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Symantec's CEO Says the Company's Got Its Groove Back

By Bob Hackett
June 8, 2017
Fortune

Inside Symantec's bid to build the Amazon of cybersecurity tools

By Clint Boulton
June 13, 2017
CIO

The New Old Guard: Symantec And McAfee Fight To Regain Dominance In The New World Of Security

By Sarah Kuranda
June 12, 2017
CRN

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Symantec to Acquire Skycure, Providing Customers with Comprehensive Mobile Threat Defense Across iOS, Android and Windows

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – July 11, 2017 Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire U.S. and Israel-based Skycure, a leader in mobile threat defense. Following completion of the acquisition, Skycure’s predictive threat detection techniques will enrich Symantec’s enterprise and consumer mobility offerings to help organizations more confidently address the needs of the increasingly mobile workforce, enabling them to ensure that devices are risk-free and secure while accessing corporate resources.
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Consumers’ Perceived Invincibility on Public Wi-Fi Could Be Placing Their Personal Information at Risk

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – July 9, 2017 – Consumers are unable to resist a strong, free Wi-Fi network and their online behaviors may be placing their personal information at risk, according to Norton by Symantec’s (NASDAQ: SYMC) 2017 Norton Wi-Fi Risk Report, released today.
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Symantec to Acquire Fireglass to Bring a Generational Leap Forward in User Protection

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – July 6, 2017 – Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Israel-based Fireglass, the leading agentless isolation solution that eliminates ransomware, malware and phishing threats in real-time by preventing potentially harmful content from ever reaching user endpoints or the corporate network. With this acquisition, Symantec further strengthens its Integrated Cyber Defense Platform and dramatically extends the Company’s leadership in Secure Web Gateway and Email protection delivered both on premises and in the cloud.
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