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Nov 28, 2011, 08:00 ET Norton Presents "Stuff Theatre": A Live, Global Event on Facebook

WHAT: On November 30, Norton will host Stuff Theatre – a live, global event where Facebook users' pages will be performed by a variety of performance ...


Nov 15, 2011, 06:52 ET Curious "Twilight" Enthusiasts a Target for Cybercriminals

WHAT/WHY: The next film in the popular "Twilight" series is bound for box office success, and "Twihards" everywhere are on the prowl for any details...


Nov 14, 2011, 12:39 ET Curious "Twilight" Enthusiasts a Target for Cybercriminals

WHAT/WHY: The next film in the popular "Twilight" series is bound for box office success, and "Twihards" everywhere are on the prowl for any details...


Aug 23, 2011, 12:01 ET Norton's Back-to-School Checklist for Online Safety

WHAT/WHY: Parents' back-to-school checklist usually includes getting the new backpack, school supplies, and new clothes, but they shouldn't forget...


Aug 17, 2011, 08:00 ET Celebrity Unwittingly Provides Lesson on the Importance of Mobile Device Security

WHAT/WHY: Paris Hilton has reportedly misplaced two mobile devices during her travels this week. Hilton is rightfully alarmed, as anyone finding the...


Apr 18, 2011, 12:01 ET Pesquisa da Norton mostra que multidão congestionará a Internet em busca de informações sobre o Casamento Real

O QUE/PORQUE: O casamento real do príncipe William do Reino Unido com Kate Middleton rapidamente está tornando-se um grande evento internacional....


Apr 18, 2011, 12:01 ET Norton Survey Shows Royal Wedding Crowds Spilling Onto Cyber Streets

WHAT/WHY: The royal wedding of the United Kingdom's Prince William to Kate Middleton is fast becoming a major international event. As modern...


Apr 18, 2011, 12:01 ET Encuesta de Norton muestra que las multitudes que siguen la boda real irrumpen en las calles cibernéticas

QUÉ/POR QUÉ: La boda real del príncipe británico William y Kate Middleton se está convirtiendo rápidamente en un importante evento internacional. La...


Feb 16, 2011, 10:30 ET New Norton Cybercrime Index Provides Daily News Alerts on Top Threats & Scams

To protect and inform the billions of people online, Norton today introduced the Norton Cybercrime Index, which tracks and warns computer users about ...


Feb 16, 2011, 10:30 ET Norton 360 Version 5.0 Ranks First in Protection and Performance

As evidenced by the new Norton Cybercrime Index, which launched today and tracks and warns people about cybercrime risks, online crime takes place...


Feb 09, 2011, 08:00 ET Norton Reports: Justin Bieber and John Lennon Top the Celebrity Charts for Kids Worldwide

Kids around the world have one really big thing in common when they're searching for entertainment on the Internet, and that's music. Norton Online...


Dec 16, 2010, 05:00 ET Norton Study Reveals 'Over-Sharing' of Holiday Cheer Puts Consumers at Risk

With more than 1,300 merchants participating in national "Free Shipping Day" tomorrow, it's more likely that last-minute shoppers will be hitting the ...


Dec 03, 2010, 06:49 ET Norton Cautions: In Wake of Celebrity Music Thefts, Revisit Your Own Security Settings

WHAT/WHY: Several news outlets are reporting today that a handful of "A-list" musicians have been the target of cybercriminals. These celebrities...


Nov 29, 2010, 12:00 ET Norton Cyber Monday Special: 'Like Us' on Facebook® and Get 50% Off

WHAT/WHY: Cybercrime happens year-round, but people's chances of becoming a victim of online scams increase during the holidays as more people...


Nov 22, 2010, 08:00 ET How to Stay Safe While Shopping Online This Holiday Season

(Norton) WHAT/WHY: While shoppers are looking for the hottest deals from online retailers to kick off their holiday shopping, cybercriminals are also ...


Nov 09, 2010, 08:00 ET Norton Online Family Premier Launches With New Video Monitoring

Norton by Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC) today announced the availability of Norton Online Family Premier, providing additional new features such as online...


Oct 21, 2010, 12:01 ET Norton Cautions: Don't Invite Online Bogeymen, Zombie Computers and Bewitching Scams Into Your Home

WHAT/WHY: Halloween themed e-mails are being used to disguise online scams, often with the promise of fun, free and "too good to be true" offers of...


Oct 01, 2010, 11:00 ET Multiple Arrests Made in Million Dollar Online Scam

WHAT/WHY: US authorities yesterday charged more than sixty people with using a malicious computer program known as the Zeus Trojan to steal millions...


Sep 28, 2010, 12:01 ET Facebook Threats Becoming Increasingly Complex

WHAT/WHY: Facebook, and other social networks, have increasingly become an integral part of life for many people. Now, with interest in the highly...


Sep 09, 2010, 09:15 ET Fast Spreading Threat Infecting Computers Around the Globe

What/Why: Thursday, Sept. 9th, 2010, Symantec Security Response began actively tracking a new, malicious computer worm that spreads using a socially...


Sep 01, 2010, 12:01 ET Snoop Dogg and Norton Announce 'Hack is Wack' Video Contest To Raise Cybercrime Awareness

What: Superstar rapper Snoop Dogg and Norton are encouraging Snoop fans, rap enthusiasts and everyone who wants to take a stand against cybercrime to ...


Aug 30, 2010, 02:44 ET Cybercriminals Using Online Emmy Award Searches to Attack

WHAT/WHY: Norton is warning consumers searching for the big winners, fashion faux pas and juicy backstage gossip stemming from last night's Emmy...


Aug 26, 2010, 08:00 ET Free 'Norton Black Market Experience' Event in Times Square

WHAT: The Black Market Experience is a rare opportunity for consumers to learn about the stark realities of cybercrime. The exhibit, set inside a...


Aug 24, 2010, 09:00 ET E-mail Scams Claiming Celebrity Deaths Are Circulating

WHAT/WHY: New waves of e-mails with shocking subject lines that are nearly impossible to resist opening are making the rounds. Examples of these...


Jul 29, 2010, 08:00 ET One in Three Top-Trending Search Topics Return Malicious Results, Finds Norton Study

According to a new Norton study, more than one in three of the top-trending search terms returned at least 10 percent malicious results, putting...