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Symantec confirms it's also splitting in two

Following a similar move by HP this week, Symantec makes public that it will split into two companies, one for security and one for information management.

By 10 October 2014

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Symantec reportedly eyes splitting into two

The company is allegedly pondering a separation, with one company devoted to security and another focused on storage, reports Bloomberg.

By 9 October 2014

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Symantec to slim Norton line to single security suite

Symantec's widely used and much maligned line of Norton security suites will get a major overhaul in September.

By 19 August 2014

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China dumps Symantec, Kaspersky Lab from approved vendors

Chinese officials no longer approve the use of the two antivirus software vendors, according to reports.

By 4 August 2014

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Symantec fires CEO Steve Bennett

Board member Michael Brown will serve as interim CEO while maker of Norton antivirus software hunts for its second chief executive in two years.

By 21 March 2014

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Symantec: Politically motivated DOS attacks detected in Vietnam

Security firms and Google reported DOS attacks on Web sites of Vietnamese activists.

By 14 January 2014

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Symantec takes on one of largest botnets in history

The security firm is confronting the ZeroAccess botnet, which is likely to have more than 1.9 million slave computers at its disposal for click fraud and bitcoin mining.

By 2 October 2013

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Crave giveaway: Symantec's Norton 360 Multi-Device suite

Ever feel insecure (when it comes to the safety of your devices that is)? This week's prize, a software suite from Symantec, brings Norton's protective powers to a bunch of gadgets at once.

By 7 December 2012

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Symantec axing as many as 1,700 jobs, says report

The security solutions provider is cutting about 1,000 positions this month, and another 700 in July, according to a report. The company calls those numbers "pure speculation" but doesn't share its own figures.

By 14 June 2013

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​Internet's security bug tracker faces its 'Y2K' moment

From critical exploits to the tiniest bug, many security holes receive a tracking number through the US government. The system is being revamped to handle the ever-growing number of bugs, but the cure could create problems of its own.

By 17 September 2014