Symantec CEO Says “No” To Government Source Code Reviews

U.S.-based cyber firm Symantec will no longer allow governments to review the source code of its software due to fear that they will compromise the security of a number of their products, according to Symantec Chief Executive Greg Clark in an interview with Reuters. “These are secrets, or things necessary to defend (software),” Clark said of source code. “It’s best kept that way.” Because Symantec’s market share is still small in countries like Russia, the decision was easier than for other competitors Read More …