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updated blog entry 18 May 2017
Symantec’s acquisition of LifeLock, a leading provider of identity theft protection, in early 2017, has transformed Symantec’s consumer business into the most comprehensive consumer digital safety platform to help people protect their information, identities, devices and families. LifeLock and Symantec are both committed to working in collaboration with stakeholders and nonprofits to ...
idea comment 10 May 2017
updated blog entry 09 May 2017
Product donation is Symantec’s largest mechanism to support the nonprofit community and help nonprofits fulfill their missions. In partnership with TechSoup, each year we provide cybersecurity solutions to more than 25,000 organizations across 55 countries worldwide, allowing them to secure their most important data wherever it lives. Since launching the software donation program in 2002, ...
discussion comment 18 Apr 2017
updated discussion 17 Apr 2017
Hi , I want to migrate storage on VVR. Below are the steps I have in mind. Please correct me if I am wrong. 1. Stop the replication between DC1 & DR 2. Add the New array lun on primary site node. 3. Vxevac from Source lun to target lun. Same for SRL 4. Check the DCM for the Volume after the migration 5. Proceed the same on Secondary site and start replication Below is the Diskgroup ...
updated article 22 Feb 2017
When you log into Connect on February 25, you'll notice something new. Symantec has been working on a new authentication engine -- called Symantec Secure Login -- that will be quietly rolled into place the evening of February 24. Using the new login will be easy. In fact, you shouldn't have to change a thing. Your old username and password will work as always -- no changes ...
updated article 14 Sep 2016
VPAT™ Voluntary Product Accessibility Templates The purpose of the Voluntary Product Accessibility Template, or VPAT™, is to assist Federal contracting officials and other buyers in making preliminary assessments regarding the availability of commercial “Electronic and Information Technology” products and services with features that support accessibility. Symantec supports the U.S. ...
updated article 25 Aug 2016
This page contains our most frequently requested public facing documentation.  Users that have accepted our Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) may access confidential data such as ISO/IEC 27001 certifications, SOC reports and evidence of insurance on our Security Certifications page. Accessibility for Customers with Disabilities Symantec is committed to meeting the accessibility needs of ...
updated article 19 Jul 2016
Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) Symantec Product Status Symantec Validation and Identity Protection (VIP) In Progress (E.g. Planning/Readiness Activities) The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, or FedRAMP, is a government-wide program (www.fedramp.gov) that provides a standardized approach to security assessment, authorization, and ...
updated blog entry 18 May 2017
Symantec’s acquisition of LifeLock, a leading provider of identity theft protection, in early 2017, has transformed Symantec’s consumer business into the most comprehensive consumer digital safety platform to help people protect their information, identities, devices and families. LifeLock and Symantec are both committed to working in collaboration with stakeholders and nonprofits to ...
updated blog entry 09 May 2017
Product donation is Symantec’s largest mechanism to support the nonprofit community and help nonprofits fulfill their missions. In partnership with TechSoup, each year we provide cybersecurity solutions to more than 25,000 organizations across 55 countries worldwide, allowing them to secure their most important data wherever it lives. Since launching the software donation program in 2002, ...
updated blog entry 28 Apr 2017
In school we often learn a subject without fully understanding why that subject is important more broadly, and may be applied beyond our studies. In most cases, it is the reason we lose interest at some point with different subjects. Science, math and engineering can easily be one of these subjects. Students often learn the concepts theoretically, but are not exposed to their applications in ...
new blog entry 25 Apr 2017
Last week, Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine announced their annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens List and we are proud to announce that Symantec has climbed 52 spots to #35! The ranking, in its 18th year, is based on publicly available disclosures for 260 indicators across key CR areas such as philanthropy/community engagement, environmental sustainability, human rights, climate change, ...
new blog entry 20 Apr 2017
“Each of us can make a difference, and together accomplish what might seem impossible." - Wangari Maathai, Founder of the Green Belt Movement and the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Last week, Cecily Joseph, Symantec's Vice President, Corporate Responsibility, authored an article on the Huffington Post “From Me to We: In Today’s World, What Does it Mean to Be a Responsible Corporate ...
updated blog entry 19 Apr 2017
Great products require building bridges between customer needs and technology through cross-functional thinking and closer collaboration of product management, marketing, and sales teams. Product management excellence provides companies a distinct competitive advantage but achieving high performance consistently is a constant struggle for even the most innovative companies. Reducing time to ...
updated blog entry 13 Apr 2017
This piece was orginially published by Cecily Joseph on April 13, 2017 via Huffington Post. As the political landscape evolves significantly within the US and other regions across the globe, policy and regulatory changes have people of all political backgrounds uncertain of what the future holds for some of our most critical societal issues such as climate change, community and ...
updated download 06 Aug 2009
If Internet Options are missing then just use this tool on your Windows Xp machine. Usage: xp_ie_missing_tabs.vbs and save this file to your hard drive. Navigate to where you saved it and double click the file. The script will prompt you when its finished. Regards, Vinjaram Symantec
updated download 05 Jun 2009
This is a little script package I put together to get a list of clients to point to the right SAV service to be managed. We were seeing a large amount of clients that were shown as being managed by the server but were not taking updates. The FixVirusDef script is pretty simple. It copies the PKI root certs and the GRC.dat files to the appropriate location on the client from the VPHOME ...
new event 13 Sep 2016
SYMANTEC SPOTLIGHT: LOS ANGELES Defining the Future of Cyber Security Join the world's cyber security leaders in addressing real-world security challenges. REGISTER HERE AGENDA Thursday, October 13, 2016 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM Registration, Breakfast, Expo Hall Open 9:30 AM to 11:15 AM Keynote Session Breakout 1 11:30 AM to 12:15 ...
new event 23 May 2016
**Register Now for This Free 3-Hour Symantec Certification Webinar to Ensure Your Success!*** https://symantecevents.verite.com/34479/123456 Join us for an engaging webinar covering some of the Symantec IT Management Suite 8.0 SCS exam objectives. This 3-hour webinar will provide you knowledge, skills and confidence to succeed. During this webinar, Rajesh Rathod, will explore some of the ITMS ...
updated event 23 May 2016
**Register Now for This Free 3-Hour Symantec Certification Webinar to Ensure Your Success!*** https://symantecevents.verite.com/34479/123456 Join us for an engaging webinar covering some of the Symantec IT Management Suite 8.0 SCS exam objectives. This 3-hour webinar will provide you knowledge, skills and confidence to succeed. During this webinar, Rajesh Rathod, will explore some of the ITMS ...
updated event 17 Sep 2015
Vision is right around the corner, so it’s time to start getting ready for the 8th annual User Group Challenge. This year’s competition is based off of the game show Minute to Win It, and will reveal which User Group can think fast under pressure, work together as a team, and since we’ll be in Las Vegas has a little luck on its side. If you haven’t registered for Vision ...
new event 23 Aug 2015
Symantec has been a leader in cyber security simulation – the gamification of skills assessment and development through the use of immersive, hands-on infrastructure and situations using realistic, virtualized systems, networks and applications for attack, defense, incident response and more.  Join our Cyber Security Simulation Product Management team to hear about how Symantec ...
updated event 11 Aug 2015
Please join us for a live webinar for industry analysts hosted by Jeff Scheel, Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Amit Jasuja, Senior Vice President, Product Development. We will discuss the strategy and direction for Symantec enterprise security solutions and you will also have the opportunity to ask questions. When: 18th August, 8am PST / 11 am EDT / 4pm GMT Industry Analysts ...
updated event 16 Jul 2015
Symantec will be at Black Hat USA 2015 taking place on 1-6 August 2015 in Las Vegas, NV. Join our security researchers and experts as they share their analysis of the latest cyber threats, trends and attackers. Visit Symantec’s booth and learn how Symantec can help organizations get in front of an attack – not just detect, assess and respond to a threat. Industry Analysts interested in ...
