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ERROR:I18nInventory could not translate key

Found in version 12.1.5.If you find this error in the reporting log found at:<...>Symantec Endpoint Protection Managerapachelogsreporting.logIf the reporting.log contains many logs like:<date> <time> ERROR:I18nInventory could not translate key: <date> <time> ERROR:I18nInventory could not translate key: <date> &
Publish At:2015-01-26 21:30 | Read:4255 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Security Community Blog 12.x Endpoint Protection (A

ERROR:I18nInventory could not translate key: Group

Found in version 12.1.5.If you find this error in the reporting log found at:<...>Symantec Endpoint Protection Managerapachelogsreporting.logIf the reporting.log contains log entries like:2015-01-09 14:24:01ERROR:I18nInventory could not translate key: Group2015-01-09 14:24:09ERROR:I18nInventory could not translate key: Subnetthen you can fi
Publish At:2015-01-26 21:30 | Read:3419 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Security Community Blog 12.x Endpoint Protection (A

Adobe Flash Player に未確認のゼロデイ脆弱性

セキュリティ研究者 Kafeine 氏によって、Adobe Flash Player の未確認のゼロデイ脆弱性が発見されました。このゼロデイ脆弱性は、最新バージョンの Adobe Flash Player に影響を与えるもので、Angler 悪用キットの一部で悪用されていることが確認されています。Adobe Flash Player が広く使用されていることに加えて、攻撃者はこの脆弱性を悪用してホストを効率的に侵害し、マルウェアを不正にインストールさせることができるため、この脆弱性は深刻です。Adobe 社は、まだこの脆弱性の存在を確認しておらず、セキュリティ情報も公開していません。初期解析の結果、シマンテックは、この攻撃で使われている SWF ファイルが次の検出定義で検出されることを確
Publish At:2015-01-22 14:50 | Read:3988 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Security Response Endpoint Protection (AntiVirus) A

Tubrosa threat drives millions of views to scammers’ YouTube gaming videos

Online video services have offered new ways for people to bring their content to a wider audience and make money from it. Many content creators have managed to make full time jobs out of releasing YouTube videos thanks to the YouTube Partner Program, which lets people monetize their uploaded videos through advertisements. Gaming channels have par
Publish At:2015-01-22 00:15 | Read:4212 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Security Response Endpoint Protection (AntiVirus) c

Unconfirmed zero-day vulnerability discovered in Adobe Flash Player

An unconfirmed Adobe Flash Player zero-day vulnerability was discovered today by security researcher Kafeine. The unconfirmed zero-day affects the latest versions of Adobe Flash Player, and has been seen in some instances of the Angler exploit kit. Symantec regards this vulnerability as critical because Adobe Flash Player is widely used and the f
Publish At:2015-01-22 00:15 | Read:3978 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Security Response Endpoint Protection (AntiVirus) A

Why Choose Full Protection?

In today’s digital age, basic antimalware protection is common, however, deploying full layered protection is not. Between daily headlines with data breaches, and our recent experience in promoting migration from Symantec Endpoint Protection 11 to 12.1, we know many customers are overlooking the full protection they’re entitled to.The year SEP 11
Publish At:2015-01-20 19:05 | Read:3659 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Endpoint Security Blog 12.x Endpoint Protection (An

Support Perspective: CTB-Locker and other forms of Crypto malware

Crypto-type malware is particularly nasty to deal with because it encrypts files.  While an infected file has had code added to it which antivirus can remove, an encrypted file isn’t repairable without the unique encryption key that was used. The criminals using crypto-type malware intend to sell you the unique key, giving you access to your
Publish At:2015-01-20 19:05 | Read:3814 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Security Community Blog 1.x 10.x 12.0 11.x 12.1 2.x

