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2010-06-24 23:01:00

CULVER CITY, Calif., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Soccer fans are a big target for cyber crooks. Spam related to the FIFA 2010 World Cup has soared by around 27 percent since April, according to Norton from Symantec. To date, the company has identified numerous scams, phishing sites and malicious spam related to the world's largest sporting event, WHAT/WHY: and alerts fans on its 2010 Net Threat website....

2010-06-15 15:44:00

In the news release, Norton Online Family Expands its Protection to Families Worldwide, issued 15-Jun-2010 by Norton from Symantec over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the fifth paragraph, first sentence, should read, "To use Norton Online Family on a PC (Windows 7, Windows XP Home or Professional, SP2 or later; Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005, Windows Vista 32-bit or 64-bit, SP1 or later) or Mac (Mac OS X 10.5), parents simply sign up and create a family account at...

2010-06-14 23:01:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Norton from Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC) announced today that its award-winning online family safety service, Norton Online Family, will now be offered for free worldwide in 25 languages. Previously available in English only, the new version of Norton Online Family is the first globally available free solution to give parents the comprehensive tools they need to not just block inappropriate websites, but truly connect with their...

2010-06-14 23:01:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kids around the globe are growing up in an online world, learning to navigate not just the Web, but new rules, emotions and unfortunately, some negative experiences. Angry. Upset. Afraid. - Kids reported these feelings about negative online experiences. More than half feel some personal responsibility for their negative online experiences.(i) Nearly seven in 10 say they would turn to their parents if something bad happened...

2010-06-04 09:34:00

WASHINGTON, June 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Jude Medical Inc., a heart device manufacturer; Parma Community General Hospital; and Norton Healthcare have paid the United States $3,898,300 to resolve false claim allegations that St. Jude paid illegal kickbacks to two hospitals to secure heart-device business, the Justice Department announced today. The government alleges the kickbacks caused false claims to be submitted to federal health care programs in violation of the False Claims...

2010-05-27 23:01:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT/WHY: Facebook has been under fire for the changes made to its privacy model last month, yet despite the latest privacy and control settings announced this week by Mark Zuckerberg, some groups are rallying users to boycott or even delete their profiles on Facebook on May 31 and June 6 in protest. For those who are not ready to completely...

2010-05-05 23:01:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- To help consumers fight back and protect their online identities, Norton from Symantec has launched the Norton Safe Web for Facebook application, a free tool that uses site rating technology to scan computer users' Facebook news WHAT: feeds for malicious web links. As social networks continue to grow, cybercriminals are finding...

2010-04-27 08:00:00

NORTON, Mass., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Measurement Computing Corporation (MCC), the market leader of value-priced data acquisition hardware and software, today announced the release of the LGR-5320 series of stand-alone, multifunction data acquisition loggers. The new data acquisition devices allow users to collect high-speed correlated analog and digital data without a computer. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100309/DA67007LOGO) The LGR-5320 devices, with 16-bit...

2010-03-22 17:50:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cybercrime, a threat that affects one in five online shoppers(1) and cost Americans $560 million in 2009 due to online fraud(2), may hit closer to home than many realize. Norton from Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC) teamed up with independent research firm Sperling's BestPlaces to find and expose the nation's top 10 cities most vulnerable to cybercrime. The following are ranked the Norton Top 10 Riskiest Online Cities: Seattle Boston...

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2010-03-18 14:10:00

A Texas man who was fired from an auto dealership used the Internet to disable ignitions and set off horns on more than 100 vehicles sold by his old place of work, police said on Wednesday. Omar Ramos-Lopez, 20, was arrested on Wednesday by Austin police and charged with felony breach of computer security. He evidently used a password from a former colleague to remotely cause the havoc, according to police. Several people had to call tow trucks to come get their cars and many missed work or...


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2012-06-15 05:14:09

Symbol: LIPR Group: Dicot Family: Linaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   ADPR Adenolinum pratense (Norton) W.A. Weber   LILEP Linum lewisii Pursh var. pratense Norton Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AZ, CO, KS, NM, OK, TX Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants...

2012-06-15 06:39:12

Symbol: HYSCN Group: Dicot Family: Clusiaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   HYFON Hypericum formosum Kunth var. nortoniae (M.E. Jones) C.L. Hitchc.   HYNO2 Hypericum nortoniae M.E. Jones Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CO, ID, NM, NV, OR, UT, WA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants...

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