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Symantec may join the spin-off bandwagon, break up into two companies

  1. Security software maker Symantec is mulling a breakup that would see its business split in two entities: one that sells security programs and other that does data storage, according to a Bloomberg report.

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  2. psycros

    psycros TS Evangelist Posts: 1,465   +861

    Here's hoping that Norton goes independent again. Ah, those were the days.
     
  3. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 12,086   +2,105

    So then, this would be one company to create malware, and a separate company to cure it?:confused:

    Or perhaps one company to identify infected files, but fail at fixing them, and another company to cryogenically freeze them, until such time as Avast can come up with a cure.:eek:
     
  4. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 7,191   +2,403

    Actually I'm surprised these chumps still exist, their products were never the greatest but yet they managed to be the most expensive. I had a lot of trouble with them in the past and will never use them again.
     

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