Stories by Peter Sayer and Paul Roberts

Symantec may buy Veritas for over $13 billion

Security software company Symantec is negotiating to buy storage software vendor Veritas Software for more than US$13 billion, according to a report published Tuesday by The New York Times.

French ISP's site targeted by hackers

A hacker compromised the corporate Web site of France Telecom's Internet service provider (ISP) subsidiary Wanadoo on Monday, causing the site to try to install a malicious software program on computers of visitors, the company said Wednesday.