Santa gets hacked in Symantec Christmas fable

"We don't negotiate with naughties!" St. Nick declares when the Naughty and Nice List is leaked

Not even Santa Claus is safe from a cyber attack, as shown in Symantec Corp.’s Norton new quirky holiday campaign ads, where Father Christmas’ Naughty or Nice list gets hacked by the "bah-humbug" virus.

The three-part online video segments, which were released over three weeks starting on Cyber Monday, remind computer users that they should always keep their antivirus software up to date, or else they may lose some very important files and data.

Grey San Francisco created the spots, which went viral after sites such as Mashable and The Daily Beast reported them as "breaking news."


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