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Symantec’s Michael Klieman Talks "Encryption Everywhere" — How New Freemium Service Provides Security Without Sacrificing Speed

Symantec launched the new Encryption Everywhere program to ensure every legitimate website is secure by 2018 by providing hassle-free, fully integrated SSL certificates to hosts to incorporate into any new website or renewal.
9/8/16/ Ryan Frankel, hostingadvice.com

Symantec Shares Could Rise 25% or More

The software security pioneer looks poised to capitalize on the need for better data protection.
8/27/16 Avi Salzman, barrons.com

Review: ‘Zero Days’ Examines Cyberwarfare’s Potential Online Apocalypse

“The most articulate voices helping to bridge the gap between technological vocabulary and everyday speech are two cybersecurity specialists, Eric Chien and Liam O’Murchu from Symantec Research Labs.”
— Stephen Holden, The New York Times
7/8/16 Stephen Holden, nytimes.com

Recent Press Releases

Symantec Research Finds IoT Devices Increasingly Used to Carry out DDoS Attacks

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – September 22, 2016 – Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the global leader in cyber security, today revealed new research demonstrating how cybercriminal networks are taking advantage of lax Internet of Things (IoT) device security to spread malware and create zombie networks, or botnets, unbeknownst to their device owners. Read More >

Symantec Endpoint Protection Cloud Secures SMBs Against Growing Threats

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – September 13, 2016 – Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the global leader in cyber security, today introduced Symantec Endpoint Protection Cloud, a new solution for small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) to protect them from targeted attacks and ransomware. Read More >

Greg Clark, CEO of Symantec, Recognized on CRN’s List of Top 100 Executives

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – August 11, 2016 – Symantec Corp (NASDAQ:SYMC), the global leader in cyber security, is proud to announce today that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Greg Clark, CEO of Symantec, to its 2016 list of Top 100 Executives and John Thompson, Global VP of Partner and Channel Sales, to its 2016 Top 25 Channel Sales Leaders. Read More >

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