How Symantec, FireEye, Cisco and Others Could Fit into Trump's Cybersecurity Plan
As new Trump adviser Rudy Giuliani puts together a cyber security plan for the incoming administration, he has made it clear that the private sector will be part of the strategy.
Companies like Symantec (SYMC) , FireEye (FEYE) , Cisco (CSCO) , Proofpoint (PFPT) , Splunk (SPLK) and BlackBerry (BBRY) could all play a larger role in the nation's defenses. The recent hacks of the Democratic National Committee by Russia groups and the potential effects on the election have given the issue a political charge.
The DNC hired privately held Crowdstrike to investigate the attacks. And FireEye conducted an independent investigation of the high-profile intrusion, which has raised the...