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Symantec Security Expert to Speak at NetSec

CUPERTINO, Calif. - June 19, 2003 - Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq:SYMC), the world leader in Internet security, today announced that Larry Dietz, Symantec's director of North America enterprise marketing, will speak at NetSec 2003. His presentation "The U.S. Strategy to Secure Cyberspace: A Practical Analysis" is scheduled for Monday, June 23 from 2 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. ET at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans.

Dietz's presentation will provide the latest in information security trends as a background to a practical analysis of the U.S. National Strategy to Secure Cyberspace. The session explains the nature of the family of strategies that compose the National Security Strategy and details the Fundamentals of Homeland Security & Physical Infrastructure Security. The Cyberspace security strategy is analyzed in terms of its objectives, priorities and respective roles and responsibilities, as well as the new responsibilities for the Department of Homeland Security.

Dietz is a licensed attorney and has more than 30 years of diversified military and commercial information operations experience.

The CSI NetSec network security conference is the leading event devoted exclusively to network security. NetSec 2003 will offer over 85 sessions and will feature more than 70 exhibitors.

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