CCI dismisses complaint against Symantec Corp

Fair trade regulator CCI has rejected allegations of anti-competitive business practices made against anti-virus software maker Symantec Corp.

US court orders Symantec to pay $17 million for patent infringement

The damages award was far less than the $298 million Intellectual Ventures had been seeking. The jury also cleared Symantec of infringing a third patent.

Symantec exploring breakup of company: Report

Security software maker Symantec Corp is in advanced talks to split its business into two entities - one that sells security programs and another that does data storage, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.

IBM overtakes Trend Micro as No. 3 security software maker

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.

Ousted Symantec CEO may get $18.5 million in severance payment

Symantec Corp`s sacked Chief Executive Stephen Bennett may get as much as $18.5 million in severance payment, based on his employment agreement.

`Stuxnet worm older than previously believed`

The computer worm that targeted an Iranian nuclear plant is older than previously believed, security experts from an anti-virus company have revealed.

Symantec says hackers stole source code in 2006

Symantec Corp said a 2006 breach led to the theft of the source code to its flagship Norton security software, reversing its previous position that it had not been hacked.