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Internet Security Threat Report, Vol 20

The Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR) provides an overview and analysis of the year in global threat activity. This report is based on data from the Symantec Global Intelligence Network, which Symantec's analysts use to identify, analyze, and provide commentary on emerging trends in the dynamic threat landscape.  Learn more

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    • Symantec Launches Secure One™

      MOUNTAIN VIEW, California – October 5, 2015 Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the world’s largest cybersecurity company, is rolling out an enhanced channel partner program designed to help security-focused partners grow their businesses. Symantec Secure One offers partners the ability to unlock higher earning potential through simplified competency and certification requirements, while including a more predictable, profitable Growth Accelerator Rebate.

    • Symantec Appoints Dan Rogers as Chief Marketing Officer
      MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — September 21, 2015 — Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that it has appointed Dan Rogers to Chief Marketing Officer. Reporting to Symantec CEO Michael A. Brown, Rogers will oversee the company’s marketing efforts, including brand awareness, digital marketing, demand generation and events.
    • Symantec Secures More Than 1 Billion Internet of Things (IoT) Devices
      Mountain View, Calif. – August 25, 2015 – Symantec today announced it is securing more than one billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices, including everything from televisions and cars to smart meters and critical infrastructure. With IoT devices expected to number 25 billion by 2020¹, Symantec is leading the effort to protect consumers from hacks against their always-on, Internet connected devices.
    • Symantec Announces Sale of Veritas to The Carlyle Group
      MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — August 11, 2015 - Today, Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its information management business, known as Veritas, to an investor group led by The Carlyle Group together with GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, and other expected co-investors for $8 billion in cash. The transaction, which was unanimously approved by Symantec's Board of Directors, is expected to close by January 1, 2016.