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Moore Computing Earns Symantec Certification

Internet Technology Company Demonstrates Security Expertise as First Symantec Enterprise Solutions Partner in St. Louis

CUPERTINO, Calif. - May 1, 2002 - Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC), the world leader in Internet security technology, today announced Moore Computing, Inc., a St. Louis Internet technology company, has completed certification on Symantec solutions in three critical areas: firewall and VPN technologies, intrusion detection systems, and vulnerability management. With the certification, Moore Computing has secured their status as an Enterprise Solutions Partner within Symantec’s Partner Program.

As an Enterprise Solutions Partner, Moore Computing has the expertise and resources necessary to plan, implement and manage complex security architectures for their customers using the full line of Symantec solutions. The company employs two Symantec Certified Security Engineers who, in addition to product specific training and certification, have a high level understanding of a broad range of security solutions, plus in-depth knowledge and skills within a specific security category such as vulnerability management.

“Symantec is known for its quality products, positive industry reputation and commitment to partners,” said Fred Moore, founder and president of Moore Computing. “Becoming a Symantec Enterprise Solutions Partner enhances our existing security knowledge and enables us to offer and manage a broad range of solutions from the leader in Internet security.”

The certification process for Symantec partners includes classroom and self-study hours along with certification exams. Moore Computing completed training and certification and demonstrated proficiency on Symantec Enterprise Firewall, Symantec NetRecon, Symantec NetProwler, Symantec Intruder Alert, and Symantec Enterprise Security Manager.

“Security is truly ‘business-critical’ for companies in today’s environment,” said Allyson Seelinger, vice president, North American Consumer and Enterprise Channels at Symantec. “With expertise in essential security solutions, Moore Computing can help customers take a holistic view of security at all tiers of a customer’s network.” Focusing on security products over recent years, Moore Computing supports a number of customers in high-risk industries including securities, banking, medical and government. The company enables these customers to overcome challenging information access problems.

About the Symantec Partner Program
The Symantec Partner Program focuses on providing enterprise partners—such as proven Internet security experts, value-added resellers and other channel partners—with the expertise and resources necessary to plan, implement and manage complex security architectures for their customers using Symantec security solutions. In addition to comprehensive sales expertise and award-winning technical support, Symantec offers enterprise partners extensive fee-based training and certification on the operation and installation of Symantec solutions in four technical areas critical in today’s networked environment: virus protection and content management, firewall and VPN technologies, intrusion detection systems and vulnerability management. For more information or to sign up for the Symantec Partner Program, partners should visit www.symantecpartner.com.

About Moore Computing
Moore Computing is a St. Louis technology consulting company that provides network solutions for small to large businesses and specializes in network security. Among the businesses it serves are financial institutions, law and accounting firms, architectural and design firms, construction companies, manufacturers, marketing/communications firms, and not-for-profit organizations. For more information, call 314-621-5585 or visit www.moorecomputing.com.

About Symantec
Symantec is the world leader in providing solutions to help individuals and enterprises assure the security, availability, and integrity of their information. Headquartered in Cupertino, Calif., Symantec has operations in more than 40 countries. More information is available at www.symantec.com.

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