Symantec Scores 2nd Dismissal Of Data Breach Suit

Law360, New York (December 2, 2013, 6:13 PM EST) -- Symantec Corp. on Monday once again succeeded in persuading a California judge to toss a proposed class action accusing it of hiding a software vulnerability that left its customers open to cyberattacks, though the plaintiff will have one final chance to correct her complaint.

U.S. District Judge Jon Tigar sided with the company’s claim that plaintiff Kathleen Haskins had failed to point to any specific advertisement that she relied on in purchasing its Norton Antivirus software, which she claims was rendered vulnerable by a stolen source...
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