"Just hours before it was due to announce its financial results
for the fourth quarter and full year 2007, Novell has postponed the
announcement pending a review by the Securities and Exchange
Commission. The SEC's concerns, it appears, relate to the company's
previous financial results.
"'Novell received a comment letter from the Securities and
Exchange Commission ('SEC'), dated Aug. 7, 2007, regarding Novell's
Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended Oct. 31, 2006, and its Form
10-Q for the quarterly period ended April 30, 2007. Novell
delivered a response letter to the SEC on Sept. 20, 2007..."