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news releases - 2001

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December 17, 2001
Symantec Announces Two-For-One Stock Split

Symantec Added to NASDAQ-100 Index

December 12, 2001
Symantec Ships Ghost 7.5 Corporate Edition

Symantec Provides Anti-Virus Protection To Palm Handheld Devices

December 11, 2001
Symantec Releases Norton AntiVirus 2002 Professional Edition

Symantec Launches New Norton Internet Security 2002 Professional Edition

December 4, 2001
Symantec Protects Against New Computer Worm - W32.Goner.A@mm

December 3, 2001
Symantec and TruSecure to Provide Complementary Security Services

Norton Internet Security Wins International Industrial Design Award

November 28, 2001
Symantec CEO to Speak at Global Tech Summit

November 27, 2001
N2N Solutions Certified On Symantec's Best-Of-Breed Firewall, VPN and Vulnerability Management Solutions

November 26, 2001
Symantec CFO to Speak at Credit Suisse First Boston Conference

November 20, 2001
Symantec's Norton Personal Firewall Only Product Certified by ICSA on Multiple Operating Systems

Symantec is Only Vendor to Detect 100% of Both Standard and In-The-Wild Viruses in Recent Virus Bulletin Tests

November 15, 2001
Symantec Announces ESM 5.5

November 7, 2001
Symantec Security Expert to Speak at UCLA Wireless Conference

Symantec CFO Reiterates Guidance at Goldman Sachs Conference

November 5, 2001
Symantec CFO to Speak at Goldman Sachs Conference

October 31, 2001
Symantec Ranked World's Leading Security Software Provider

Symantec Expert to Discuss Intrusion Detection at The First Annual Federal Information Assurance Conference

October 30, 2001
Symantec Expert to Discuss The Future of Enterprise Security at The Government, Business & Education Tech Expo

Symantec Announces pcAnywhere 10.5

October 29, 2001
Symantec Executive Vice President to Speak at Prudential Conference

Symantec Internet Security Experts to Speak at 28th Annual Computer Security Conference and Exhibition

October 24, 2001
Symantec Joins Microsoft at Windows XP Launch in New York City

October 19, 2001
Symantec Corporation Announces Pricing of Private Offering of Convertible Subordinated Notes

October 18, 2001
Symantec Secures Puerto Rico's Office of Management and Budget

October 17, 2001
Symantec Reports Strong Second Quarter Results

Symantec Corporation Announces Proposed Private Offering of Convertible Subordinated Notes

Leading Manufacturers Choose Symantec Solutions

October 12, 2001
Symantec Expert to Discuss E-Business Security at The CIO Perspectives Conference

October 10, 2001
Symantec Security Check Attracts More Than 6 Million Online Computer Users Worldwide

October 9, 2001
Symantec Corporation Forms Alliance With EMC, the World Leader in Information Storage

October 8, 2001
Symantec Introduces Plug-And-Protect Appliances for Small Businesses and Branch Offices

October 4, 2001
Symantec CEO to Address European Technology Roundtable Exhibition

October 3, 2001
Symantec Offers Listen-Only Line for Its Quarterly Earnings Conference Call

October 1, 2001
Goodyear Tire Chooses Symantec

Symantec To Launch New Integrated Solution

September 21, 2001
Symantec Consumer Solutions Carry 'Designed for Windows XP' Logo Certification Worldwide

Symantec Sees Trend Toward Sophisticated, Fast-Spreading Email and Web-Based Internet Security Threats

September 19, 2001
Symantec Provides Comprehensive Protection Against W32.NIMDA.A@MM

September 10, 2001
Symantec Expert to Discuss Security at Top Wireless Conference

September 7, 2001
Symantec Security Expert to Discuss Intrusion Detection at the Informationweek Fall Conference

September 6, 2001
Symantec CEO to Speak at Credit Suisse First Boston Conference

September 5, 2001
Symantec's New Norton Ghost 2002 Delivers Powerful Tools for System Upgrading and System Protection

Symantec Unites Breadth of Expertise to Combat Blended Internet Security Threats

Symantec Licenses Web Access Control Solutions

Symantec's Global Web Support Site Named One of 2001's Ten Best by Association of Support Professionals

September 4, 2001
Norton AntiVirus 2002 First To Earn Coveted Windows XP Certification

Symantec CFO to Speak at Salomon Smith Barney Conference

August 28, 2001
Symantec's New Norton Personal Firewall 2002 Combines Powerful Firewall, Application Control, Intrusion Protection

Symantec's New Norton Internet Security 2002 Delivers Unmatched Protection to Online PC Users

August 27, 2001
Symantec's New Norton Systemworks 2002 Delivers Enhanced Virus Protection, Advanced System Recovery Tool, Windows XP Support

Symantec Security Expert to Speak at Congressional Subcommittee Hearing on Internet Security

August 27, 2001
Symantec's New Norton Systemworks 2002 Delivers Enhanced Virus Protection, Advanced System Recovery Tool, Windows XP Support

