3 in 10 Canadians not protecting themselves online, survey finds

When it comes to protecting ourselves online, Canadians are not the most savvy bunch in the world – in fact, we commit a lot of cardinal security sins, like sharing passwords, connecting to

Published on: September 23rd, 2014 Candice So

Symantec to pull Norton products together into one cloud-based suite

Symantec Corp. is going to be revamping its Norton product line this week, replacing its line of security products with one cloud-based suite. On Wednesday, Symantec announced it was going to be pulling

Published on: August 22nd, 2014 Candice So

Norton Small Business offers multi-device security for small teams

Symantec Corp. is launching a new product targeted at small businesses with 20 employees or less, offering to secure PCs, tablets, and smartphones alike with its cloud-based behaviour analysis engine, it announced today.

Published on: May 20th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Symantec updates Norton product line to penalize bad behaviour

As children across the country are headed back to class this week, teachers will be on the lookout for early signs of which students will be trouble over the course of the year

Published on: September 4th, 2013 Brian Jackson

7 security suites for Android


Published on: May 6th, 2013 Dave Webb

Phone-based defence from mobile malware with Norton Mobile Security

Smartphones and tablets are becoming increasingly prevalent in our daily lives, and study after study shows mobile threats and malware are on the rise. Research published last week by security vendor McAfee found

Published on: November 21st, 2012 Jeff Jedras

Canadians receive high marks on cybersecurity IQ

Canadians are actually wiser than most of their foreign counterparts when it comes to cybersecurity, new research suggests. We have a higher cybersecurity IQ score, so tospeak, than the globalaverage when it comes

Published on: September 5th, 2012 Christine Wong

New Norton tool can extend mobile phone battery by up to five hours

Symantec's latest version of Norton Mobile Utilities can help you add up to five extra hours of battery life for your mobile phone, the company says.Here's how it works: the tool shows you

Published on: August 21st, 2012 Christine Wong

McAfee’s Android app updated after more than 1 million downloads

Computer viruses and malware have become such an expected part of the Internet experience that it has become the habit of every Windows PC user to install some sort of security software product.

Published on: August 20th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Free vs. paid antivirus software showdown

Depending on whom you ask, paying for antivirus software is either a good investment or a total ripoff. In reality, neither viewpoint is accurate. You can find plenty of good reasons to choose

Published on: December 1st, 2010 Nick Mediati

Security software offering less protection, tests reveal

The latest tests of consumer of antivirus software released on Tuesday show the products are declining in performance as the number of malicious software programs increases, a trend that does not bode well

Published on: October 20th, 2010 Jeremy Kirk

Norton 2011 uses file reputation to secure your PC

Norton Internet Security 2011 will be available in stores Sept. 13 for small home offices that are looking to upgrade their security software.The upgrade contains 100 new components provided from Symantec’s security technology

Published on: September 9th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Ultimate security software guide – choose the suite that’s right for you

This is part 2 of 2. Read part 1 of 2 on this review of security suites. Norton Internet Security 2010Symantec's Norton Internet Security 2010 is the 800-pound gorilla in the room, simply

Published on: July 30th, 2010 Frank J. Ohlhorst

Ultimate security software guide – get the best bang for your buck

Just a few short years ago, all a PC needed for protection was a basic antivirus program to guard against any malware that arrived via an e-mail attachment, embedded in a shareware application

Published on: July 29th, 2010 Frank J. Ohlhorst