Symantec Corp


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    As companies face growing threats from hackers, four cyber security firms are have joined forces to share intelligence.

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    A visitor exits Symantec headquarters in Mountain View, Calif., Aug. 24, 2010.

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  • BOSTON, Dec 4- Cybersecurity researchers have uncovered what they say is technical evidence linking the massive breach at Sony Corp's Hollywood studio with attacks in South Korea and the Middle East. Kaspersky researcher Kurt Baumgartner told Reuters there are "unusually striking similarities" related to the malicious software and techniques in the two...

  • Sophisticated spying tool found   Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 10:25 AM ET
    Sophisticated spying tool found

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports a new computer virus has been discovered by Symantec that's being called one of the most sophisticated pieces of malware ever seen.

  • Symantec uncovers super-advanced spyware Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 9:46 AM ET
    keyboard, typing, hacker, cybercrime, cybersecurity, hacking, data breach

    Symantec believes this malware, known as Regin, has been used to wage persistent, long-term surveillance campaigns against specific targets.

  • Nov 23- An advanced malicious software application has been uncovered that since 2008 was used to spy on private companies, governments, research institutes and individuals in 10 countries, antivirus software maker Symantec Corp said in a report on Sunday. The Mountain View, California- based maker of Norton antivirus products said its research showed that a "...

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  • FireEye 'kicking butt,' CEO says Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 6:56 PM ET

    ireEye stock sold off 15 percent a day after the cybersecurity company's outlook fell below expectations, but CEO defended its performance.

  • Nov 5- Symantec Corp, best known for its Norton antivirus software, reported a better-than-expected profit, helped by higher demand for its cyber security products. The company's net income rose to $244 million, or 35 cents per share, in the second quarter ended Oct. 3, from $241 million, or 34 cents per share, a year earlier. Symantec, whose security products usually...

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    Hewlett-Packard has ended merger talks with EMC Corp. and may announce this development as soon as Wednesday, sources told Reuters.

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  • After-hours buzz: AMZN, SYMC & more Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 5:02 PM ET
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  • Symantec plans to split into two companies Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 4:01 PM ET
    A fountain operates outside the headquarters building of Symantec Corp. in Mountain View, California

    Symantec announced plans to split itself into two publicly traded companies as it explores new strategies to spur growth.

  • Andreessen expects more split-ups, knocks Icahn Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 6:57 PM ET
    Marc Andreessen

    More Silicon Valley companies will likely split in the next five years, Marc Andreessen says.

  • Symantec split up?   Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 11:02 AM ET
    Symantec split up?

    Is Symantec breaking up? Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, and the "Squawk Alley" teams discuss reports the technology company is exploring a split into two companies to combat growth issues.