Symantec Security Expert to Speak at Congressional Subcommittee Hearing on Internet Security

August 22, 2001
Symantec Solutions Dominate CNET List of Top 5 Utilities

Symantec Expert to Discuss Linux Security at HP World

Symantec Briefs Congressman Michael Honda, D-California

August 20, 2001
Symantec's New Norton AntiVirus 2002 Maximizes Protection, Automates Virus Removal, Supports Windows XP

August 13, 2001
Symantec's Norton AntiVirus Earns CNET Editors' Choice Award

Symantec Announces New Version of Award-Winning Firewall/VPN Appliance

August 10, 2001
Symantec's CTO to Speak at Pacific Crest Securities Conference

August 7, 2001
Symantec Expert to Present the Top 10 Internet Security Threats at Ebusiness World Expo

August 6, 2001
Symantec Chief Technology Officer to Discuss Prevention of Internet Attacks at Industry Leading Conferences

August 3, 2001
Symantec CFO to Speak at CIBC World Markets Conference

July 31, 2001
Symantec's Chief Technology Officer to Speak at Adams, Harkness & Hill Seminar

July 30, 2001
Symantec and SafeStone Technologies PLC Join Efforts to Bring Customers Integrated Solution

Symantec Clear Winner in an eTesting Labs Analysis of Internet Security Software

July 25, 2001
Symantec Launches Integrated Anti-Virus and Content Filtering Solution for Web Gateway

July 20, 2001
Symantec First to Provide Comprehensive Solution to Combat Latest Integrated Threat -- CODERED

IDC Market Data Confirms Strong Growth by Symantec

July 18, 2001
Symantec Announces Fiscal First Quarter 2002 Results

July 16, 2001
Symantec Introduces New Channel Partner Program

July 9, 2001
Symantec Offers Listen-Only Line for Its Quarterly Earnings Conference Call

June 28, 2001
Norton SystemWorks Outperforms Competition in Fortune/CNET Review

June 27, 2001
Symantec and IBM's Tivoli Systems Announce Expanded Strategic Alliance

June 25, 2001
Symantec Security Experts to Speak at PC Expo

Symantec to Support New Version of Virus Scanning API for Microsoft Exchange 2000

June 21, 2001
Symantec Revises First Quarter Outlook

June 20, 2001
Symantec's Norton AntiVirus Earns World Class Award And is Named The Best Anti-Virus Solution of 2001 by PC World

June 18, 2001
Symantec Sweeps PC Magazine Editors' Choice Awards

June 13, 2001
Symantec Announces CarrierScan Server 2.1 For Oracle Internet File System

June 12, 2001
Symantec First to Offer Full-Featured Firewall and Native Anti-Virus for Mac OS X

June 11, 2001
Symantec Offers Free Webcast to Educate Users on Providing Secure Remote Access

June 4, 2001
Symantec Security Expert To Speak at Net Focus North America Conference

Symantec Internet Security Experts to Present at Industry Leading Conferences

June 4, 2001
Symantec Offers Free Webcast to Educate Users on How to Safely Migrate to Windows 2000

May 30, 2001
Norton Internet Security to Ship with Intel Desktop Boards

Symantec Expert to Discuss Network Vulnerability Testing and Verification at Cotscon East

May 23, 2001
Industry Experts Discuss the Changing Security Environment at Symantec Users' Conference

May 17, 2001
Symantec Joins ParentsConnected in Educating Families About The Importance of Internet Safety

May 16, 2001
University at Buffalo Standardizes on Symantec's Norton AntiVirus

May 15, 2001
Symantec Expert to Address VPN Security at Computer Security 2001

Symantec Rated "Outperform" by Robinson-Humphrey

May 14, 2001
Symantec Rates Sadmind/IIS Worm a One In Severity - Risk Impact of Security Vulnerability Resulting From Worm Exploit Rated as High

May 7, 2001
Symantec and Sun Cobalt Velociraptor Firewall Appliance Win a Network Magazine Product of the Year Award

May 3, 2001
Symantec's Anti-Virus Solution Integrates With Tivoli Secureway Risk Manager

Symantec Rated "Buy" by Credit Suisse First Boston

May 2, 2001
Cecil Perez Named Vice President, Symantec's Latin America Region

May 1, 2001
Symantec Opens State-of-the-Art Security Operations Center in San Antonio To Expand Global Managed Security Services

Symantec Discusses Securing Global Area Networks at North America Conference on Audit, Control and Security

April 30, 2001
Symantec Offers Free Webcast On Managed Intrusion Prevention Security Services

April 27, 2001
Symantec's Chief Financial Officer to Speak At Wells Fargo Van Kasper Investment Conference

April 26, 2001
Reuters Signs Multi-Million Dollar Internet Security Contract with Symantec

April 25, 2001
Symantec Announces Record Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2001 Results

