Symantec Norton Family Premier Review (With Screenshots)

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Pros   Very affordable Great web dashboard Unlimited number of PC licenses available Licenses also work on phones, tablets or other children protected devices Can track the child’s location Users settings apply on all of the user’s devices Cons No support for Mac platform The free version is no more One can easily disable the …

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Symantec Norton Security Deluxe 2017 Edition Review

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Symantec Norton Security Deluxe antivirus program is a well-reputed antivirus program in the industry but does it hold up to its name? Since most of us don’t have the time neither the will, to read a long review (though you’re more than welcome to do that in this review), we’ll go over the short summary …

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Symantec, Verisign, Microsoft, sign on for IoT Security Framework

Symantec, Verisign, Microsoft, sign on for IoT Security Framework

Microsoft, TRUSTe, AVG Technologies, ADT, and other IoTs specialists have issued the Trust Framework for IoT as part of the IoT group called Online Trust Alliance. The working group was established in January 2015 to overcome the risks faced by IoT comprehensively. The IoT trust framework presents guidance for IoT developers, retailers, and manufacturers to …

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All Windows versions still vulnerable to 18 year old severe SMB flaw

Windows SMB Security Flaw

New (although, it was discovered already  about 18 years ago) SMB security flaw affects all Windows versions, including Windows 7, Windows 8 and all new Microsoft Windows10. It can trigger data interception automatically and concerns have been increasing on the matter. If you recall the late 90s, there was a serious vulnerability that had emerged …

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50% consumers in Europe afraid about their data security online

Symantec has released a report (Symantec State of Privacy Report 2015) from a research conducted among 7,000 participants from the European countries, revealing that there is concern as to the safety breaches occurring online. At the same time, people become aware of the value of their private information and evaluate different websites based on the …

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Sony Hackers Used a Bomb Like Malware, Reveal Experts

Sony Hackers Used Malware Bomb

An analysis of Sony’s hack by Trend Micro’s cybersecurity experts reveals the Guardian of Peace (GOP) hackers used a sophisticated WIPALL malware to infiltrate Sony pictures computer network. A few weeks ago Sony Pictures was hit by probably the largest cyber-attack of 2014, where attackers stole gigantic volumes of information, including banking information and health …

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Beware of Dangers of Public Wi-Fi, Cyber Security Experts Warn

Beware of Dangers of Public Wi-Fi

As service providers compete to lure customers into their joints by offering Public Wi-Fi, security experts are warning internet users’ to beware of the inherent security threats associated with such unsecured connections. If possible give public Wi-Fi a wide berth, otherwise use a VPN if you can’t avoid being a freeloader. Do you always update …

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Amplification DDoS Attacks are the Most Popular Cyber Threats

Amplification DDoS Popular Cyber Threats

Distributed Denial of services Attacks are the most popular in hackers’ toolkit as indicated by separate reports by Symantec and Akamai researchers. Akamai reported a 389% increase in average attack bandwidth between third quarter of 2013 and the third quarter of 2014. Technically, DDoS attacks reduces the ability of the computer resource to execute legitimate …

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Norton Antivirus Review

Having been in the field since 1982, Norton gives out certainty and reassurance regarding premium online security. Having been in the field since 1982, Norton gives out certainty and reassurance regarding premium online security. However, over the years there have been several complaints as to the overall quality provided by the security suites available for …

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