NortonLifeLock notifies thousands of users about compromised Password Manager accounts

clock • 2 min read
NortonLifeLock notifies thousands of users about compromised Password Manager accounts
Image:

NortonLifeLock notifies thousands of users about compromised Password Manager accounts

Attackers used login details obtained from third-party platforms

Thousands of NortonLifeLock customers have received a warning from parent company Gen Digital, notifying them that hackers have successfully compromised Norton Password Manager accounts using crede...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

You may also like
Roku reports cyber breach impacting 576,000 accounts

Hacking

Compromised data was used to make unauthorised purchases in fewer than 400 cases

clock 15 April 2024 • 2 min read
Fujitsu exposed client data, AWS keys and passwords for nearly a year, report

Threats and Risks

Unanswered questions about how many unauthorised parties may have accessed the sensitive information

clock 21 March 2024 • 3 min read
Avast faces fine for tracking and selling user data

Privacy

Claimed to protect data, but collected and sold it instead

clock 25 February 2024 • 2 min read

Sign up to our newsletter

The best news, stories, features and photos from the day in one perfectly formed email.

More on Threats and Risks

CISA confirms Windows privilege escalation flaw has been exploited

CISA confirms Windows privilege escalation flaw has been exploited

US cybersecurity agency also added a recently disclosed Google Pixel flaw to its list of exploited vulnerabilities

Kyle Alspach
clock 17 June 2024 • 1 min read
Windows users warned of wireless takeover vulnerability

Windows users warned of wireless takeover vulnerability

Users are advised to update immediately

Penny Horwood
clock 17 June 2024 • 2 min read
Threat group 'systematically compromising Snowflake customer instances'

Threat group 'systematically compromising Snowflake customer instances'

165 organisations notified to date

Kyle Alspach
clock 11 June 2024 • 2 min read