Symantec Awarded Contract to Secure US Navy/Marine Corps Intranet

April 20, 2001
Symantec to Discuss Building an E-Business Security Framework at ISACA Conference

April 19, 2001
Symantec's Best-Selling Norton AntiVirus Named "Must-Have" by PC World

Symantec's Norton AntiVirus has earned its 14th VB 100% Award

Symantec Rated "Acummulate" by the Buckingham Research Group

April 16, 2001
Symantec Named Finalist by Network Computing for 2001 Well-Connected Award

April 13, 2001
Symantec Opens Office in Turkey

Symantec CEO to Address the Commonwealth Club/Silicon Valley

April 11, 2001
Service Providers See Firewalls, Filtering, Anti-Virus as Top Value-Added Security Services

April 10, 2001
Symantec Provides Carrier-Class Anti-Virus Technology for Range of Network Appliance Devices

April 9, 2001
Symantec Offers Listen-Only Line for its Quarterly Earnings Conference Call

Symantec Opens Registration for Annual Worldwide Users’ Conference

Symantec Security Experts to Speak at RSA Conference 2001

April 5, 2001
Symantec's Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer to Speak at Robinson-Humphrey Conference

Symantec Expert to Participate in Comdex Panel Discussion

April 2, 2001
Symantec Security Check Helps 3 Million Worldwide

Symantec's Industry-Leading Internet Security and Problem Solving Products Support Mac OS X Customers by Providing Immediate Compatibility

Symantec Ghost 7.0 Provides it Administrators with Enhanced PC Deployment and Increased Management Capabilities

March 28, 2001
BellSouth Internet Service Customers to Receive Special Discounts on Symantec Internet Security Products

March 27, 2001
New Symantec AntiVirus 2001 for Palm OS Secures Handheld Devices

Norton AntiVirus 2001 Professional Edition Extends Continuous Virus Protection to PDA Users, Ensures Integrity and Safety of Data for Small Businesses, Power Users

March 24, 2001
Symantec First to Provide Anti-Virus and Enterprise Security Management Protection Against Recently Issued Fraudulent Verisign Digital Certificates

March 20, 2001
Symantec Expert to Discuss Security at WebTek 2001

March 19, 2001
Symantec's New Norton Internet Security 2001 v.3.0 Provides Essential Protection from Viruses, Hackers and Privacy Threats

Symantec's New Norton Personal Firewall 2001 Version 3.0 Maximizes Internet Users Online Safety

Symantec Focuses on Security Needs of Small/Medium Businesses and Remote Offices

March 14, 2001
Symantec’s Enterprise Security Manager First and Only Solution to Protect Against the Four Most Common Microsoft NT Vulnerabilities Used in Recent Eastern European Hack Attacks

Symantec Receives InfoWorld Business Impact Award for PowerVPN

March 08, 2001
Russian Railway Company Chooses Symantec's Antivirus Solution

February 27, 2001
Symantec's Norton Antivirus Corporate Edition Now Supports Windows Me

Symantec Macintosh Products Continue To Lead PC Data Top-Seller List

February 26, 2001
Symantec's Antivirus Solution Excels During Rigorous Tests From Three Of World's Leading Testing Facilities

Symantec Security Experts To Present At InfoSec World

February 20, 2001
Holland's Largest ISP Chooses Symantec To Protect Children From Undesirable Web Material

Symantec Offers Free Educational Webcast, “Everything You Need To Know About VPNs”

Symantec Announces pcAnywhere 10.0

February 12, 2001
Symantec Detects "AnnaKournikova" Worm

Symantec Norton Antivirus Shipping With Small And Medium Business And Corporate PC Product Lines From Hewlett-Packard

February 09, 2001
Symantec Rated Strong Buy by Tucker Anthony Sutro Capital Markets

February 08, 2001
Symantec Offers Webcast Of Annual Analyst Meeting

February 07, 2001
Symantec Receives Patents On Innovative Microdefinition System

Leading Polish Bank Chooses Symantec For Enterprise Virus Protection

January 24, 2001
Symantec Protects World's Fastest Personal Computers

January 17, 2001
Symantec Announces Record Third Quarter Results

Symantec Authorizes Common Share Repurchase Program

January 16, 2001
Symantec's Free Web-Hosted Security Check Analyzes Computer Vulnerabilities For More Than 2 Million Pc Users

Symantec Joins High Tech Industry In Establishing New Information Sharing And Analysis Center

January 15, 2001
Symantec Secures NT, Aix, Os400 And Solaris Environments With Norton AntiVirus For Lotus Notes/Domino

January 10, 2001
Symantec Offers Listen-Only Line For Its Quarterly Earnings Conference Call

January 09, 2001
Symantec Security Check Available To Earthlink's Macintosh Users

Ghost 6.5 Earns Logo Certification for Microsoft Windows 2000

January 08, 2001
Symantec Security Solutions Included In Annual 'Best Of The Best' By Smart Business Magazine

January 03, 2001
Symantec Appoints Industry Expert To AntiVirus Research Team

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