President Appoints Symantec CEO Steve Bennett to National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee

President Appoints Symantec CEO Steve Bennett to National Security 
Telecommunications Advisory Committee 
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/12/13 --  Symantec Corp.
(NASDAQ: SYMC) announced that President Obama has appointed Symantec
President and Chief Executive Officer Steve Bennett to the National
Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee (NSTAC). The
appointment was made via press release distributed by the White
House, found at
Bennett's appointment is the standard three-year term for all members
of the NSTAC. 
"It is an honor to be selected to serve on the President's National
Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee," said Steve Bennett,
Symantec president and chief executive officer. "The Committee has a
long and distinguished record of providing recommendations to the
President on telecommunications and information technology critical
infrastructure security and protection issues, and I look forward to
contributing to that work in the future." 
For more than 30 years, the NSTAC has brought together up to 30
industry chief executives from major telecommunications and network
service providers, and information technology, finance, and aerospace
companies. The NSTAC's goal is to develop recommendations to the
President to assure vital telecommunications links through any event
or crisis, and to help the U.S. Government maintain a reliable,
secure, and resilient national communications posture. More
information about the NSTAC can be found at 
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Jaime Barclay
Symantec Corp.
Smita Rode
Weber Shandwick
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