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Symantec: Cloud Computing Security Needs Attention

A joint survey from Symantec and the Ponemon Institute paints a less than rosy picture of enterprise approaches to cloud computing. For many, security...

McAfee Sports MSP Status After MX Logic Buy

McAfee agrees to buy security vendor MX Logic for $140 million to bolster its software-as-a-service business. The deal follows McAfee's recent announcement that it...

Endpoint Security Now a Symantec’s Managed Service Offering

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Symantec Gains Web Security Tools through MI5 Acquisition

Mi5 specializes in Web gateway security products. At the center of its technology is its S2 Streaming Engine, which examines Web inbound and outbound...

Power Grid Compromise Underscores Government’s Need for Security Help

Reports that the U.S. electric grid was penetrated by foreign spies may on the surface seem shocking. But as Brightfly Managing Director of Research...

Oracle, HP Team Up on Data Warehousing Hardware

Oracle is taking a hard stance against data warehouse competitors Teradata and Netezza by teaming up with Hewlett-Packard to market an integrated hardware database...

Are Enterprises Ready for Biometrics as a Security Solution?

To hear some tell it, all signs are pointing to an era when biometrics will be a key element of authentication for enterprises. Just how...

Symantec Acquires Windows Security Vendor PC Tools

Symantec has signed a definitive agreement to acquire PC Tools, a provider of security and utilities software for Microsoft Windows. Financial terms of the deal, which...