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SystemWorks 3.0 for Macintosh

SYMANTEC TO DELIVER THE WORLD’S FIRST COMPREHENSIVE ANTIVIRUS AND PROBLEM
SOLVING SOLUTION OPTIMIZED FOR MAC OS X

New Norton SystemWorks 3.0 for Macintosh Now Features Faster System
Optimization, Easier Data Recovery, Mac OS X Bootable CD

CUPERTINO, Calif. – June 4, 2003- Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC), the world leader
in Internet security, today announced Norton SystemWorks 3.0 for Macintosh,
the world’s first complete antivirus and problem solving solution optimized
for Mac OS X. Scheduled to be widely available in late June, Norton
SystemWorks 3.0 for Macintosh combines the latest enhancements to
Symantec’s market-leading utility and antivirus products — Norton
Utilities 8.0 for Macintosh and Norton AntiVirus 9.0 for Macintosh – with
select partner back-up and uninstall utilities to deliver a full continuum
of disk repair, recovery and optimization tools.

“As any user who has experienced the loss of important computer files or
personal data will testify, the most valuable component of a computer
system is frequently the information it contains,” said Steve Cullen,
senior vice president of Symantec Consumer and Client Product Delivery.
“One of the easiest ways Mac users can safeguard that information is by
using Symantec’s Norton SystemWorks 3.0 for Macintosh, which
comprehensively guards against potentially disastrous events such as disk
problems, performance issues, and virus attacks.”

Norton SystemWorks 3.0 for Macintosh will include:

– Norton Utilities 8.0 for Macintosh, the most complete set of disk repair,
data recovery and optimization tools for the Mac platform

– Norton AntiVirus 9.0 for Macintosh, which now scans and disinfects both
PC and Mac viruses for added protection

– Retrospect Express Backup by Dantz, which stores backup files on
removable cartridges, DVD-RAM, compatible, CD-R/RW, MO, an external hard
drive, or even on a secure site via the Internet

– Spring Cleaning by Aladdin Systems, which completely uninstalls
applications and their associated files to regain disk space and sweep away
hard-to-find Internet cookies, cache, and history files

Norton Utilities 8.0 for Macintosh
Symantec’s Norton SystemWorks 3.0 for Macintosh includes a full version of
Norton Utilities 8.0 for Macintosh, which offers users the most complete
set of disk repair, data recovery and optimization tools for the Macintosh
platform. In this latest version, users will be able to defrag Mac OS X
hard drives in idle time, thereby having less impact on their work.
Additionally, users will be able to schedule FileSaver scans of the hard
disk making it easier to use and more convenient, as well as being able to
boot and run more utilities in Mac OS X –including Volume Recover and Wipe
Info, providing better optimization and recovery.

Norton AntiVirus 9.0 for Macintosh
Adding the ability to scan and disinfect PC viruses, Norton AntiVirus 9.0
for Macintosh will now protect users from passing along the most common
types of computer viruses, as well as worms and Trojans. In addition to
protecting users from Mac-specific threats, the latest version of Norton
AntiVirus will also prevent Mac users from inadvertently being carriers of
Windows-based threats and proliferating malicious attacks. PC virus, worm
and Trojan protection also will enable multi-platform users to utilize one
solution to protect all their operating systems from the threat of attack.

Pricing and Availability
Norton SystemWorks 3.0 for Macintosh runs on Mac OS X and Mac OS 9 and is
available now for pre-order at www.SymantecStore.com for an estimated
retail price of $129.95. Current users of Symantec’s Macintosh products,
as well as users of select competitive products, can take advantage of an
upgrade mail-in-rebate of $50. Norton Utilities 8.0 for Macintosh and
Norton AntiVirus 9.0 for Macintosh and run on Mac OS X and Mac OS 9 and can
also be pre-ordered separately as stand alone products, for an estimated
retail price of $99.95 and $69.95 respectively. In late June, these
products are expected to be available for purchase at various retail
locations, the Symantec online store at www.symantecstore.com as well as
from other online retailers.

About Symantec
Symantec, the world leader in Internet security technology, provides a
broad range of content and network security software and appliance
solutions to individuals, enterprises and service providers. The company is
a leading provider of client, gateway and server security solutions for
virus protection, firewall and virtual private network, vulnerability
management, intrusion detection, Internet content and e-mail filtering,
remote management technologies and security services to enterprises and
service providers around the world. Symantec’s Norton brand of consumer
security products is a leader in worldwide retail sales and industry
awards. Headquartered in Cupertino, Calif., Symantec has worldwide
operations in 36 countries. For more information, please visit
www.symantec.com.

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