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  • Tyson Foods, LinkedIn are big market movers Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 4:38 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market:. USG Corp., up $1.93 to $21.04. Tyson Foods Inc., up $5.15 to $57.10.

  • A $445B economic threat you aren't prepared for Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 10:02 AM ET
    Computer hacker cyber crime

    The hacking underworld is exploding as skilled well-funded criminals target US companies and consumers to steal whatever they can.

  • Early movers: TSN, EL, MCO, KO, CAM & more Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 7:54 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.— Shares of Symantec Corp. rose in extended trading Thursday after the security software developer announced a $500 million investment from Silver Lake and reported better-than-expected quarterly results. A year earlier, Symantec earned $222 million, or 32 cents per share. Looking ahead to the fourth quarter, Symantec expects adjusted...

  • This is the pied piper for stocks Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 7:04 PM ET
    A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Oil and the dollar could be keys to Thursday's trading, after the dynamic duo sent markets on a wild ride Wednesday.

  • The White House said it supports making cyber intrusion tools available overseas for legitimate cybersecurity activities, according to a letter made public Tuesday. The Obama administration agrees that "keeping these technologies from illegitimate actors must not come at the expense of legitimate cybersecurity activities," according to a letter from...

  • Why activist investor surge means more tech M&A Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 | 2:50 PM ET
    A Riverbed Technology conference sign

    As activist hedge funds raise large piles of cash, buyout firm Thoma Bravo is gearing up for more tech dealmaking.

  • Your first trade for Thursday, December 24 Wednesday, 23 Dec 2015 | 6:19 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • What's in the 'surveillance' act Obama signed? Tuesday, 22 Dec 2015 | 12:34 PM ET
    President Barack Obama signs the budget bill in the Oval Office of the White House December 18, 2015 in Washington, DC.

    Unlike an earlier version, the new law allows authorities to use digital information without regard to timeliness.

  • Apple the target of more security threats: Report Tuesday, 8 Dec 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    Viruses and security threats targeting Apple products have spiked in the past 18 months, a study said Tuesday.

  • Why cyberthieves like to target millennials Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 10:11 AM ET
    Millennials with technology

    Cybercrime victims lose an average of $358 and 21 hours fixing the problem, according to a Symantec survey.

  • NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 19- Investors' reduced appetite for risk is sending a chill through the trading floors of Wall Street and the loft spaces of San Francisco. The large pop in the share price of mobile payments firm Square Inc on its stock market debut on Thursday may not be enough to bring comfort to fellow technology firms such as Dropbox and Cloudera,...

  • Markets hack away at Cyber Security ETF Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 | 3:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov 17- One year after a set of high-profile cyber attacks and a hot market for trendy exchange traded funds propelled the PureFunds ISE Cyber Security ETF to one of the most successful ETF launches in history, it is facing a major test of its investment strategy. That has meant Imperva Inc, with a 57 percent return over the last year, and Barracuda Networks...

  • Nov 5- Symantec Corp, best known for its Norton antivirus software, reported a quarterly profit above market estimates on Thursday, helped by cost controls as it focuses on life after the pending sale of its data management business. The sale of Veritas to a consortium led by Carlyle Group is on track to close by the end the year, Symantec said. "The security business...

  • Nov 5- Symantec Corp, best known for its Norton antivirus software, posted quarterly profit above estimates as its core security business shows signs of growth. "The security business seems to be showing signs of stabilization with some potential for growth while now they are finally loading the Veritas black cloud off of the Symantec story," FBR Capital Markets&...

  • Symantec's quarterly revenue falls 7.4 pct Thursday, 5 Nov 2015 | 7:35 AM ET

    Nov 5- Symantec Corp, best known for its Norton antivirus software, reported a 7.4 percent fall in quarterly revenue, hurt mainly by lower demand for consumer security products. Net income fell to $156 million, or 23 cents per share, in the second quarter ended Oct. 2, from $244 million, or 35 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue fell to $1.5 billion from $1.62 billion.

  • Street counts down to big jobs Friday Wednesday, 4 Nov 2015 | 6:39 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks could tread water again Thursday as investors await Friday morning's key employment report.

  • Silicon Valley security CEOs on info sharing act Friday, 30 Oct 2015 | 4:23 PM ET

    After the Senate passage of CISA, we turned to the Cyber Threat Alliance for some perspective on the bill.

  • Goldman Sachs, Barclays, Jefferies, RBC Capital Markets and Oppenheimer& Co are underwriting the IPO, the company said in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Businesses are spending more to secure their computer networks following a string of high-profile data breaches at Sony Corp, JPMorgan Chase& Co and Anthem Inc. Mimecast's investors...

  • Yahoo aims to phase out passwords with new service Thursday, 15 Oct 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 15- Yahoo's next step in password security is to eliminate them altogether. In a blog post on Yahoo's Tumblr page, Dylan Casey, vice president of product management, said Account Key is more secure than traditional passwords because it prohibits anyone from signing in to access an account without the verification that Account Key provides.