LinkedIn Alert: Scammers use security update to phish for credentials

Over the last week, we have observed an increase in phishing emails claiming to be from LinkedIn Support. The body of the email claims that irregular activities have prompted a “compulsory security update” for the recipients’ LinkedIn account. “Irregular activities”The email goes on to say that in order to secure their account, the recipient
Publish At:2015-01-14 16:30 | Read:3729 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Security Response Endpoint Protection (AntiVirus) I

スマートフォンのブラウザをロックするように進化したワンクリック詐欺

日本のワンクリック詐欺では、ユーザーをだましてアダルト動画サイトに登録させる手口が一般的です。この手の詐欺は 10 年以上も前から続いていますが、一向になくなる気配はありません。スマートフォンを狙うワンクリック詐欺が登場したのは 2011 年のことです。最も影響を受けるのは Android と iOS ですが、これらのオペレーティングシステムだけの問題ではなく、あらゆる種類のスマートフォンで被害が発生する可能性があります。今ではワンクリック詐欺は、モバイルプラットフォームを標的とするサイバー詐欺のなかでも、最も深刻なものとなりました。モバイルを狙うワンクリック詐欺については、以前のブログで詳しく説明しています。この手の詐欺では長年にわたってさまざまな手口が使われていますが、そのほとんどは
Publish At:2015-01-13 11:20 | Read:6863 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Security Response Endpoint Protection (AntiVirus) a

Japanese one-click fraud evolves to lock smartphone browsers

One-click fraud in Japan typically refers to a type of scam that involves deceiving users into subscribing to adult video services. The fraud has been in existence for over a decade and shows no sign of disappearing. One-click fraud made its debut on smartphones in 2011 and has most heavily affected users of both Android and iOS, but it’s not uni
Publish At:2015-01-13 11:20 | Read:3839 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Security Response Endpoint Protection (AntiVirus) a

SEP Console where all clients show offline

SEP Version 12.1 RU510000 ClientsWindows Server 2008 r2, Sql 2008 DatabaseIssue with SEP Console where all clients show offline and start coming back online after some time... tested clients and it appears that this is server related.Looked at the Event Viewer and found the following issue.Faulting application name: httpd.exe, version: 2.4.6.153,
Publish At:2015-01-10 10:25 | Read:5512 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Endpoint Management Community Blog 12.x Endpoint Pr

Symantec Again a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms

Gartner Inc. has again positioned Symantec as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms (EPP); the report published December 22, 2014. On companies positioned in the Leaders Quadrant, the report states: “Leaders demonstrate balanced progress and effort in all execution and vision categories.” The report positions ve
Publish At:2015-01-09 05:15 | Read:3324 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Endpoint Security Blog Endpoint Protection (AntiVir

Definitions not updating via GUP

Two of our customers were sharing the same problem, which we solved meanwhile.As I could imagine that others will face the same problem, here is what happened and how we solved it.Symtoms:Definitions on some clients located on remote offices using GUPs did not get updated.Customers at remote locations moan about slower VPN link to headquater as u
Publish At:2014-12-24 19:15 | Read:4067 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Security Community Blog 12.x Endpoint Protection (A

Mobile spyware makers are on shaky ground as the law begins to catch up with them

The CEO of a company that created the StealthGenie mobile spying app recently pleaded guilty for advertising and selling spyware. The US Department of Justice ordered Hammad Akbar to pay a US$500,000 fine and to hand over the spyware’s source code. It’s a significant result, as it marks the first ever criminal conviction surrounding the sale of a
Publish At:2014-12-18 14:45 | Read:3889 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Security Response Endpoint Protection (AntiVirus) F

Malicious links: Spammers change malware delivery tactics

Contributor: Satnam Narang Attackers behind malicious spam campaigns have shifted their tactics in recent months and are increasingly attempting to infect victims by luring them into clicking on links rather than sending them malicious attachments.Since late November, Symantec Security Response has seen a spike in the number of malicious ema
Publish At:2014-12-16 22:10 | Read:4359 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Security Response Endpoint Protection (AntiVirus) M

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