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Symantec Offers Free Webcast to Educate Users on Providing Secure Remote Access

CUPERTINO, Calif. - June 11, 2001 - Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced its latest Webcast, "What You Need to Know to Close the Remote Access Hole in Your Network Security." As businesses open their networks to customers, remote offices, and partners, they must protect themselves from unwanted internal and external intrusions. Symantec's Webcast will educate attendees about balancing their need for remote access with the requirement to secure their network. This 60 minute Webcast is scheduled for Tuesday, June 12 at 9:00 a.m. EDT, 11:00 a.m. EDT and 2:00 p.m. EDT. Attendees can register at http://enterprisesecurity.symantec.com/content/webcastinfo.cfm.

Symantec's "What You Need to Know To Close the Remote Access Hole in Your Network Security" Webcast will cover topics including:

  • Closing security holes while still maintaining high availability to servers and desktops.

  • Managing desktop lockdown, binary integrity checking, and password protection with network user authentication and product identification through serialization and policy enforcement.

  • Scanning for vulnerabilities across a broad spectrum of remote access products.

  • Encryption and how it fits into remote control.

About Symantec
Symantec, a world leader in Internet security technology, provides a broad range of content and network security solutions to individuals and enterprises. The company is a leading provider of virus protection, vulnerability assessment, intrusion prevention, Internet content and e-mail filtering, remote management technologies and security services to enterprises around the world. Symantec's Norton brand of consumer security products leads the market in worldwide retail sales and industry awards. Headquartered in Cupertino, Calif., Symantec has worldwide operations in 36 countries. For more information, please visit our Web site at www.symantec.com.

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