Splunk Enterprise Selected as Symantec’s Security Investigation Platform

  Splunk Enterprise Selected as Symantec’s Security Investigation Platform

 Splunk Software to Help Investigate Security Incidents and Ensure Compliance

Business Wire

SAN FRANCISCO -- February 28, 2014

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), provider of the leading software platform for
real-time operational intelligence, today announced that Symantec (NASDAQ:
SYMC) has selected Splunk® Enterprise 6 to help bolster its security
intelligence operations. Through this partnership, Symantec will centralize,
monitor and analyze security-related data in Splunk Enterprise to help
investigate incidents and detect advanced threats. Symantec will also use
Splunk software to ensure comprehensive compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX)
and the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).

“With today’s threat landscape, it’s critical that we react quickly to
identify and respond to any type of threat, especially advanced threats that
continue to increase in complexity,” said Julie Talbot-Hubbard, chief security
officer, Symantec. “Our efforts, in combination with Splunk software,
demonstrate that we are implementing best practices to not only protect our
customers and partners, but also help with addressing critical customer

“Symantec is more than a valued Splunk customer, they also are a strong
partner as together we help businesses and organizations tackle the toughest
cybersecurity threats in the world,” said Haiyan Song, vice president of
security markets, Splunk. “We look forward to seeing the Symantec security
team’s accomplishments with Splunk software.”

Go to the Splunk website to learn more about why more than 2,800 organizations
use Splunk Enterprise as a big data security intelligence platform for
real-time detection of advanced threats, incident investigation and response,
forensics, security and compliance reporting, fraud detection and centralized
log management.

About Splunk Inc.

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) provides the leading software platform for
real-timeOperational Intelligence.Splunk® software and cloud services enable
organizations to search, monitor, analyze and visualize machine-generated big
data coming from websites, applications, servers, networks, sensors and mobile
devices. More than 7,000 enterprises, government agencies, universities and
service providers in over 90 countries use Splunksoftware to deepen business
and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud,
improve service performance and reduce cost.Splunk products includeSplunk®
Enterprise,Splunk Cloud™,Splunk Storm®,Hunk™: Splunk Analytics for
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