Beefing Up Security, Red Hat Buys Key Netscape Assets

    Date30 Sep 2004
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    RALEIGH - Red Hat is turning to Netscape to improve its security offerings for enterprise networks.

    The Raleigh-based Linux development and services firm announced this morning that it is buying "certain assets" of Netscape Security Solutions from America Online. . . . RALEIGH - Red Hat is turning to Netscape to improve its security offerings for enterprise networks.

    The Raleigh-based Linux development and services firm announced this morning that it is buying "certain assets" of Netscape Security Solutions from America Online.

    According to a filing with the SEC filed shortly after the press announcement, Red Hat is paying $20.5 million in cash for the Netscape assets. Another $2.5 million is payable next year "contingent on certain future customer orders being placed on or before April 30, 2005," the filing says.

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