NASDAQ: SYMC 24.82 +0.26 +1.06% Volume: 9,532,839 December 9, 2016

Symantec is the global leader in security

Symantec is the global leader in security. Operating one of the world’s largest cyber intelligence networks, we see more threats, and protect more customers from the next generation of attacks. We help companies, governments and individuals secure their most important data wherever it lives.

Since its inception in 1982, Symantec has grown into a Fortune 500 company through a combination of internal development, strategic acquisition and partnering with industry leaders. Our award-winning solutions enable our customers to trust that their information and identities are secure independent of device or application.

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Symantec to Acquire LifeLock for $2.3 Billion to Form World’s Largest Digital Safety Platform for Consumers and Families November 20, 2016
Combines Norton, the #1 Consumer Security brand, and LifeLock, a leading Identity Protection provider Combination will expand addressable market, broaden value proposition, and enable sustainable consumer segment revenue and profit growth Company reaffirms fiscal year 2017 non-GAAP financial guidance Company reaffirms fiscal year 2018 non-GAAP EPS guidance; acquisition expected to be accretive to FY2019 non-GAAP EPS MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. & TEMPE, Ariz. -(BUSINESS WIRE)- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC) and LifeLock, Inc. (NYSE:LOCK) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Symantec to acquire LifeLock for $24 per share or $2.3 billion in enterprise value. The deal, which was approved by the boards of directors of both companies, is expected to close in the first calendar quarter of 2017, subject to customary closing conditions including LifeLock stockholder approval. In the last year, one third of American citizens and over 650 million people globally...
Independent Research Firm Cites Symantec as a Leader in Data Loss Prevention November 16, 2016
Symantec Receives Top Score for Current Offering, Strategy and Market Presence Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced it has been named a “Leader” in the Forrester Research Inc. report, The Forrester Wave™: Data Loss Prevention Suites, Q4 2016. Comprehensive Data Loss Prevention Suite with Robust Capabilities The Forrester Wave: Data Loss Prevention Suites, Q4 2016 provides security and risk professionals with evaluations of the most significant Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions along with an overview of the current market for DLP. To compile the report, Forrester evaluated the strengths and weaknesses of top DLP suite vendors. Symantec was given the highest possible score across 23 criteria categories including intellectual property protection, endpoint visibility and control, productivity, encryption, security portfolio vision and staffing and related resources. According to Forrester , “Symantec provides a comprehensive DLP...
Symantec* Cited as a Leader in Cloud Security Gateways by Independent Research Firm November 16, 2016
Symantec Receives Top Score for Current Offering Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced it has been named a “Leader” in the Forrester Research Inc. report, The Forrester Wave™: Cloud Security Gateways, Q4 2016. Integrating Cloud Security Gateways with On-Premise Secure Web Gateway The Forrester Wave: Cloud Security Gateways, Q4 2016 provides security and risk professionals with evaluations of most significant cloud security gateway (CSG) providers along with an overview of the current market for CSG. As companies continue to move their data to the cloud, it is critical that organizations evaluate and implement necessary solutions to do so safely and securely. To compile the report, Forrester evaluated the strengths and weaknesses of top CSG vendors, providing Symantec with the highest possible score across seven criteria categories including sanctioned and unsanctioned application (shadow IT) detection, user activity monitoring,...

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