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Gaming
Norton research puts focus on metaverse safety for Kiwi gamers
This month
The research highlights that gaming can come with significant security and privacy risks due to the millions of unique data points present in things like VR gaming.
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Cybercrime
The most common types of identity theft and top ten ways to avoid it
This month
Put yourself ahead of today’s identity thieves by learning about five of the most common types of identity theft  and how to prevent that from happening to you.    
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Cybersecurity
Norton to expand cyber safety via resellers and distributors
This month
Norton will reward partners who help further consumer cyber safety, by selling applicable Norton Empower-enabled products and services.
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Phishing
Norton research finds NZ threat landscape diversifying on social media
Last month
Norton's quarterly report has highlighted the seriousness of the threat landscape in New Zealand.
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Virtual Private Network
Hands-on review: Norton Secure VPN
July 2022
Norton is obviously serious about your privacy. They have a “No-log” policy, which simply means that they do not track or store any of your on-line activities.
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Norton
Nearly 90% of Kiwis worried kids will give away personal info online
July 2022
New research from Norton has revealed that nearly nine in ten New Zealanders believe children will give their parents' or families' personal information away online.
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Cryptocurrency
Norton finds deepfakes and crypto scams rising in Australia
May 2022
Norton says between January and March of this year, it thwarted more than 37,098,261 threats, the equivalent of around 403,241 threats per day.
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Norton
Hands-on review: Norton Anti Track 19 software
May 2022
We get hands on with Norton's new privacy tool that was introduced in March 2022.
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Cybersecurity
New Norton report finds deception scams on the rise
April 2022
Cybercriminals are capitalising on global events using deepfakes and crypto scams to mislead consumers, a new report has revealed. 
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Gaming
Hands-on review: Norton 360 Premium
April 2022
So it's been about a month since I reviewed Norton 360 for Gamers, and to my surprise, that was mostly a pleasant experience.
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Virtual Private Network
Norton AntiTrack launches in New Zealand for better online privacy
March 2022
The new privacy offering looks to help users control their digital footprints by preventing websites from tracking and profiling users in ways regular private browsers and VPNs don't.
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Ransomware
5% of Kiwis experienced identity theft in 2021 - report
March 2022
Norton has found 5% of New Zealanders experienced identity theft in 2021, and 10% have clicked on a fraudulent package notification link in the past 12 months.
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Gaming
Hands-on review: Norton360 for Gamers
March 2022
On the surface, Norton360 for gamers promises some pretty impressive features that I will admit got me excited. From gaming, power boosts to dark web threat protection it all sounds pretty darn impressive.
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Cybersecurity
Norton 360 wins at AV-TEST Institute Awards, takes home 4 trophies
March 2022
NortonLifeLock has announced that its device protection solutions have won a total of four AV-TEST Institute awards. 
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Cybersecurity
Norton new branding shines a light on cybersecurity
November 2021
The refreshed brand identity will represent the "bright side to the very dark problem that is cybercrime".
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Gaming
New Norton study reveals severity of cyber attacks on gamers
November 2021
A new special report by security software company Norton has found that two out of five gamers in New Zealand have experienced a cyber attack.
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Phishing
Tech support scams are the number 1 phishing threat - report
October 2021
“Tech support scams are effective because they prey on fear, uncertainty and doubt to trick recipients into believing they face a dire cybersecurity threat."
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Cybersecurity
Cyber stalking rampant amongst young New Zealanders - study
June 2021
"There seems to be a perception that cyberstalking is more out of sight, out of mind."
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Cybersecurity
Hands-on review: Norton LifeLock Dark Web Monitoring
September 2020
There’s something ever so counter-intuitive in typing all your intimate personal details into a website, just to see if any of your details that you’ve typed in on other websites have been compromised.
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Malware
NortonLifeLock introduces dark web monitoring to its security suite
September 2020
Dark Web Monitoring Powered by LifeLock will be capable of monitoring the dark web, searching for over 120 personal identifiable information including email, physical address, phone number, driver licence number, credit card or bank account numbers and gamer tags.
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Cybersecurity
Australian cyber crime on the rise during COVID-19 lockdown
August 2020
"This means its crucial Australians treat their online hygiene as seriously as their physical hygiene and not become complacent."
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Twitter
New detection tool aims to catch Twitter bots in real time
May 2020
Twitter recognises that it’s hard to tell just how much misinformation is out there on social media.
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Cybercrime
Report: Majority of New Zealanders exposed to cyber crime
April 2020
It's not enough to simply have anti-virus software installed on a laptop anymore.
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Technology Gifts
Norton 360, best all-in-one internet safety package
December 2019
A Norton 360 Premium one-year subscription protects up to five of your devices, including your Mac, PC, iOS, and Android devices.