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Symantec will be rebranding and streamlining its complicated Norton line of security suites into one.

Symantec to slim Norton line to single security suite

Symantec's widely used and much maligned line of Norton security suites will get a major overhaul in September.

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China dumps Symantec, Kaspersky Lab from approved vendors

Chinese officials no longer approve the use of the two antivirus software vendors, according to reports.

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Symantec: Politically motivated DOS attacks detected in Vietnam

Security firms and Google reported DOS attacks on Web sites of Vietnamese activists.

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Symantec axing as many as 1,700 jobs, says report

The security solutions provider is cutting about 1,000 positions this month, and another 700 in July, according to a report. The company calls those numbers "pure speculation" but doesn't share its own figures.

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Targeted cyberattacks jump 42 percent in 2012, Symantec says

The security company's latest Threats Report shows a small decline in spam and a huge rise in the number of targeted attacks.

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Prepare for and respond to a lost or stolen smartphone

Protect the sensitive information on your smartphone by backing it up beforehand and contacting your carrier as quickly as possible after it goes missing.

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Fake Google Play apps scam Japanese porn seekers

Security firm Symantec says these fraudulent Android apps are using a one-click method, tricking Japanese-language porn lovers into registering for a paid service that doesn't exist.

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Intellectual Ventures sues Symantec over patents, again

Mega patent company Intellectual Ventures takes aim at security company Symantec yet again in a new lawsuit.

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Get Norton AntiVirus 2013 (3 PCs) free after rebate

Widely praised as the best malware removal and prevention tool, it normally sells for around $50.

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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (C) visits the Natanz uranium enrichment facilities.

New Stuxnet whodunit: Malware existed two years earlier than anyone knew

Symantec researchers report uncovering an earlier version of the computer virus -- one from 2005. The virus was later found to have inflicted damage on Iran's nuclear enrichment program.

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The Shanghai offices of People's Liberation Army Unit 61398, the apparent home of a Chinese hacking group that has bedeviled U.S. companies for seven years.

China's cyberwar: Intrusions are the new normal (FAQ)

Security firm Mandiant delivers compelling evidence that the Chinese military is behind a torrent of intrusions targeting the networks of U.S.-based companies. Here's what happens next.

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Microsoft, Symantec shutter another botnet

Symantec and Microsoft join forces to stop a botnet, and for the first time they provide clean-up tools directly to people with infected computers.

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