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updated blog entry 21 Nov 2014
    For the seventh year in a row, Symantec has earned a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index (CEI). A score of 100 earns us a designation as a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality. The CEI is the national benchmarking tool on corporate policies and practices pertaining to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees. Here at Symantec, ...
updated blog entry 21 Nov 2014
The security thread landscape is shifting. Protecting infrastructure, information assets and customer experience is no longer enough. Security has become a more challenging issue as it now involves protecting mobile devices, cloud and machine-to-machine (M2M). This is apparent in our findings from the latest issue of Internet Security Threat Report: 91% increase in targeted attacks campaigns ...
updated blog entry 19 Nov 2014
Updates deployed to the Connect production servers as a result of the code sprint that ended 01 April 2014. User Facing: Desktop Fixed an issue that was causing unauthenticated users to see an incorrect vote count on posts because pages with votes were not being cleared from the Akamai caches when a vote was cast. Fixed and issue in post-by-email groups that was sending email notifications to ...
updated blog entry 19 Nov 2014
November 2014 11/19 Symantec and HP Sign Disaster Recovery as-a-Service Agreement for HP Helion OpenStack® 11/05 Symantec Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Results 11/04 Symantec Adds Two New Executives to its Security Business October 2014 Security vendors take action against Hidden Lynx malware Changes For The Backup Exec Product Line Symantec and Europol strengthen ...
updated blog entry 18 Nov 2014
Summary: Today, strong partnerships are critical to developing pathways that inspire youth to succeed in STEM careers. Working alongside Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Symantec is playing a key role as an innovator and thought leader, increasing STEM programming and opportunities in the communities in which we serve. Introduction: Each year Symantec worldwide works with thousands of internal ...
updated discussion 18 Nov 2014
Team, Previously i was using zubair.shaikh@cwbah.com as login id to connect sysmantec. But i forgot the password and the login id was cretaed as per my email id of previous company which i left. Can some one help me reseting the password of zubair.shaikh@cwbah.com id. It contains lot of my SEP related article which i cannot afford of loosing.  
updated blog entry 17 Nov 2014
At the 15th Annual Powered by EF Awards, Symantec was named Company of the Year. This is the second time that we have been honored with this award and it clearly demonstrates that we are on the right track as we continually enhance our corporate responsibility objectives.  The video below highlights Symantec's impact in the communities where our employees live and work: The ...
updated blog entry 16 Nov 2014
The Evolving Threat Landscape is something that is constantly referenced, but just what is that ‘landscape’ and what does it mean for organisations intent on keeping themselves safe from attacks? In essence, the threats are emanating from a number of directions, but, broadly speaking, can be categorised under ‘Cybercrime’, ‘Sabotage’, ‘Subversion’ and ‘Espionage’. It’s a murky world and one ...
updated discussion 18 Nov 2014
Team, Previously i was using zubair.shaikh@cwbah.com as login id to connect sysmantec. But i forgot the password and the login id was cretaed as per my email id of previous company which i left. Can some one help me reseting the password of zubair.shaikh@cwbah.com id. It contains lot of my SEP related article which i cannot afford of loosing.  
updated discussion 11 Nov 2014
Hi. Our business had a power reduction on 10/16 which led to a power outage. Once the power was restored I have been unable to get on the ProCom(?) site to access the controls for our HVAC system. I get a blue screen with a yellow flashing rectangle, then a  q  then a  q  with the yellow rectangle, then a qu(2(s9cee then it starts over again and continues over and ...
updated discussion 07 Nov 2014
Hi, We use Altiris 7.1 infrastructure and I am relatively new to the Altiris Technology. I would like to know about the following: 1) What is a Package Server and Task Server ? 2) Purpose of setting the relative servers 3) How to define the task to be performed by the task server ? 4) What is Unicast and Multicast ? 5) How to set which Client receives package from which Package Server ...
