Broadcom Buys Symantec’s Enterprise Security Business for $10.7B
The deal comes less than a month after a full merger fell apart over price disagreements.
Symantec Beats Earnings Estimates, CFO to Resign
The announcement on Noviello’s departure was made as the company stated it outperformed profit and revenue estimates in the last quarter
Symantec Stock Dives on News of Internal Probe
The cybersecurity firm discloses the audit committee of its board has begun an investigation of "concerns raised by a former employee."
Symantec Acquires Israeli Startup Fireglass
Symantec CEO Greg Clark said ‘browser isolation’ will be a core component of cyber defense in the cloud-based world.
Do You Even Know What Cyber Defense Is?
The defensive posture of many companies is targeted at preventing malware and insider attacks, not cyberattacks.
Symantec Bets $2.3B on Identity Theft Protection
The maker of Norton antivirus software is acquiring LifeLock in a move to further diversify its computer security offerings.
CFOs on the Move: Week Ending Nov. 11
Twitter, FM Global, Symantec, Kohl’s, Science Applications International, Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Builders FirstSource, ManTech International
The Business of Cyber Crime
Picture professional hacking outfits where employees work 9 to 5 and have call centers to help them.
Symantec Expands to Cloud With Blue Coat Buy
The $4.65 billion deal combines Symantec's antivirus software for PCs with Blue Coat's cloud-based cybersecurity offerings.
PE Firm Invests $500 Million in Symantec
Silver Lake has a history of helping to revive technology companies that "have fallen out of favor or stalled for various reasons."
Symantec Agrees to Accept $1B Less for Veritas
The new agreement will boost the equity portion of the deal to 40% from 33%.