Security company Symantec is considering a split, following eBay and HP according to Bloomberg reports based on anonymous sources. A branch would be concentrating on security , another branch will focus on storage. Symantec took over Veritas Software in 2005 for $ 10.2 billion and took a step into storage market . Since then there has been a discussion about breaking up the company. Following the resignation of CEO Steve Bennett in March of this year, those discussions became louder. Bloomberg suggests that a split might be a first step towards a sale. Companies ECM and HP are both interested in security solutions.