Symantec to buy Blue Coat for $4.7 billion to boost enterprise unit

6:08 AM ETReutersSHARES Symantec to acquire Blue Coat for $4.6B The all-cash deal will boost the boost Symantec’s enterprise security business. Technology security firm Symantec said it would buy privately held cybersecurity company Blue Coat for $4.65 billion in a cash deal that will ramp up Symantec’s enterprise security business. Blue Coat helps protects companies’ […]

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Hackers sought to steal over $3 billion through wire-transfer fraud: FBI

Getty Images Hackers have sought to steal more than $3 billion from businesses in a pernicious, fast-growing type of scam in which criminals impersonate company executives in emails ordering large wire transfers, the Federal Bureau of Investigation warned on Tuesday. The FBI disclosed the data as it launched a public awareness campaign providing tips on […]

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Distribution Release: HandyLinux 2.5

The HandyLinux distribution, a user-friendly French distribution based on Debian, has released an update to the project’s 2.x series. The new version, HandyLinux 2.5, offers mostly minor updates and bug fixes and is based on Debian 8.5. An English translation of the project’s release announcement lists the changes in 2.5: “Update the base to Debian […]

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