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Symantec shares tank after annual report delays
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Fears after whistle blower investigation announced

Symantec shares plummeted roughly 20 percent yesterday after the antivirus maker warned an internal investigation could delay its annual report.

Google purges Symantec certificates
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Wednesday, 13 September 2017 11:33

Google purges Symantec certificates

Chrome will not trust them any more

After deciding to distrust Symantec's certificates in March, Google has decided that from Chrome 66 it will completely remove any trust of Symantec-issued certificates issued before 1 June, 2016.

Symantec's bottom line improves
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Thursday, 03 August 2017 06:00

Symantec's bottom line improves

Raises revenue forecast

Maker of the somewhat clunky Norton software, Symantec raised its full-year adjusted revenue forecast above what the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street predicted.

Symantec’s Windows kernel loading anti-virus is a nightmare
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Who would have thunk it?

Symantec hit on a wizard wheeze for creating a more secure version of windows by jacking its security software into the kernel.

Symantec profit drops
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Friday, 15 May 2015 10:53

Symantec profit drops

Consumers don't want it

Antivirus and security software maker Symantec saw its quarterly profit and revenue missed what the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street expected.

Wednesday, 19 October 2011 11:38

New form of Stuxnet spotted

y exclamation

Uses the original source code

Thursday, 12 May 2011 13:42

Facebook trash talks Symantec


You are talking rubbish
Thursday, 09 September 2010 09:14

Microsoft might buy Symantec


Everyone wants a virus checker