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  • BOSTON, July 10- U.S. security software maker Symantec Corp said it is holding discussions with authorities in Beijing after a state-controlled Chinese newspaper reported that the Ministry of Public Security had banned the use of one of its products.

  • The Department of Homeland Security's Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team, or ICS-CERT, issued the request after researchers with F-Secure of Finland and Symantec Corp of the United States reported that they believed Energetic Bear was behind a campaign to infect energy and industrial firms around the world with malicious software known as the Havex Trojan.

  • US stocks close at records; Dow near 17,000 Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 4:52 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Monday.

    U.S. stocks jumped on Tuesday, with the Dow rising to within two points of 17,000.

  • US stock futures rise on Chinese manufacturing data Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 8:43 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday, which will be a busy day for business activity indicators.

  • Morphing code to battle click fraud Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    (left to right) Sumit Agarwal, Justin Call and Derek Smith, co-founders of Shape Security

    Instead of scanning inbound traffic looking to block threats, Shape Security's technology morphs the DNA of a website to combat hackers.

  • BOSTON, June 10- IBM overtook Japan's Trend Micro Inc to become the world's No. 3 provider of security software last year, after acquiring cybersecurity firm Trusteer, according to market share data released on Tuesday by Gartner. IBM's revenue from security software climbed 19 percent to $1.14 billion last year, Gartner said.

  • WASHINGTON, June 2- A U.S.-led international operation disrupted a crime ring that infected hundreds of thousands of PCs around the globe with malicious software used for stealing banking credentials and extorting computer owners, the Justice Department said on Monday.

  • BOSTON/ WASHINGTON, June 2- A U.S.-led international operation disrupted a crime ring that had infected hundreds of thousands of PCs around the globe with malicious software used for stealing banking credentials and cyber extortion, the Justice Department said on Monday.

  • Chanos: These are the best shorts in bull market Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 2:42 PM ET
    Jim Chanos, president and founder of Kynikos Associates.

    Jim Chanos of Kynikos Associates says he'll continue to bet against Caterpillar and China, as well as a few other names.

  • Your first trade for Monday Friday, 9 May 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

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

  • Early movers: AAPL, CBS, OMC, PUB & more Friday, 9 May 2014 | 7:54 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

  • *Sees 2015 adj profit/shr $1.84- $1.92 vs est $1.83. May 8- Struggling security software maker Symantec Corp posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by cost cutting, and forecast full-year profit above Wall Street expectations.

  • May 8- Security software maker Symantec Corp posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by cost cutting, and forecast current quarter and full-year revenue above Wall Street expectations. Symantec said it expects first-quarter adjusted profit of 41- 43 cents per share on revenue of $1.65- $1.69 billion.

  • Symantec 4th-qtr profit rises 14 pct Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 4:14 PM ET

    May 8- Antivirus and security software maker Symantec Corp reported a 14 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by cost cutting as it adjusts to falling PC sales. Net income attributable to the company rose to $217 million, or 31 cents per share, in the quarter ended March 28, from $190 million, or 27 cents per share, a year ago.

  • After-hours buzz: CBS, Gap, GrubHub & more Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 3:58 PM ET
    An employee folds clothes at a Gap store on February 20, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

    Headlines after the bell Thursday: CBS, Gap, GrubHub & more

  • A warning sign? Traders say it's time for caution Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 9:59 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The selling in the Nasdaq and small cap names is making some traders nervous, and some say it's a time to be wary while the once sizzling names burn.

  • *Sees 2014 adj loss of $2.10- $2.30/ share vs prev forecast of $2.00- $2.20. May 6- Cybersecurity company FireEye Inc forecast a bigger loss this year as it spends more on developing new products, sending its shares down as much as 10 percent in extended trading. FireEye also said it would acquire privately held nPulse Technologies for about $70 million.

  • May 6- Cybersecurity company FireEye Inc reported higher-than-expected quarterly revenue but said it expects a bigger loss in 2014 as it spends more on developing new products. Shares of FireEye, which went public last September, fell as much as 8 percent in extended trading.

  • Is anti-virus software dead?Ex tech czar weighs in Monday, 5 May 2014 | 3:50 PM ET

    Country's first chief technology officer, Aneesh Chopra, says anti-virus programs have grown too cumbersome to deal with today's threats.

  • Two big issues for stocks this week Sunday, 4 May 2014 | 3:36 PM ET
    Janet Yellen, chair of the Federal Reserve, speaks at The Economic Club of New York on April 16, 2014.

    Testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and Ukraine are what traders say could most affect markets in the week ahead.