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Symantec fires CEO, chairman is replacing him

Symantec has fired its CEO, Enrique Salem, and replaced him with Chairman Steve Bennett. The computer security and data storage company said Wednesday that the move is effective immediately. Bennett, who will stay on as chairman, says it was in Symantec's "best interests" to change CEOs.

Tags: industry , technology , Enrique Salem , Steve Bennett

Wednesday - 07/25/2012, 04:06pm EDT

Protecting and Securing your Data in a Virtual World

Data center consolidation and optimization, the wide spread adoption of virtualization, and reduced budgets are driving tremendous changes in the federal IT landscape. In the face of all this change, one thing remains constant: the need to protect and restore your agency's data— at a moment's notice—whether it resides on a physical or virtual server. How are agencies addressing this challenge? What technologies and best practices are available? Does your agency have any best practices you would like to share on this topic?

Tags: Raghav Vajjhala , Jerry Reynolds , Gigi Schumm , Zach Baldwin , Jason Miller , technology ,

Monday - 06/11/2012, 11:24am EDT

Duqu virus variant emerges

The Duqu virus, widely known as a "twin" to the Stuxnet worm that targeted Iran's nuclear infrastructure, is evolving yet again. Software security firm Symantec said the program has a new variant altered "just evade some security product detections."

Tags: cybersecurity , Cybersecurity Update , Stuxnet , Duqu , In Depth , Francis Rose

Friday - 04/13/2012, 06:04pm EDT

On the show today - April 6

On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , Fergus Hanson , Lowry Institute , Brookings Institution , Tammy Flanagan , NITP , Patti Titus , retirement , data breach , Rick Kiernan , GSA , Jeff Denham

Friday - 04/06/2012, 06:11pm EDT

Data breach costs decline

Costs from data breaches are down, according to a new study by Symantec and the Ponemon Institute. In 2011, the average cost of a data breach was $5.5 million dollars — a decrease of 24 percent from the previous year. Similarly, the cost per compromised record was $194 dollars per compromised record, reports on the study's results.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , technology , cybersecurity , Ponemon Institute , data breach

Tuesday - 03/20/2012, 04:37pm EDT

D.C. tops cybercrime risk list

According to a new report by Symantec's Norton Internet Security and Sperling's BestPlaces, Washington, D.C. has the highest risk of cybercrime in the country.

Tags: cybercrime , cybersecurity , Cybersecurity Update , Federal Drive , technology

Monday - 02/20/2012, 10:08am EST

Researchers link cyber attacks to China

Researchers at Symantec say they found more evidence linking attacks on defense contractors to hackers based in China.

Tags: cybersecurity , Cybersecurity Update , technology , China , hackers ,

Tuesday - 01/31/2012, 07:47am EST

Symantec links DoD hacks to China

A "staging server" hosted by one of the largest ISPs in the country is based in the Beijing area

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , DoD , hacker , China , In Depth ,

Monday - 01/30/2012, 03:26pm EST

Symantec software crashed military health database

Symantec's Veritas storage software had caused a shutdown of a military health database.

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , technology , In Depth ,

Friday - 01/27/2012, 04:20pm EST

Symantec crashed military health database

The Armed Forces clinical data repository crashed this week. It houses almost $10 million electronic records for military personnel and their families.

Tags: technology , cybersecurity , DoD

Friday - 01/27/2012, 04:12pm EST
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