Network Associates up for sale, sources say

Tuesday, 22 June 2004, 2:39 PM EST

Network Associates is for sale, and Microsoft is rumored to be the buyer.

The maker of McAfee antivirus and security products has not made it public, but a "for sale" sign figuratively hangs from Network Associates' front door, according to Wall Street sources and channel partners.

A public announcement concerning either the pending or closed sale of the company to a buyer could come as early as July 1 when Network Associates also plans to announce layoffs associated with the company's for-sale status, these sources said.

By Dan Neel at CRN.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

OpenBSD team forks OpenSSL to create safer SSL/TLS library

Posted on 22 April 2014.  |  Members of the OpenBSD project have begun working on a free version of the SSL/TLS protocol. They are not starting from scratch, but have forked OpenSSL to create a new, more secure option which they have dubbed LibreSSL.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Tue, Apr 22nd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //