Symantec Partners with Rockwell Automation to Maximize Security for Industrial PCs

Symantec Embedded Security: Critical Systems Protection has been qualified for use with Rockwell Automation software MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – April 20, 2016 – Symantec Corp.  today announced a partnership with Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) to secure connected industrial systems from malicious attacks. As a first step, Rockwell Automation has qualified the Symantec Embedded Security: Critical Systems Protection solution for interoperability with a range of Rockwell Automation software product...
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Symantec Announces Encryption Everywhere

A Global Leader in Cybersecurity Calls on Website Owners and Web Hosting Providers to Secure All Legitimate Web Traffic by 2018 With only 3% of today’s websites encrypted, Symantec offers clear path to help secure sites easily and help to win back internet security for every business and consumer RUST, Germany, World Hosting Days - March 15, 2016 – Symantec Corp., a global leader in cybersecurity, today announced the worldwide availability of Encryption Everywhere, a website security pac...
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Symantec Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results

Revenue within guided range; Operating margin and EPS at the high end of guided range Enterprise Security continues its growth trajectory, adjusting for currency; Consumer Security margins expand year-over-year to 55% Board of Directors authorizes $500 million accelerated share repurchase MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – November 5, 2015 – Symantec Corp. today reported the results of its second quarter of fiscal year 2016, ended October 2, 2015. Michael A. Brown, president and CEO, s...
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Symantec Secures More Than 1 Billion Internet of Things (IoT) Devices

Symantec expands security portfolio with new Embedded Critical System Protection, designed to defend IoT devices against zero-day attacks, and signs ATM manufacturer Wincor Nixdorf as one of the early adopters Mountain View, Calif. – August 25, 2015 – Symantec today announced it is securing more than one billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices, including everything from televisions and cars to smart meters and critical infrastructure. With IoT devices expected to number 25 billion by...
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Symantec Announces Sale of Veritas to The Carlyle Group

• Symantec expects to receive approximately $6.3 billion in net cash proceeds • Raises stock repurchase program to $2.6 billion and maintains dividend at $0.15 MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — August 11, 2015 - Today, Symantec Corp. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its information management business, known as Veritas, to an investor group led by The Carlyle Group together with GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, and other expected co-investors for $8 bill...
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Symantec Challenges Online Retailers to Make This Year’s Cyber Monday the Safest on Record

Cyber Security Leader Simplifies Securing E-Commerce Sites With New Automated Installation Symantec's SSL Assistant Plus Goes Beyond Basic Encryption Offerings July 22, 2015 – Today, Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC) has issued a challenge to online retailers to make this year’s Cyber Monday the safest on record. In order to prepare, the company released an enhanced version of its best-in-class encryption tool, Symantec SSL Assistant Plus, to make it easy for online retailers and other si...
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Symantec Announces Extensive New Cloud Offering

Symantec DLP 14 Provides CIOs with More Visibility and Control over Company Data Strengthened Partnership with Box Further Protects Information in the Cloud June 2, 2015 – Available now, (Nasdaq: SYMC) Symantec’s new Data Loss Prevention 14 will give CIOs greater confidence that employees can take advantage of storing information in the cloud without worrying about data loss or theft. “Symantec Data Loss Prevention is a content-aware security technology that helps companies un...
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Symantec Expands Incident Response Services Globally

New Offerings Leverage Comprehensive Global Intelligence to Proactively Address Cyber Threats MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – April 13, 2015 – Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) announced today the expansion of Incident Response Services into several new markets, a move that enables organizations to proactively address security needs, enable continual security improvement and overall cyber resiliency. As of April, Symantec’s Incident Response Emergency Response service is available globally, and S...
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Norton Earns AV-TEST Innovation Award For Protecting Consumers From Risky Android Apps

App Advisor for Google Play feature, powered by Norton Mobile Insight, recognized for proactive threat protection, app intelligence MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – March 2, 2015 – Symantec Corp. announced today it received the AV-TEST Innovation Award 2015 in Mobile Security for App Advisor for Google Play, a feature found in both Norton’s consumer and Symantec’s enterprise mobile solutions. The award presentation will take place at the Symantec booth at Mobile World Congress located in Hall ...
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Symantec Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Results

Achieved 30 percent non-GAAP operating margin target Accelerating growth of Veritas business driven by strength in enterprise backup and appliances Approved a new $1 billion share repurchase program MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – February 5, 2015 – Symantec Corp. today reported the results of its third quarter of fiscal year 2015, ended January 2, 2015. Michael A. Brown, president and CEO, said, “Cyberattacks continue to dominate the headlines with more than 70 percent of these still occur...
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