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news releases - 2000

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December 27, 2000
Symantec CEO Comments On Internet Security Market And Opportunities

December 19, 2000
Symantec to Integrate AntiVirus Protection into Oracle Internet File System

Norton Personal Firewall Selected By Earthlink To Secure DSL Connections For Macintosh Users

Symantec Provides Tool to Detect and Remove Destructive W32.Kriz Virus

December 18, 2000
Symantec Merger with AXENT Technologies Approved by Shareholders

December 12, 2000
Norton SystemWorks 2001 Outperforms Competitors in Maximum PC Review

December 05, 2000
Symantec Announces Network-available Anti-Virus Scanner For Internet Providers

December 04, 2000
Symantec's Norton AntiVirus And Norton SystemWorks Continue To Outsell Competitors On PC Data's Top Selling Software List

November 30, 2000
Landmark E-Business Event Invites Symantec to Address Security Of Electronic Commerce

November 29, 2000
Symantec Delivers Content Filtering Solutions To Users Of Cobalt Server Appliances

November 22, 2000
Symantec's Anti-Virus Solution Claims 12th VB 100% Award

November 20, 2000
Scandinavian Airlines Chooses Symantec For Worldwide Virus Protection

November 14, 2000
Indianapolis Public Schools Select Symantec's Norton AntiVirus For District-Wide Protection

November 13, 2000
Symantec Experts Address Computer Security Institute on Cyber Crime Protection Shortcomings

November 8, 2000
Symantec's Chief Technical Officer to Speak at Salomon Smith Barney eBusiness Enabler Conference

November 1, 2000
EarthLink Continues To Leverage Symantec's Security Technology

Symantec Manager Appointed To Technical Support Alliance Network Board Of Trustees

Symantec Brings Market-Leading Norton Internet Security And Norton Personal Firewall™ To The Macintosh

October 31, 2000
Symantec's Norton AntiVirus Corporate Edition 7.5 Integrates Digital Immune System Technology To Provide Automated Virus Protection Enterprise-Wide

Symantec/AXENT SEC Review Complete

October 30, 2000
Symantec's Chief Financial Officer To Speak At Prudential Securities Technology And Telecommunications Conference

Symantec Executive Joins Leading Panel Discussion On Cybercrime At 13th Annual Software Development Conference

October 25, 2000
Symantec Announces New Versions Of Norton Utilities™ And Norton AntiVirus™ For Macintosh®

Symantec Announces Norton SystemWorks™ For Macintosh®

October 24, 2000
Symantec Launches Internet Security Web Site Featuring Free Tool To Evaluate Online Security

Symantec Executive A Repeat Delegate To Second G-8 Conference On International Security

October 19, 2000
Symantec Executive Addresses Mobile And Wireless Security Risks At World PC EXPO 2000

October 18, 2000
Symantec Announces Record Second Quarter Results

October 16, 2000
Symantec Executive Addresses CIO Conference On Network Security

Symantec Security Expert Addresses ITAA Conference On Preventive Action Against Cyber Attacks

Norton SystemWorks 2001 Outperforms Windows ME, Windows 2000 Utilities In Independent Tests

October 11, 2000
Symantec Offers Dial-in Number For Its Quarterly Earnings Conference Call

October 09, 2000
Symantec's Chief Executive Officer Addresses Global Direction of Internet Security at the European Technology Roundtable Exhibition

October 04, 2000
Symantec Appoints Former Trend Micro Executive to Head European ISP/ASP Business

October 02, 2000
pcAnywhere Supports Windows' Millennium Edition

IT Professionals Indicate Strong Need for Security Solutions for Remote Users

September 28, 2000
Norton AntiVirus Wins 11th VB 100% Award

September 27, 2000
Symantec's Anti-Virus Experts Address Virus Bulletin 2000 Conference

September 26, 2000
Symantec Internet Security Expert Addresses NetWorld+Interop Fall

September 25, 2000
Symantec Internet Security Expert Addresses ISACC 2000 Conference

Symantec's Chief Technical Officer Address Comdex Israel on the Evolution and Increase of Cyber Threats

Symantec Security Experts Address E-Gov 2000 Conference

September 20, 2000
University of Oregon Chooses Symantec Anti-Virus Solution to Protect its Campus-Wide Computer Network

Norway's Largest ISP Turns To Symantec To Protect Its Customers

September 19, 2000
Symantec Announces Product Support For Windows Millennium Edition

September 18, 2000
Market-Leading Norton Internet Security 2001 and Norton Personal Firewall 2001 Now Support Windows Millennium Edition

September 14, 2000
Symantec Expands in Europe with New Offices in Spain

September 13, 2000
Norton Ghost 2001 Delivers High-Performance Utilities for Safe and Efficient System Upgrading, Backup and Recovery

September 11, 2000
Symantec Security Expert Addresses Information Week Conference

