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Symantec Wins Three Secure Computing Magazine Awards

CUPERTINO, Calif. - April 30, 2003 - Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the world leader in Internet security, today announced that its security solutions have been selected as winners in three categories – more than any other vendor – in this year’s Secure Computing Awards, which took place in London, England on April 29.

Symantec received awards for its managed security services, vulnerability management and integrated security solutions. In the Principal Awards category, which is voted for worldwide and recommended by judges, Symantec Client Security received the Best Security Software award.

In the Reader Trust Awards category, voted for by the readers of Secure Computing, Symantec Enterprise Security Manager was awarded the Best General Security Product.

In the SC Awards Council category, voted for by IT professionals, Symantec received Best Security Service for Symantec Managed Security Services.

About Secure Computing Magazine
Secure Computing Magazine is the leading international computer security magazine. It contains full coverage of international computer security news, individual product reviews, comparative product reviews, security articles and other information about computer security. It is a 'must have' for anyone who is looking after their company's computer systems.

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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