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FTC Suit Against D-Link Sends Message All IoT Devices Makers

NEWS ANALYSIS: Despite claims about advanced security, the Federal Trade Commission says that D-Link hard-coded login credentials leaving encryption keys unprotected and publicly exposed...

Los Angeles to extradite bloke from Nigeria after scores of city...

County claims chap tried to infiltrate medical, social services Los Angeles wants to extradite a Nigerian man accused of swiping the passwords of more than...

Where Cybercriminals Go To Buy Your Stolen Data

What malicious sites provide both free and paid access to stolen credit cards, company databases, malware and more? 1 of 10 Image Source: imsmartin With nothing more...

Norton EVP: Lifelock Acquisition Will Allow Symantec To Expand Services, Partner...

Symantec's acquisition of LifeLock is a big boost to the company's consumer business, but Norton Executive Vice President Fran Rosch said partners should expect to see some benefits...

Symantec Acquires Identity Protection Vendor Lifelock for $2.3 Billion

Symantec CEO looks to grow the capabilities of company's consumer and enterprise business units. Symantec announced on November 21 that it is acquiring identity protection...

Another Blockbuster Buy: Symantec Plans To Acquire LifeLock For $2.3B

In its second blockbuster deal in less than a year, Symantec unveiled plans to acquire LifeLock for $2.3 billion. The buy primarily expands Symantec's consumer...

Symantec buys anti-ID fraud firm LifeLock for $2.3 billion

Ben Hudsonreader comments 13 Share this story Symantec, one of the biggest consumer computer security firms in the world, is about to...

Symantec doubles down on consumer security by buying LifeLock

Bid to mitigate damage in face of declining anti-virus sales Symantec has bought identity theft protection firm LifeLock for $2.3bn. The deal, announced Sunday, represents a...

Check Point ZoneAlarm Free Firewall 2017

If you had a personal computer in the late 90s, you probably thought that firewall protection was something that businesses needed, not consumers.It took...

Avast Strikes Deal To Acquire AVG For $1.3B

Security technology developer Avast Software will acquire AVG Technologies, a developer of security applications for PCs and mobile devices, for $1.3 billion, the companies...

Microsoft Boosts Security in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Next month's update to Microsoft's nearly 1-year-old OS will include several new features to help keep users and their data safe. When the Windows 10...

How Comcast and Charter are trying to fix their awful customer...

You can check out any time you'd like, but you can never... well, you know the song.Aurich Lawson Comcast and Charter yesterday told US senators...