How safe is your computer? The vice president of the security software company Symantec warns that it might not be as safe as you think.
Symantec vice president Samir Kapuria tells Power Players that cyber attacks pose a “constantly growing” danger to the United States — threatening individuals, the government, and businesses alike.
“The volume, the variety and the velocity in which these attacks are hitting companies and organizations around the world is constantly growing,” Kapuria said in an interview at Symantec headquarters in Silicon Valley, Calif.
“The value of that information could be in something that is related to national defense security,” Kapuria said. “In another category, that could be the intellectual property, the lifeblood of a company. In another domain, that could actually be the intellectual property about you … your personal information that could affect you.”
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