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  • BOSTON, May 2- At least five senior executives have left Russian computer security software company Kaspersky Lab over the past month due to a disagreement over the way it is being run under its chief executive and co-founder, Eugene Kaspersky.

  • F5 Networks' quarterly revenue rises 20 pct Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 4:13 PM ET

    April 23- Network equipment maker F5 Networks Inc reported a 20 percent rise in quarterly revenue due to higher demand for its software-defined application services and security software. The company's net income rose to $69.6 million, or 91 cents per share, in the second quarter ended March 31 from $63.4 million, or 80 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • NEW YORK, April 15- The abrupt firing of Symantec Corp Chief Executive Officer Steve Bennett last month is attracting activist investors and private equity firms to the U.S. security software maker, in a development that could potentially lead to its breakup or sale, sources familiar with the situation said.

  • Web passwords at risk from ‘Heartbleed bug’ Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 4:29 AM ET

    A major internet security bug has been discovered, leaving users' financial details and emails vulnerable to theft.

  • Finding a better way to track flights Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 9:20 AM ET
    Students stand next to a giant mural featuring missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 displayed on the grounds of their school in Manila's financial district of Makati.

    Canadian company FLYHT is trying to convince airlines using its real-time data streaming technology may avoid future mysteries like Flight 370.

  • Apple gets a 30% cut of Office for iPad sales Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 9:24 AM ET
    Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, speaks at a media event in San Francisco, California on Thursday, March 27, 2014.

    One of the big holdups for Office for iPad was was Apple's policy that apps that sell things hand over 30 percent of that revenue to Apple.

  • He said he saw the space as an "arms race" as cyber security players such as Palo Alto, Check Point Software Technologies Ltd and FireEye Inc are all in the process of building out their product wings. Palo Alto and FireEye have been acquiring companies to strengthen their security software offerings.

  • March 24- Security software maker Palo Alto Networks Inc said it agreed to buy privately-held Israeli cybersecurity company Cyvera for about $200 million to expand its offerings that protect businesses from cyber attacks. Palo Alto said the deal would close in the second half of its fiscal year 2014.. Tel Aviv- based Cyvera has 55 employees, Palo Alto said.

  • March 21- Symantec Corp's shares fell as much as 14 percent on Friday, a day after the security software maker fired its chief executive, raising concerns about its turnaround efforts.

  • UPDATE 2-Symantec fires CEO Bennett Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 6:38 PM ET

    *Bennett second CEO to be fired by Symantec in less than two years. March 20- Antivirus and security software provider Symantec Corp fired Chief Executive Steve Bennett on Thursday, the second time it has sacked its top executive in less than two years, as the company struggles to revive growth amid eroding PC sales.

  • UPDATE 1-Symantec fires CEO Bennett Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 5:09 PM ET

    March 20- Antivirus and security software provider Symantec Corp fired Chief Executive Steve Bennett on Thursday, the second time it has sacked its top executive in less than two years, as the company struggles to revive growth amid eroding PC sales. Symantec said it appointed board member Michael Brown as interim president and CEO.

  • Symantec fires CEO, reaffirms fourth-quarter outlook Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:21 PM ET

    March 20- Antivirus and security software provider Symantec Corp said it fired Chief Executive Steve Bennett, effective immediately, and appointed board member Michael Brown as interim president and CEO. The company said the decision to let go of Bennett was "the result of an ongoing deliberative process and not precipitated by any event or impropriety."

  • BOSTON/ WASHINGTON, March 13- Target Corp's security software detected potentially malicious activity during last year's massive data breach, but its staff decided not to take immediate action, the No. 3. U.S. retailer said on Thursday.

  • BOSTON/ WASHINGTON, March 13- Target Corp's security software detected potentially malicious activity during last year's massive data breach but its staff decided not to take immediate action, the No. 3. U.S. retailer said on Thursday.

  • BOSTON, March 13- Lookout, the mobile security software maker, named telecommunications industry veteran Jim Dolce as chief executive officer on Thursday, succeeding company co-founder John Hering.

  • UPDATE 1-Weak PC shipments hit Symantec revenue Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014 | 5:59 PM ET

    Jan 29- Symantec Corp reported a 5 percent fall in quarterly revenue as a decline in sales of personal computers hurt demand for its security software. Symantec's revenue fell to $1.71 billion in the third quarter from $1.79 billion a year earlier.

  • Your software is going to get smarter Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    There's a lot of disruption on the way for enterprise technology. Here are predictions for 2014 from the founder and CEO of Icreon Tech.

  • SAP: China Telecom deal is break-out opportunity     Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 7:52 PM ET

    SAP plans to offer cloud software services in China through its joint venture with China Telecom. CNBC's Eunice Yoon spoke exclusively to CEO Bill McDermott for more details.

  • SAP surprised investors by bucking the industry trend and sticking by its full-year guidance. Steve Watts, President, Asia Pacific says investment in cloud systems and fast-growing markets are paying off.

  • Ding! Ding! Ding! And, this round goes to...Apple Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 5:56 PM ET
    An American icon: the Apple store in Manhattan

    The ITC ruled that Samsung infringed on portions of two Apple patents on digital mobile devices.