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Symantec Experts to Host Internet Security Sessions at ISACA International Conference

CUPERTINO, Calif. - July 3, 2002 - Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the world leader in Internet security, today announced that two of its executives will discuss Internet Security at the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) International Conference in New York.

Dee Liebenstein, senior product manager of Symantec Security Response, will present, "New Information Security Threat," from 11:00 a.m. ­ 12:30 p.m. on Monday, July 8, 2002. Liebenstein will explore the nature of today's blended threats, computer worms and viruses, and how the threats may evolve in the years ahead. She will also address the need for comprehensive, integrated security solutions to protect critical computer systems from potential attacks in the future.

Liebenstein is senior product manager for Symantec Security Response, a team of dedicated intrusion detection experts, security engineers, virus hunters and global technical support teams that work in tandem to provide extensive coverage for enterprise businesses and consumers. Liebenstein manages the business case and customer requirements for new service offerings. Specifically, she has been focused on enhancing the Symantec Security Response information and updating services.

Rob Clyde, vice president and chief technology officer at Symantec, will present, "Secure Mobile Computing: Arming the Road Warrior for Battle," from 3:30 ­ 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 10, 2002. In his presentation, Clyde will examine new and emerging technology for the remote user and the information security concerns associated with it. He will also discuss appropriate mobile security policies, processes and technologies essential for safe computing.

Clyde is a pioneer in the development of security products, leading development for intrusion detection and policy compliance products. As chief technology officer at Symantec, Clyde sets technology vision and strategy for the company. Clyde is also a founder of Symantec Security Response, a dedicated team of security experts focused on the latest security threats.

Information Systems Audit and Control Association® (ISACA™) International Conference has long been recognized throughout the world for providing in-depth coverage of the leading-edge technical and managerial issues facing IT governance, control, security and assurance professionals. The ISACA International Conference 2002 will be held June 7-10, 2002 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York.

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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