SOURCE: Symantec

November 07, 2005 11:45 ET

Symantec CEO to Keynote at Goldman Sachs Conference

CUPERTINO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 7, 2005 -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that Symantec Chairman and CEO John W. Thompson will keynote at the Goldman Sachs Software & IT Services Conference in New York City. Thompson's presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 8, at 9:00 a.m. ET/ 6:00 a.m. PT.

Thompson will discuss the importance of creating a balance between information security and information availability. He will also discuss how the industry needs to evolve to help customers build a resilient infrastructure, one that remains up, running and growing, no matter what happens.

A live webcast of the session and a replay will be available to the public. To view the webcast, please visit Symantec's Investor Relations Web site at

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