new event 20 Apr 2015
Visit Booth #3811 in the North Hall to experience our exciting new Cybersecurity Simulation offering. Learn more about how Symantec can protect organizations from Advanced Persistent Threats while keeping their information safe in the era of the Internet of Things. Visit our Cybersecurity Operations Center and join our Security Analysts as they identify malicious activity and walk through a ...
new event 24 Mar 2015
Veritas Technologies Corporation, the independent information management company that will emerge once the separation from Symantec is complete, is ready to preview its product strategy with select industry analysts. The Veritas business will continue to invest in its leading core products and deliver them however enterprises want to buy them, whether it’s in the cloud, on-premise ...
new event 18 Dec 2014
Symantec will be at the upcoming Mobile World Congress industry event taking place in Barcelona on 2-5 March 2015, sharing some exciting updates around Symantec’s mobile offerings. If you are interested to connect with our mobile executives and experts to discuss our latest product offerings and trends please contact Lourdes_Johnson@symantec.com or Patricia_Valuch@symantec.com in the Analyst ...
updated video 03 Jan 2017
This video describes how to run the Threat Analysis Scan in Symantec Help (SymHelp) to aid in the discovery of potentially malicious files. For additional information visit: How to run the Threat Analysis Scan in Symantec Help (SymHelp) http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH215519
updated video 03 Jan 2017
A video that describes how to use the -x command-line parameter for SymHelp to extract collected files from an .sdbz file created by SymHelp.
updated video 03 Jan 2017
The Omnibus Final Rule put into effect on September 23, 2013, modified HIPAA’s previous requirements and impacts the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules. In addition to finalizing Breach Notification, Omnibus also significantly increases Civil Monetary Penalties (CMPs) and changes how they are applied. Changes to the definition of Business Associates has meant significant adjustments for many ...
updated video 03 Jan 2017
How to download, run and use SymHelp to collect data for a Symantec Support case. For additional information on collecting date for support with SymHelp please visit: How to collect data for a Symantec Support case http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH203533
updated video 03 Jan 2017
Symantec's Gigi Schumm appeared on Government Contracting Weekly where she speaks on her career background and Symantec's role in protecting the worlds people and information.  Government Contracting Weekly is sponsored by AOC Key Solutions.  To learn more, visit www.governmentcontractingweekly.com
video comment 20 Feb 2016
updated video 23 Sep 2013
How to download, run and use SymHelp to diagnose common Symantec product issues. For additional information on running self-help reports with SymHelp please visit: How to run and use Symantec Help reports http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH210694
updated video 16 Apr 2013
Symantec's Man on the Street, Bob Bedore, gives a little insight to Vision 2013 in Las Vegas. It's one man with one camera providing a taste of this very anticipated event.
updated video 26 Mar 2013
In this short video Greg Day, Security CTO EMEA, shares his impressions from Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona. He talks about the trends in the connected world and the move from only securing a device to looking more closely at the applications and needs for business processes. Additionally, Greg highlights some of the key findings from Symantec's recent State of Mobility survey.
idea comment 10 May 2017
new idea 09 May 2017
Would like Symantec to enable SEPM to retrieve updates from Symantec using TLS 1.2. It currently uses port 80 and 21 to retrieve updates.
new idea 20 Apr 2017
We require for some of our systems to be scanned monthly on a specific day of that week.  For Example the First Sunday of every month.  Currently you can only select to scan monthly on a specific date.  this is not acceptable for our critical systems that can only be scanned on a specific day of the month ie. First Sunday of every month..
new idea 13 Apr 2017
The thought process behind this Idea is to foster collaboration and resolve questions in a timely manner. For example, I have a question related to a problem I'm experiencing with Endpoint Protection and looking for a quick answer. I know that "John" is a SME for SEP, but, maybe he was unaware of my post. I would like to be able to 'tag' John so that he gets an alert/notice that he was ...
new idea 29 Mar 2017
Apply Device control policy to block the data transfer from mobile to PC & vice versa and allow to charge only mobile.