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  1. Jamie McKane

    Symantec share price plummets

    Symantec share price plummets Symantec Corp. and Broadcom Inc. have halted their discussions for a proposed merger as the two sides couldn’t agree on a price, according to people familiar with the matter. Symantec shares fell as much as 15% to $21.70. Two weeks ago Bloomberg News reported that...
  2. Jamie McKane

    Symantec to cut 8% of its staff

    Symantec to cut 8% of its staff Symantec Corp., the world’s biggest maker of cyber-security software, said it will cut as much as 8 percent of its workforce after giving a forecast for quarterly profit and revenue that fell short of analysts’ estimates. The shares tumbled 9 percent in...
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    Symantec buying Israeli security start-up Fireglass

    Symantec buying Israeli security start-up Fireglass Symantec is acquiring Fireglass, an Israeli information security start-up. Reuters reported the deal is intended to boost Symantec’s products for corporate email and web browsing threat protection.
  4. Kevin Lancaster

    Symantec revenue beats expectations

    Symantec revenue on the rise Symantec Corp, best known for its Norton antivirus software, reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue as more customers renewed their subscriptions
  5. Kevin Lancaster

    Symantec, Kaspersky aren't welcome in China

    Symantec, Kaspersky anti-viruses “not approved” in China China has excluded U.S.-based Symantec Corp and Russia’s Kaspersky Lab from a list of approved anti-virus software vendors
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    Intellectual Ventures faces novel attack on patent business

    Intellectual Ventures faces novel attack on patent business Intellectual Ventures bought a patent for $750,000. Now it is seeking $310 million in license fees. But companies are fighting back in a legal case that could reshape the patent business.
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    Symantec forecast falls short of estimates as PC market weakens

    Symantec forecast falls short of estimates as PC market weakens Symantec is hit by low demand for storage and security products and a weak PC market.
  8. jes

    SA first in Africa… for malware

    SA first in Africa… for malware South Africa has improved its Symantec Internet Security Threat Profile between 2011 and 2012, except in the area of phishing attacks
  9. jes

    Microsoft, Symantec shut down cyber-crime operation

    Microsoft, Symantec shut down cyber-crime operation Microsoft and Symantec have disrupted a global cyber crime operation
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    Symantec have identified a possible string of botnet Android apps

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  11. QuintonB

    Another espionage malware program discovered

    Another espionage malware program discovered A new malicious programme “is essentially a precursor to a future Stuxnet-like attack,” Symantec said
  12. jes

    Symantec July 2011 Intelligence Report: Security threat statistics

    Symantec July 2011 Intelligence Report: Security threat statistics Symantec’s Intelligence report shows that malware variants are on the rise, and mobile phone users are increasingly targeted.
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    Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows Part 2 - Return of the spam

    Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows Part 2 - Return of the spam Last Horcrux brings more spam, says Symantec
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    South Africa most targeted for phishing attacks

    South Africa most targeted for phishing attacks Symantec's recently published March 2011 MessageLabs Intelligence Report report revealed that South Africa remains the most targeted region for phishing attacks
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    South Africa most targeted by email malware in February 2011

    South Africa most targeted by email malware in February 2011 Symantec’s 2011 MessageLabs Intelligence Report reveals that South Africa is the most targeted country by email malware worldwide
  16. jes

    Android malware warning

    Android malware warning Symantec warns about an increase in malware for the Android platform, such as malicious applications masquerading as legitimate applications
  17. jes

    The Cybercrime index: SA-specific data and other details

    The Cybercrime index: SA-specific data and other details Is Norton's cybercrime index relevant to South Africans and is location-specific information in the pipeline?
  18. jes

    Electronically stored information causes woes for lawyers

    Electronically stored information causes woes for lawyers Lawyers from Europe, Middle East and Africa say that poor availability of electronic evidence can cost them a case according to a survey conducted by Symantec
  19. Derrick

    Symantec

    Symantec was founded in 1982 by visionary computer scientists. The company has evolved to become one of the world’s largest software companies with more than 17,500 employees in more than 40 countries. We provide security, storage and systems management solutions to help our customers – from...
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    South African "over-the-air” security product by Symantec

    South African "over-the-air” security product by Symantec Symantec announced that South African smartphone users will be able to install Symantec mobile security software over the air thanks to a partnership with XON Systems
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