DigiCert Completes Acquisition of Symantec’s Website Security and Related PKI Solutions
LEHI, Utah and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – October 31, 2017 – DigiCert Inc., the leading global provider of scalable identity and encryption solutions for the enterprise, and Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced that DigiCert has completed its acquisition of Symantec’s Website Security and related PKI solutions. With the transition of SSL validation, issuance and other processes to DigiCert, Symantec customers have a clear path forward to maintain trust in their SSL certificates.
The Symantec DLP 15 Helps Protect Sensitive Data in Managed and Unmanaged Enviroments and AIDS in GDPR
Symantec's Latest DLP Offering Aids GDPR Compliance
In unpublished research, seen by SecurityWeek, 96% of U.S. CISO respondents agreed that "ensuring that our cloud applications adhere to compliance regulations is one of the most stressful aspects of my job." The biggest compliance concerns all revolve around loss of control/visibility into the cloud. Twenty-six percent fear the inability to track activities in sanctioned cloud applications; 41% are concerned about employee use of unsanctioned cloud applications (when 24% of all enterprise cloud apps are unsanctioned); and 14% are concerned about the broad sharing of compliance-controlled data in cloud applications.
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Symantec Norton Core Router
The Norton Core is as stunning as routers come, and it's packed with security and parental control features to protect every device in your home, from PC to smart fridge.
The Symantec Norton Core router ($279.99) is an ambitious device in both design and function. It not only looks stunning - and begs to be showcased, rather than hidden behind your TV - but includes advanced network security tools and parental control features. With it, you can rest assured that your so-called "smart" devices without security software won't be hijacked into a botnet or weaponized by ne'er-do-wells. The comparably high cost of the Core also includes a generous, unlimited subscription to Norton antivirus software, extending protection down to individual devices. That said, if you want to use it as more than just a router, you'll need to pay ongoing subscription fees after the first year.
Syntec CEO Greg Clark discusses who's to blame for the massive Equifax data breach that resulted in about 143 million Americans having their personal information exposed
The massive Equifax data breach that affected at least 143 million Americans has brought cybersecurity to the forefront of the conversation as the hunt to find out who’s ultimately to blame pervades.
“Some commentators mentioned that this will be with us for life,” Symantec CEO Greg Clark told FOX Business’ Liz Claman on ‘Countdown to the Closing Bell.’ “It really is an example of needing to protect yourself in cyberspace on many fronts, and identity protection is one of those. And this is a prime example of it.
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Symantec Übernahme von "Skycure" & "Fireglass"
Symantec Kunden profitieren von einer durchgängigen Mobile Threat Defense für iOS-, Android- und Windows-basierte Systeme
Mit der Übernahme von "Skycure", erwirbt Symantec den Marktführer im Segment "Mobile Threat Defense" (MTD) und erweitert somit das eigene Produktportfolio im Hinblick auf Endpoint Security. Der Mehrwert für Kunden: Malware, Schwachstellen und Sicherheitslücken in Betriebssystemen (iOS, Andoid, Windows) & Apps werden gestoppt / Schutz von Mobilgeräten vor netzwerkbasierten Angriffen
Mit der Übernahmen von "Fireglass", erwirbt Symantec ein Unternehmen, welches sich auf "Threat Isolation Security" spezialisiert hat und erweitert somit nochmals das eigene Produktportfolio im Hinblick auf Endpoint Security. Der Mehrwert für Kunden: Eliminierung von Ransomware, Malware & phishing threats; User sind geschützt – egal auf welchen Link man geht, egal welche nicht-kategorisierte Website man besucht; Schutz vor sämtlichen Inhalten einer E-Mail und Anhängen
Die Meldung zur Übernahme von Skycure lesen Sie hier.