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Symantec Webcasts Annual Analyst Day Meeting

CUPERTINO, Calif. - Feb. 23, 2004 - Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq:SYMC), the world leader in Internet security, today announced it will host its annual analyst meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2004, from 1:15 p.m. – 5 p.m. PT in Redwood City, Calif.

The meeting will include presentations from Symantec executives including John W. Thompson, chairman and CEO; John Schwarz, president and COO; and Greg Myers, senior vice president of finance and CFO. Executives will share information on growth strategies and product plans as well as review financial guidance for fiscal year 2004 and 2005.

The invitation-only event will be webcast live on Symantec’s Investor Relations Web site at http://www.symantec.com/invest. To listen to the live call, please go to the Web site at least 15 minutes early to register, download and install any necessary audio software. For those who cannot attend the live webcast, a replay will be available on Symantec’s Investor Relations Web site.

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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