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Symantec at multiyear high as 1Q results beat

Shares of Symantec rose to a multiyear high on Wednesday as the maker of Norton antivirus software reported first-quarter profit and revenue that topped Wall Street's expectations. Full story

Symantec CEO on Q1 2014 results

   Steve Bennett, CEO of Symantec, breaks down his company's better-than-expected quarterly numbers, as mounting hacking fears fuels profits for the anti-virus software maker.

Symantec fiscal 1Q net falls 2 percent, revenue up

Symantec Corp., which makes Norton antivirus software, reported Tuesday that fiscal first-quarter net income fell 2 percent in the second quarter, although earnings and revenue beat expectations. Full story

Four-year hacking spree in South Korea blamed on 'Dark Seoul Gang'

BOSTON (Reuters) - Researchers with U.S. security software maker Symantec Corp say they have uncovered digital evidence that links cyber attacks on South Korea dating back four years to a single hacking group dubbed the "Dark Seoul Gang." Full story

Crooks Cold-Call Office Workers into Installing Malware

Cyberthieves are using a new social-engineering tactic — bogus business phone calls — to install malware on the computers of their corporate targets. Full story

Symantec forecasts weak results as yen depreciates

(Reuters) - Symantec Corp reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly profit, but the maker of the Norton anti-virus software forecast first-quarter results well below analysts' estimates due to a weak Japanese yen. Full story

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  Symantec: Stop worrying about China

While the threat from foreign hackers is grabbing headlines, some security experts look ahead to networked devices and wonder whether your refigerator might be more vulnerable than your PC.