Symantec (ticker: SYMC, exchange: NASDAQ Global Market (.O))
News Release -
Symantec to Participate in Congressional Subcommittee Hearing on Cyber Security for Small Businesses
CUPERTINO, CA, Mar 15, 2006 (MARKET WIRE via COMTEX News Network) -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that Enrique Salem,
Symantec senior vice president, Consumer Products and Solutions, will
participate in a hearing on cyber security for small businesses
conducted by the United State House of Representatives Small Business
Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform and Oversight. The hearing,
entitled "The State of Small Business Security In A Cyber Economy,"
is scheduled for Thursday, March 16, 2006, at 2:00 p.m. ET in room
2360 of the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C.
Salem's remarks will focus on the challenges that small and
medium-sized businesses face in dealing with today's cyber threats and
how their precautions for ensuring information security differ from
those of large enterprises.
Salem is responsible for all elements of Symantec's worldwide
consumer business, including engineering, sales, alliances, marketing,
public relations, and customer care. He guides his team in
identifying and developing Symantec's industry-leading consumer
solutions and bringing those solutions to market.
Symantec is the world leader in providing solutions to help
individuals and enterprises assure the security, availability, and
integrity of their information. Headquartered in Cupertino, Calif.,
Symantec has operations in more than 40 countries. More information
is available at www.symantec.com.
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