new discussion 06 Nov 2014
Hi all, After upgrading to 12.5 from 11.1.2 getting these encoding warnings in monitor server FileReader logs. Also missing the email body from the incident. Looking like it cant decode the body but its just plain text emails and it was fine with 11.1.2 as exactly the same setup. Nov 6, 2014 10:42:58 AM com.vontu.protocols.L7EncodingUtils extractEncodingFromContentType WARNING: Unknown ...
updated discussion 04 Nov 2014
Hi all, I am trying to raise a new Technical case with MyConnect and when I type in the product name, I keep getting this error message - "Unable to connect to the server (Server Error).". I've been trying for the past 30 minutes. I am unable to call to raise a case. Is there a server issue on your side? Thanks, Tony
updated discussion 20 Oct 2014
Due to handling of the previous comments within the forum I've decided to move my product base away from Symantec. It appears that Symantec marketing practice is to retain accounts by not providing any ability for customers to remove to remove their own account. Examining threads in other forums it appears that I need to post a message to request my account to be deleted. Can you please ...
updated article 14 Nov 2014
VPAT™ Voluntary Product Accessibility Templates The purpose of the Voluntary Product Accessibility Template, or VPAT™, is to assist Federal contracting officials and other buyers in making preliminary assessments regarding the availability of commercial “Electronic and Information Technology” products and services with features that support accessibility. Symantec supports the U.S. ...
updated article 31 Oct 2014
This page contains our most frequently requested public facing documentation.  Users that have accepted our Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) may access confidential data such as ISO/IEC 27001 certifications, SOC reports and evidence of insurance on our Security Certifications page. Information Security Policy  Symantec is committed to the protection of the company's information ...
updated article 29 Oct 2014
FAR and DFAR Representation and Certification Report Return to the Office of Public Sector Compliance Return to the Customer Trust Portal
updated article 29 Oct 2014
The Office of Public Sector Compliance provides support, education, and communication to foster a culture of compliance and to enhance our collective ability to sell confidently into the public sector. VPAT™ Voluntary Product Accessibility Templates Representations & Certifications (FAR, DFAR) Trade Agreements Act - Country of Origin Return to the Customer Trust Portal
new article 21 Nov 2013
Are you using Yahoo Mail as your primary contact email or email client for receiving Connect notifications and find that a lot of your messages are being delivered to the Spam folder? Yahoo is inconsistent - messages from Connect will be delivered to your Inbox AND to your Spam folder. Just to be on the safe side, check that Spam folder to see what's piling up in there. It can't all be ...
updated article 13 Nov 2013
Information about using electronic books at Delivery Partner locations
updated article 09 Oct 2013
*** THIS IS A TEST POST- PLEASE IGNORE *** Dear xyz Customer,         You will find here your BCS welcome pack that includes the following: - Quick Referrence Card - Kick Off presentation - BCS  Deliverables - MySymantec Guide Please take time to review these important documents and you can post any questions or clarifications on this forum so we can ...
updated blog entry 21 Nov 2014
    For the seventh year in a row, Symantec has earned a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index (CEI). A score of 100 earns us a designation as a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality. The CEI is the national benchmarking tool on corporate policies and practices pertaining to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees. Here at Symantec, ...
updated blog entry 21 Nov 2014
The security thread landscape is shifting. Protecting infrastructure, information assets and customer experience is no longer enough. Security has become a more challenging issue as it now involves protecting mobile devices, cloud and machine-to-machine (M2M). This is apparent in our findings from the latest issue of Internet Security Threat Report: 91% increase in targeted attacks campaigns ...
updated blog entry 19 Nov 2014
Updates deployed to the Connect production servers as a result of the code sprint that ended 01 April 2014. User Facing: Desktop Fixed an issue that was causing unauthenticated users to see an incorrect vote count on posts because pages with votes were not being cleared from the Akamai caches when a vote was cast. Fixed and issue in post-by-email groups that was sending email notifications to ...
updated blog entry 19 Nov 2014
November 2014 11/19 Symantec and HP Sign Disaster Recovery as-a-Service Agreement for HP Helion OpenStack® 11/05 Symantec Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Results 11/04 Symantec Adds Two New Executives to its Security Business October 2014 Security vendors take action against Hidden Lynx malware Changes For The Backup Exec Product Line Symantec and Europol strengthen ...
updated blog entry 18 Nov 2014
Summary: Today, strong partnerships are critical to developing pathways that inspire youth to succeed in STEM careers. Working alongside Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Symantec is playing a key role as an innovator and thought leader, increasing STEM programming and opportunities in the communities in which we serve. Introduction: Each year Symantec worldwide works with thousands of internal ...
updated blog entry 17 Nov 2014
At the 15th Annual Powered by EF Awards, Symantec was named Company of the Year. This is the second time that we have been honored with this award and it clearly demonstrates that we are on the right track as we continually enhance our corporate responsibility objectives.  The video below highlights Symantec's impact in the communities where our employees live and work: The ...
updated blog entry 16 Nov 2014
The Evolving Threat Landscape is something that is constantly referenced, but just what is that ‘landscape’ and what does it mean for organisations intent on keeping themselves safe from attacks? In essence, the threats are emanating from a number of directions, but, broadly speaking, can be categorised under ‘Cybercrime’, ‘Sabotage’, ‘Subversion’ and ‘Espionage’. It’s a murky world and one ...
new blog entry 11 Nov 2014
In October 2014, Symantec released its FY14 Corporate Responsibility (CR) Report reflecting our deep commitment to building a diverse and inclusive workplace, reducing our environmental impact, and investing in positive social impact around the globe. Over the next month, we will share a few CR program highlights. Today we take a look at our signature program, the Symantec Cybersecurity Career ...
new event 04 Nov 2014
On 9th October Symantec announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously approved a plan to separate the company into two, independent publicly traded companies: one business focused on Security and one business focused on Information Management (IM). As the industry landscape continues to change at a rapid pace, the Security and IM businesses each face unique competitive opportunities ...
new event 03 Nov 2014
Any device, any time, any place productivity. The promise of mobile comes with many challenges for organizations seeking competitive advantage through mobile initiatives. To achieve productivity with mobile, enterprises need to protect corporate data on devices, separate personal and corporate information, manage diverse operating systems, and prevent devices and apps from becoming another ...
updated event 25 Aug 2014
This year, Symantec will be in Booth 1635. Meet with our experts and discuss key market trends and updates from Symantec. See the full schedule here: http://bit.ly/1lrn09o If you are an industry analyst and interested to speak with Symantec, please contact: Chhavi_Ahuja@symantec.com or Kurt_Mumma@symantec.com in the Analyst Relations team to schedule a meeting. We look forward to seeing you ...
updated event 04 Aug 2014
Symantec leaders will be on hand to discuss market trends, issues, and provide updates on Symantec in Mobile. If you are an industry analyst and interested to meet with our experts please do connect with us by emailing Lourdes_Johnson@symantec.com to request a meeting.   Symantec Sponsorships & Thought Leadership Sessions CIO Summit - September 9, 2014 1:15 – 2:15 pm: Combining ...
new event 17 Sep 2013
In a survey of 80 health care organizations in the U.S., the Ponemon Institute found that nearly three-quarters said they don’t secure their medical devices, even though they contain sensitive patient data and perform critical care functions. It has been demonstrated that hackers can tap into devices such as pacemakers and insulin pumps, the FDA warned. In addition to malicious attacks, ...
new event 25 Jun 2013
Symantec Cyber Week: La Protezione dei sistemi critici   Luca Rossi, TSO Specialist, Symantec Italia   Perchè i Server? La Protezione dei sistemi critici La sicurezza dei server è un asset fondamentale per abilitare il business. Non solo per le informazioni che gestiscono ma anche per i servizi per i quali sono configurati. Pianificarne la sicurezza e la ...
