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SAN FRANCISCO, July 31- A Chinese hacking group tied to the breach of security company RSA two years ago has targeted a maker of audio-visual conference equipment in a likely attempt to tap into boardroom and other high-level remote meetings.
*Caterpillar, AT&T weigh on Dow. NEW YORK, July 24- U.S. stocks slipped on Wednesday, but the S&P 500 and Dow industrials held near record highs as weak earnings from blue-chips Caterpillar and AT&T outweighed Apple's stronger-than-expected results.
July 24- EMC Corp, the world's largest data storage equipment maker, reported a quarterly profit that met analysts' expectations, helped by growth at its cloud software unit, VMware Inc.. EMC's revenue was $5.61 billion in the quarter, in line with analysts' estimates.
Within days of breaking through to record highs, stocks are set to smash through another milestone, but after 1700, the path for the S&P 500 is less certain.
July 23- Cisco Systems Inc said on Tuesday it plans to purchase cybersecurity company Sourcefire Inc for $2.7 billion, a deal that analysts say should spark more acquisitions in the industry as large vendors seek to profit from growing demand for IT security.
July 23- Cisco Systems Inc said on Tuesday it plans to purchase cybersecurity company Sourcefire Inc for $2.7 billion, a deal that should spark more acquisitions in the industry as large vendors seek to profit from growing demand for IT security.
BOSTON, July 8- EMC Corp's RSA security division said it had acquired Aveksa Inc, a provider of cloud-based services that businesses use to verify the identity people accessing corporate networks and Web-based software.
Oracle Corp Chief Executive Larry Ellison said during a diatribe against the whole concept at an investor Q&A in 2008..
Arthur Coviello, executive chairman of RSA Security, warns that cyberespionage is essentially economic warfare.
Cybercriminals aren't the only ones cashing in on espionage and hacking attacks; security companies small as well as large are poised to rake in profits.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Cloud-computing stocks have been active recently, and yesterday the bulls turned to data-warehousing company Teradata.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Call buyers stubbornly returned to EMC yesterday, even through the cloud-computing stock has lagged the rest of the market.
Cisco's third quarter could be foreshadowing growth for the sector, Brian Marshall of ISI Group says.
Based on valuations and margins, the stock market still has room to grow, Delphi's Scott Black says.
With the S&P 500 making new all time highs almost every day, do any stocks still offer value?
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:
One tech stock is trading at a discount, ISI Group's Brian Marshall says.
With the rise of data mining, investors uncover a potential mother lode of profits.