HP Confirms Federal Investigation Of Autonomy’s Alleged Fraud In Its Annual Report

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http://techcrunch.com – HP has confirmed in its annual report that the U.S. Department of Justice has launched an investigation stemming from the Palo Alto company’s allegations that it uncovered widespread accounting fraud at Autonomy, the British software maker it acquired for $11 billion last year. HP confirmed the investigation in its Thursday  filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, though it offered no further details about the alleged fraud: As a result of the findings of an ongoing investigation, HP has provided information to the U.K. Serious Fraud Office, the U.S. Department of Justi (IT news)