new event 08 May 2013
IT organizations need the right strategies, technologies and processes in place to ensure that their operations remain unaffected when disasters such as Sandy strike. On May 8, Symantec will sponsor the NASDAQ OMX Closing Bell Ceremony and as part of the event, will hold a CIO Forum focused on "Business Continuity in the Wake of Sandy." Register Today! http://bit.ly/10GAZOd
new event 11 Apr 2013
Join colleagues from academic medical centers (AMCs), teaching hospitals and other large health enterprises for the 9th AMC Conference on Security and Privacy. The conference provides an excellent opportunity for security/privacy planners, officers, compliance staff and operational managers to learn how their peers are handling important privacy and security issues such as managing large ...
updated event 11 Apr 2013
Protecting Patient Information from Technological Threats (session at 11:45am Saturday, April 13) J. Ryan Williams, Walter | Haverfield LLP, Moderator Ethan G. Leonard, MD, Associate Chief Medical Officer, Medical Director of Quality, UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital David Morgan, Supervisory Special Agent for Cyber Intrusion Investigations, Federal Bureau of ...
updated video 24 Jan 2014
The Omnibus Final Rule put into effect on September 23, 2013, modified HIPAA’s previous requirements and impacts the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules. In addition to finalizing Breach Notification, Omnibus also significantly increases Civil Monetary Penalties (CMPs) and changes how they are applied. Changes to the definition of Business Associates has meant significant adjustments for many ...
updated video 23 Sep 2013
How to download, run and use SymHelp to diagnose common Symantec product issues.   For additional information on running self-help reports with SymHelp please visit: How to run and use Symantec Help reports http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH210694
updated video 16 Aug 2013
Symantec's Gigi Schumm appeared on Government Contracting Weekly where she speaks on her career background and Symantec's role in protecting the worlds people and information.  Government Contracting Weekly is sponsored by AOC Key Solutions.  To learn more, visit www.governmentcontractingweekly.com
updated video 16 Jun 2013
This four minute video describes how to register for Symantec Connect, log in, set your profile information and manage notifications.
new idea 24 Oct 2014
I have tried many searches in my Licence catalog and most do not work - here are a list of some of them: Advanced seach of Product Family "Storage Foundation" only brings up 2 of at least 6 Solaris licences Advanced seach of Product Family "Cluster server" brings up 0 licences (but I can find if I enter serial key) Advanced seach of Product Family "Replication" brings ...
new idea 12 Aug 2014
Hi, After spending 5 hours trying to get my trial version updated to a paid license.  I feel the license /maintenance process needs some adjusting.  What good is a maintenance key if it will not make the product work?  A valid maintenace key should either at the very least have a pop "this is a maintenance Key, a product  key is also needed.  Please contact ...
updated idea 08 Aug 2014
Hello Team, I am not be sure it is good way to confirm the user or not. But if any of the new version of any product will be release then it will be flash on the symantec connect for few days so all logged in user will know about it.   Thanks Sumit G.
updated idea 29 Jul 2014
There should be a better way of reporting bugs. I raised a support issue to report a bug, and was directed to report the bug as a feature request through Symantec Connect. The scripts used by the support operators can not handle bugs. It seems that bugs are unlikely to be found in a search  because there are no appropriate tags. I suspect this is probably generic to all Symantec products, ...
new idea 18 Jul 2014
What do you think of adding a button to have the automatic translation by Google Translate? In this way it could be useful for non-English-speaking readers to avoid manually copy and paste the text into a page of Google Translate.
updated idea 08 Jul 2014
In stackexchange.com, a person asks a question and after certain about of days, has the option of offer a bounty, i.e. 50 points for an accepted answer.   http://stackoverflow.com/help/bounty     Symantec should use a bounty system. If someone has at least 100 points and cannot get an acceptable answer within 2 days, they should have the option of offering a bounty of at least ...