald Trump. According to the Associated Pr
The Reviews Are In: Ted Cruz's App Is Creepy as Hell
Gawker / Posted 7 days ago
share more than just antipathy for Donald Trump. According to the Associated Press, a report issued by the software company Symantec found that phone apps released by both campaigns are not only incredibly invasive but also vulnerable to... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Data breaches expected to boom as cyber criminals target enterprise open doorsbreaches and over 100,000 reported security incidents, found that the same type
Data breaches expected to boom as cyber criminals target enterprise open doors
Computer Business Review / Posted 7 days ago
breaches and over 100,000 reported security incidents, found that the same types of attack still dominate. According to Symantec research released last year, in 2007, stolen email accounts were worth between $4 and $30, whereas by 2015, a batch... Read more
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FOX News
Cruz, Kasich campaign apps under scrutiny over security issuesGOP candidates Sen. Ted Cruz and Gov. John Kasich have come under scrutiny afte
Cruz, Kasich campaign apps under scrutiny over security issues
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
GOP candidates Sen. Ted Cruz and Gov. John Kasich have come under scrutiny after a Monday report from cybersecurity firm Symantec found users’ data was improperly secured and vulnerable to hackers. The official campaign apps for Republican... Read more
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The Register
Ted Cruz knows where you live – if you downloaded his appapps gather users’ personal information and leave their sensitive data vulnerab
Ted Cruz knows where you live – if you downloaded his app
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
apps gather users’ personal information and leave their sensitive data vulnerable to attackers, security researchers at Symantec warn. Data exchanged through many of the apps can be intercepted by attackers and shared with third parties because... Read more
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New York Post
Cruz and Kasich’s apps are incredibly vulnerable to hackersapps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz a
Cruz and Kasich’s apps are incredibly vulnerable to hackers
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
apps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich. An independent analysis by Symantec, one of the world’s largest software companies, determined that the “Cruz Crew” phone app could allow third parties... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Trump calls Kasich's eating 'disgusting,' attacks alliance with Cruzof Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich,” the Associated
Trump calls Kasich's eating 'disgusting,' attacks alliance with Cruz
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich,” the Associated Press reports. “An independent analysis by Symantec, one of the world’s largest software companies, determined that the ‘Cruz Crew’ phone app could allow third parties... Read more
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Lifehacker
How to Tell If a Tinder Profile Is Faketo Your Messages With Nonsense Not all chat bots are created equal. Satnam Nar
How to Tell If a Tinder Profile Is Fake
Lifehacker / Posted 7 days ago
to Your Messages With Nonsense Not all chat bots are created equal. Satnam Narang, a senior security response manager at Symantec, explains that bots are getting smarter with their timing. Some vary their response times from 10 to 45 minutes so... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Security concerns raised over Cruz, Kasich campaign appsapps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz a
Security concerns raised over Cruz, Kasich campaign apps
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
apps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich. An independent analysis by Symantec, one of the world’s largest software companies, determined that the “Cruz Crew” phone app could allow third parties... Read more
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Business Wire
APWG Receives Contribution From craigslist Charitable Fund to Prevent Online CrimeFraudWatch International, F-Secure, GetResponse, GlobalSign, GoDaddy, Google, G
APWG Receives Contribution From craigslist Charitable Fund to Prevent Online Crime
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
FraudWatch International, F-Secure, GetResponse, GlobalSign, GoDaddy, Google, GroupIB, Hauri, Hitachi Systems, Ltd., Huawei Symantec, ICANN, Infoblox, IronPort (Cisco), ING Bank, Infoblox, Interac, Internet.bs, IT Matrix, iThreat Cyber Group,... Read more
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Island Packet
2nd security firm raises concerns about Cruz and Kasich appsapps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz a
2nd security firm raises concerns about Cruz and Kasich apps
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
apps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich. An independent analysis by Symantec, one of the world's largest software companies, determined that the "Cruz Crew" phone app could allow third parties... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
More concerns arise about security of campaign apps for Ted Cruz and John Kasichapps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz a
More concerns arise about security of campaign apps for Ted Cruz and John Kasich
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 7 days ago
apps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich. An independent analysis by Symantec determined that the "Cruz Crew" phone app could allow third parties to capture a phone's unique identifying number... Read more
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Philly.com
2nd security firm raises concerns about Cruz and Kasich appsapps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz a
2nd security firm raises concerns about Cruz and Kasich apps
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
apps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich. An independent analysis by Symantec determined that the "Cruz Crew" phone app could allow third parties to capture a phone's unique identifying number... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
More concerns arise about security of campaign apps for Ted Cruz and John Kasichapps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz a
More concerns arise about security of campaign apps for Ted Cruz and John Kasich
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
apps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich. An independent analysis by Symantec determined that the "Cruz Crew" phone app could allow third parties to capture a phone's unique identifying number... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
More concerns arise about security of campaign apps for Ted Cruz and John Kasichapps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz a
More concerns arise about security of campaign apps for Ted Cruz and John Kasich
KGTV San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
apps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich. An independent analysis by Symantec determined that the "Cruz Crew" phone app could allow third parties to capture a phone's unique identifying number... Read more
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The Seattle Times
2nd security firm raises concerns about Cruz and Kasich appsapps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz a
2nd security firm raises concerns about Cruz and Kasich apps
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
apps released by the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich. An independent analysis by Symantec determined that the “Cruz Crew” phone app could allow third parties to capture a phone’s unique identifying number... Read more
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Daily Herald
2nd security firm raises concerns about Cruz and Kasich appsthe campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich.
2nd security firm raises concerns about Cruz and Kasich apps
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
the campaigns of Republican presidential contenders Ted Cruz and John Kasich. An independent analysis released Monday by Symantec determined that the "Cruz Crew" phone app could allow third parties to capture a phone's unique identifying number... Read more
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ABC News
2nd Security Firm Raises Concerns About Cruz and Kasich AppsAn independent analysis by Symantec determined that the "Cruz Crew" phone app c
2nd Security Firm Raises Concerns About Cruz and Kasich Apps
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
An independent analysis by Symantec determined that the "Cruz Crew" phone app could allow third parties to capture a phone's unique identifying number and other personal information. The company said the Kasich 2016 app could expose users' location... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Cybersecurity: Feds pressed to fix flawed cell networkshave not taken proper steps, in many cases, to secure the vast troves of data t
Overnight Cybersecurity: Feds pressed to fix flawed cell networks
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
have not taken proper steps, in many cases, to secure the vast troves of data they are collecting, digital security firm Symantec said Monday. WHO'S IN THE SPOTLIGHT: --EDWARD SNOWDEN. The proliferation of encrypted messaging services has... Read more
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