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Symantec CTO Keynotes Wireless Security Session At The Conference On Mobile And Wireless Security

CUPERTINO, Calif. – September 10, 2002 - Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC), the world leader in Internet security, today announced that its chief technology officer will lead a keynote session at the Conference on Mobile and Wireless Security, taking place at the Hyatt Regency in Atlanta, September 10-12.

Rob Clyde, vice president and chief technology officer, will present “Connecting and Protecting the Enterprise” today from 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. As wireless Internet access is growing in enterprise environments, Clyde will guide enterprise organizations in how to begin protecting the integrity of the organization’s infrastructure. He will discuss the best practices essential for a comprehensive, integrated approach to information security. In addition, Clyde will outline the proactive steps necessary to win support from senior management and ensure compliance with organizational policies.

Sponsored by the MIS Training Institute, the Conference on Mobile and Wireless Security will examine the process of securing a wireless web connection. The conference program will address topics such as wireless application protocol (WAP) security; securing digital subscriber lines (DSL); and wireless standards. Founded in 1978, the MIS Training Institute focuses on audit and information security education.

About Symantec
Symantec is the world leader in providing solutions to help individuals and enterprises assure the security, availability, and integrity of their information. Headquartered in Cupertino, Calif., Symantec has operations in more than 40 countries. More information is available at www.symantec.com.

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