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Symantec Security Expert to Participate in Carnegie Mellon University Panel Discussion

CUPERTINO, Calif. - Sept. 8, 2003 - Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq:SYMC), the world leader in Internet security, today announced that Brian Hernacki, Security Architect for Symantec Research Labs, will participate in a panel discussion at Carnegie Mellon University’s Sixth International Symposium on Recent Advances in Intrusion Detection (RAID 2003). The panel discussion, entitled “Detecting Worms and Malicious Code,” is scheduled for Tuesday, September 9, from 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. ET at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh.

The security symposium is organized by the Center for Computer and Communications Security at Carnegie Mellon University, one of the nation’s premier research centers for Internet security. The RAID International Symposium is a series of panel discussions and presentations intended to advance the field of intrusion detection by promoting the exchange of ideas on a broad range of topics. It brings together leading experts from academia, government, and industry to discuss state-of-the-art intrusion detection technologies and issues from research and commercial perspectives regarding network and computer security.

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