September 07, 2000
Symantec Offers Early Look at World's First AntiVirus Technology Residing Directly on the Palm OS Platform

September 06, 2000
Symantec/AXENT Acquisition Clears Hart Scott Rodino Review

Symantec's Named As One of The Top Web Sites For Small Business

September 05, 2000
Symantec Ghost 6.5 Enterprise Eases Deployment of Operating System and Application Updates

August 31, 2000
Flawless Performance Earns Norton AntiVirus Products West Coast Labs' Checkmark Level Two Certification

August 29, 2000
Symantec Continues to be the Choice to Protect Broadband Users

Symantec Protects Against First Known Trojan Horse for the Palm Operating System

Norton SystemWorks 2001 Extends Comprehensive Problem-Solving to Windows Millennium, Windows NT, Windows 2000.

Norton AntiVirus 2001, Norton Utilities 2001, Norton Cleansweep 2001 Ensure High Performance Across All Windows Based Systems.

August 28, 2000
Symantec Protects Remote Computers and Networks with Intrusion Prevention Product.

August 23, 2000
Norton Antivirus Wins 10th VB 100% Avard

August 22, 2000
Symantec Launches Online Software Stores Catering to Portuguese and Spanish-Speaking Customers

Symantec Security Expert Addresses WebSec 2000 Conference

August 21, 2000

Symantec Offers Award-Winning Internet Security With Intel Desktop Boards

August 14, 2000
Symantec Security Expert Addresses USENIX Conference

August 8, 2000
Symantec Internet Security Expert Addresses Web Defense Summit

August 3, 2000
Symantec Joins MSP Association, Defining Standards For Management Service Provider Sector

August 2, 2000
Symantec and Enter into Strategic Distribution Agreement to Promote Internet Security

July 27, 2000
Symantec Strengthens Security Leadership With Acquisition of AXENT

Symantec Chief Technical Officer To Address The Black Hat Briefings

July 24, 2000
Symantec Makes Equity Investment In Brightmail

July 19, 2000
Symantec Announces Record First Quarter Results

July 18, 2000
Symantec Continues Personal Firewall Leadership With Earthlink Agreement

Three Symantec Executives To Address International Conference on Information Systems

Humana Selects Symantec For Desktop Cloning Efficiency

July 17, 2000
Symantec's Web Support Site Named One Of The Year's Ten Best

Symantec Partners With Legend to Expand Chinese Software Market

July 7, 2000
BMW Picks Symantec's pcAnywhere to Support its South African Dealer Network

Gauteng Provincial Government Standardizes on Symantec's Content Security Solutions

June 29, 2000
Survey Reveals that Consumers and Tech Professionals Share Concern About Cybercrime, But Only 19.5 Percent of Consumers And 48.9 Percent of Tech Professionals Currently Use a Personal Firewall

Norton AntiVirus Earns PC World 2000 World Class Award

June 28, 2000
Symantec Chief Technical Officer to Address Computer Security Incident Handling Conference

Symantec E-Licensing Program Voted Best by Industry's Leading Electronic Retailers

June 21, 2000
Symantec Announces Comprehensive Strategy to Secure Enterprise Assets

June 20, 2000
Symantec Provides Fix Tool For Fast-spreading VBS.STAGES.A Worm

Bank Of Ireland Selects Symantec For Group Virus Protection

June 19, 2000
Symantec Provides Detection For Fast-Spreading VBS.Stages.A Polymorphic Computer Worm

Symantec Executive Leads Security Tutorial At USENIX Annual Technical Conference

June 13, 2000
Norton Internet Security 2000 Takes PC Magazine's Editors' Choice In First Internet Security Suite Round Up

Toshiba Outfits Desktop Line With Symantec Software to Protect Customers from Internet Threats

June 12, 2000
Norton Internet Security 2000 Provides Home PC Users Total Internet Protection

Norton Personal Firewall 2000 Protects Connected Consumers Against Hacking And Privacy Intrusions

Norton Internet Security Continues Rapid Rise On PC Data Top 10 List

June 9, 2000
Symantec to Address Protection Against Virus Attacks at 2000 PC Data Trends Conference

June 8, 2000
Symantec Demonstrates World's First Anti-virus Technology for the Palm OS Platform

June 5, 2000
Symantec Security Expert to Address Dangers of Computer Worms at Gartner Group Information Security Conference

Queen's University Cracks Down on Computer Viruses By Standardizing on Symantec's Norton AntiVirus Software

May 26, 2000
Symantec Protects Against W97M.Melissa.BG

Symantec Warns Of New Computer Worm With File Damaging Payload

May 25, 2000
Symantec's pcAnywhere Wins Well-connected Award from Network Computing

May 24, 2000
Symantec To Discuss Computer Security Issues At The Internet Service Provider Conference

Symantec Boosts Remote Support Capabilities with pcAnywhere Plus For Tivoli Enterprise

