Symantec

  • DoJ steps in to false claims lawsuit against Symantec

    The Justice Department joined the whistleblower lawsuit against Symantec Corporation on Tuesday. The department accuses the technology contractor of providing inaccurate prices to the General Services Administration, violating the False Claims Act.

  • What’s hot and what’s not

    Aileen Black and Gigi Schumm from Accelerated Growth Strategies will discuss new technologies that could help federal agencies save money and operate more efficiently. April 15, 2014

  • Federal events, related services feeling trickledown effect of shutdown

    Organizations postponed several large conferences earlier this week after the government shutdown. More than 100 other events are scheduled in October in the Washington area, and could be in jeopardy if the partial closure of the government continues.

  • Cyber attacks against FederalNewsRadio.com, WTOP.com part of growing trend

    The company says both sites have been scrubbed of malware and vulnerabilities have been closed. The “drive-by” attack that affected the sites is a growing type of cyber hack that looks for holes in popular websites. FederalNewsRadio.com and WTOP.com are available again to users of all Internet browsers.

  • Symantec’s Tiffany Jones

    Tiffany Jones, director of public sector strategy for Symantec, joins Industry Chatter with Francis Rose to information security and management. While many agencies are attuned to the cybersecurity threat, the concept of better managing information throughout its lifecycle is one key area that agencies may be missing, Jones said.

  • Honeystick Project? Zero Day? BYOD?

    Gigi Schumm, vice president and general manager Public Sector of Symantec, talks about computer security. December 18, 2012

  • 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 enough…to evade some security product detections.”

  • 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.

  • Watch out for Independence Day spam

    The holidays are a big time for spammers so be on the lookout.

  • How to protect your agency’s mobile devices from hackers

    Host John Gilroy is joined by John Bordwine, public sector CTO at Symantec. They will discuss ”Endpoint” security and how it applies to mobile technology. June 7, 2011