Symantec Corp. Monday announced that Gary Bloom, vice chairman and president, would leave Symantec following an orderly transition before the end of March. He also will resign from his position as vice chairman of the board of directors.
The U.S. government needs to get more serious about cybersecurity, but Congress should look at broader ways to combat security problems than focusing on bills that address specific issues such as spam or spyware, a group of executives from IT security product vendors said this week.
Following a wave of indictments this month that netted guilty pleas to securities fraud and other charges from several former finance executives at Computer Associates International Inc. (CA), speculation is turning to the fate of the company's chief executive officer (CEO).
An additional 1,800 employees will be cut from the ranks at Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) by the end of its 2003 fiscal year, according to the company's recent filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).