Tele Danmark Protects Customers from Virus Attacks Through Symantec Deal

May 22, 2000
Symantec Extends Award-Winning Online Support To Spanish- And Portuguese-Speaking Customers

May 19, 2000
Symantec Protects Against Vbs.Newlove.A

May 18, 2000
New Self-Mutating Variant Of The Loveletter Virus Renders PC Inoperable

May 16, 2000
Symantec Signs Agreement With Yahoo! To Provide Anti-Virus Technology For Yahoo! Mail

May 15, 2000
Symantec Executive Named as Delegate to G-8 Paris Conference

May 10, 2000
Symantec Expands Presence In Eastern Europe

May 8, 2000
Symantec Provides Free Tool To Repair Damage From Loveletter Worm

May 4, 2000
Symantec Protects Users Against VBS.LoveLetter.A

Symantec Discovers New Computer Worm Infecting Thousands

May 3, 2000
Symantec's Norton Leads Consumer Internet Security and Problem-Solving Software Market

April 27, 2000
Symantec Appoints Vice President To Run Europe, Middle East And Africa

New Patent Granted to Symantec for Speed-Enhancing, Virus Scanning Technology

April 25, 2000
Symantec Appoints Dr. Per-Kristian Halvorsen To Board Of Directors

Symantec Solutions Continue to Lead PC Magazine's Utility Product Face-Off

Symantec Security Veterans Bring 14 Years Experience to the Internet Security Conference

April 21, 2000
Symantec's Service Website Honored with WebStar Award for Superior Customer Service

April 20, 2000
Symantec Extends Award-Winning Antivirus Protection To Linux Platform

Symantec Appoints Cress Carter To Head U.S. Corporate Sales And Marketing

April 19, 2000
Symantec Announces Record Fourth Quarter And Fiscal Year End 2000 Results

April 17, 2000
Symantec's Corporate Virus Solution Named Network Magazine Product of the Year

Symantec Sweeps Security Showcase

Symantec Vice President To Address Internet Security At CIO Perspectives Conference

April 13, 2000
Norton AntiVirus Earns Ninth VB 100% Award

April 5, 2000
Symantec Signs Procurement Agreement with Canadian Government

March 28, 2000
Symantec Co-Sponsors New UK E-Commerce Information Assurance Forum

March 27, 2000
Symantec Appoints Gail E. Hamilton To Lead Enterprise Solutions Division

March 22, 2000
Symantec Promotes Giesbrecht To Run International Business

Norton Speed Disk Surpasses Diskeeper In NSTL Tests

March 21, 2000
Norton Internet Security 2000 Rockets To Top Of PC Data Charts

Symantec's Procomm Plus 4.8 Provides More Reliable Connections For Fast, Accurate Communications

Symantec Appoints Bill Owens And Dan Schulman To Board Of Directors

March 20, 2000
pcAnywhere 9.2 First Remote Control Product To Pass Arduous Requirements For Windows 2000 Certification

March 16, 2000
Symantec's Norton Antivirus Solutions Earn Icsa Anti-Virus Certification For Windows 2000

March 15, 2000
Symantec Improves Internet Update Speed/Availability By 800%

March 9, 2000
Symantec Completes The Acquisition Of L-3 Network Security's Vulnerability Assessment And Security Consulting Business

March 3, 2000
Symantec Security Analyzer Debuts Today On ZDTV's Cybercrime Website

February 29, 2000
Symantec Records More Than 500 Percent Increase In Revenue From Electronic Resellers In 1999

February 28, 2000
Symantec Releases WinFax Pro 10.0--The Preferred Choice Among Small Businesses For Sending, Receiving, Managing Faxes

Symantec's Norton Internet Security 2000 Is First Comprehensive Personal Internet Security Product To Make Windows Magazine Winlist

February 25, 2000
Symantec Signs Agreement With German Savings Bank Organization (Siz) For Up To 100,000 Seats

February 17, 2000
Symantec Names Ron Moritz Chief Technical Officer

February 15, 2000
Symantec Continues To Dominate Competition With Sweep Of PC World Best Buy Honors

February 14, 2000
Symantec Acquires L-3 Network Security's Vulnerability Assessment Solutions and Security Consulting Business

February 9, 2000
Symantec Extends Award-Winning Virus Protection to Solaris

January 24, 2000
Saint Louis University Selects Symantec To Protect Its Systems Campus-Wide

January 19, 2000
Symantec Announces Fifth Consecutive Quarter Of Record Earnings

January 18, 2000
Symantec Receives Patents onTechnology that Enables Norton AntiVirus to Detect the Most Complex Polymorphic Viruses

January 17, 2000
Deutsche Post To Use Symantec's Norton Antivirus

January 10, 2000
Symantec Ships Norton Internet Security 2000

January 3, 2000
Symantec Completes Sale of Visual Café Product Line to Newly Formed Bea/Warburg, Pincus Company

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