[Reuters] Hackers sought $50,000 from Symantec for anti-virus blueprint

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[Reuters] Hackers sought $50,000 from Symantec for anti-virus blueprint - 02/07/12 08:46 AM

(Reuters) - Hackers sought $50,000 from U.S. anti-virus firm Symantec Corp in return for the stolen blueprints to its flagship products under what the company says was a sting operation run by an undisclosed law enforcement agency via emails.