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Symantec CTO to Speak at Deutsche Bank Conference

CUPERTINO, Calif. - March 8, 2004 - Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC), the world leader in Internet security, today announced that Rob Clyde, Symantec's chief technology officer, will speak at the Deutsche Bank Global Software and Services Conference. Clyde's presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 10, at 8:35 a.m. ET at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in South Beach, Fla.

In his speech, Clyde will discuss the future of Internet security technology. A live webcast of the presentation and a replay will be available to the public. To view the webcast, please visit Symantec's Investor Relations Web site at http://www.symantec.com/invest/index.html.

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