internetnews.com: Symantec to Buy Veritas for $13.5B
Dec 16, 2004, 16:45 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Clint Boulton)
"Symantec agreed to acquire Veritas Software for $13.5 billion
in stock, a deal that would create one of largest brands in the
security and back-up software market.
"Symantec is a leading security software provider. The
Cupertino, Calif., concern has been looking for ways to grow and
diversify its portfolio a time when rivals are adding new weapons
to attack viruses and assaults from malicious users..."