Security Bites: Symantec takes on Microsoft Video
Storage tech is the issue, but CEO Thompson says Symantec isn't afraid of Microsoft in security either. Also, spam fighter surrenders, and a tool to make Web search safe arrives. Join Joris Evers and Robert Vamosi for this week's Security Bites.
John Thompson, Symantec CEO, tells CNET News.com's Joris Evers that his company is much more focused on security than Microsoft. The interview took place after Thompson's keynote at Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2006 in San Francisco on May 17.
Symantec researchers question Windows Vista security--a sales pitch in disguise? Also, rootkits get better at hiding, MySpace users get hit by a flash worm, Oracle patches, and AOL security software.
At RSA Conference 2005 in San Francisco, Symantec CEO John Thompson knocks Microsoft's security efforts and says the upcoming merger with Veritas Software will provide businesses with an optimal product for corporate compliance.
Critical flaw in Symantec antivirus software may put corporate users at risk of a worm attack. Also, Vista security in the spotlight at WinHEC.
At the Gartner Symposium ITExpo in San Francisco, Symantec CEO John Thompson addresses past failures to innovate and defends Symantec's ability to compete with the Microsoft "monoculture."
Symantec CEO John Thompson sits down with CNET News.com security expert Joris Evers to discuss the future of his company. The interview took place on May 17, 2006 in San Francisco.
Symantec CEO John Thompson explains why his company isn't going to buy its way into the identity management arena. CNET News.com's Joris \r\nEvers reports from the 2007 RSA conference in San Francisco.
Symantec researchers question Windows Vista security, a sales pitch in disguise? Also, rootkits get better at hiding, MySpace users hit by flash worm, Oracle patches and AOL security software.
Symantec CEO John Thompson sits down Face to Face with ZDNet editor Dan Farber to talk about the government's role in cybersecurity and to share his company's new enterprise security strategy.