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Symantec tells customers to disable PCAnywhere

PCAnywhere customers should turn the remote connection software off until Symantec issues software to protect against potential attacks resulting from stolen source code.

By Jan. 25, 2012


Hackers release source code for Symantec's PCAnywhere

Following a series of threats and alleged negotiations, hackers have released the code for Symantec's remote control software.

By Feb. 8, 2012


Symantec declares PCAnywhere safe with latest security patch

A week after urging customers to disable PCAnywhere in light of the theft of the product's source code, Symantec is now dubbing the product safe as long as users apply the latest security patch.

By Jan. 31, 2012


pcAnywhere 10.5

Businesses should turn to pcAnywhere for its outstanding security-conscious attitude. Home users, rely instead on GoToMyPC for easier Internet-enabled remote control.

By Jan. 23, 2002

3 stars Editor's rating Jan. 23, 2002

PCAnyWhere 10.0 Host

Businesses should turn to pcAnywhere for its security-conscious attitude. Home users, rely instead on GoToMyPC.com for easier Internet-enabled remote control.

By Sep. 13, 2001

3.5 stars Editor's rating Sep. 13, 2001

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Symantec pcAnywhere 11.0 Host & Remote

Symantec pcAnywhere 11.0 adds technical-support tools for businesses, but home users won't find enough new here to justify an upgrade.

By Jul. 20, 2003

4 stars Editor's rating Jul. 20, 2003

Hackers wanted $50,000 to keep Symantec source code private

Symantec says its initial agreement to pay $50,000 to prevent the leak of source code for some of its flagship products was part of a law enforcement probe.

By Feb. 6, 2012


Symantec says source code stolen in 2006 hack

Backtracking on earlier statements blaming a third party, the security software maker acknowledges that hackers infiltrated its own networks.

By Jan. 17, 2012


U.S. 'not winning' war with hackers, says FBI bigwig

Shawn Henry, executive assistant director at the FBI, says that the current methods used to stop hacking are "unsustainable."

By Mar. 28, 2012


Host & Remote 9.2: Win9X/NT4/2K

We love extras of pcAnywhere, such as virus checking, but its weak security options cannot compete with LapLink.

By Jun. 27, 2000

4 stars Editor's rating Jun. 27, 2000

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