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Norton research finds NZ threat landscape diversifying on social media
Fri, 5th Aug 2022
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cloud services
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phishing
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advanced persistent threat protection
Norton's quarterly report reveals over 4.8 million threats were thwarted in New Zealand between April and June 2022, with a focus on social media phishin.
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Norton finds deepfakes and crypto scams rising in Australia
Fri, 6th May 2022
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cryptocurrency
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blockchain
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email security
Norton says between January and March of this year, it thwarted more than 37,098,261 threats, the equivalent of around 403,241 threats per day.
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Hands-on review: Norton Anti Track 19 software
Thu, 5th May 2022
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gaming
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reviews
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technology gifts
Norton's AntiTrack 19 software offers users the chance to browse the internet anonymously, obscuring website cookies and fingerprinting attempts.
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New Norton report finds deception scams on the rise
Fri, 29th Apr 2022
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email security
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cybersecurity
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scams
Cybercriminals are capitalising on global events using deepfakes and crypto scams to mislead consumers, a new report has revealed.
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Norton AntiTrack launches in New Zealand for better online privacy
Tue, 29th Mar 2022
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bi
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big data
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cloud services
Norton launches AntiTrack software in New Zealand offering enhanced privacy features and control for users concerned about data privacy.
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Norton 360 wins at AV-TEST Institute Awards, takes home 4 trophies
Fri, 4th Mar 2022
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cybersecurity
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awards
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norton
NortonLifeLock has announced that its device protection solutions have won a total of four AV-TEST Institute awards.
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Tech support scams are the number 1 phishing threat - report
Thu, 28th Oct 2021
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email security
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phishing
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cybersecurity
Tech support scams are the top phishing threat to consumers, according to a report by NortonLifeLock's global research team.
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Tech support scams among top phishing attacks
Tue, 27th Jul 2021
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ddos
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phishing
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email security
These scams are specifically designed to trick unsuspecting consumers to share personal information or engage in behaviour that puts their privacy at risk.
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Phishing remains number one threat to cyber safety, while stalkerware, gaming attacks are on the rise
Tue, 15th Jun 2021
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gaming
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malware
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ransomware
Phishing remains the top cyber threat to consumers, with scams related to the pandemic also on the rise, says NortonLifeLock research.