Symantec: CSR & Sustainability News

Symantec Corporation provides security, storage, and systems management solutions internationally. Symantec markets and sells its products through distributors, retailers, direct marketers, Internet-based resellers, original equipment manufacturers, system builders, and Internet service providers; and its e-commerce channels, as well as direct sales force, value-added and large account resellers, and system integrators. The company was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.

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What Does Women’s Leadership Mean in 2015?

Nearly a century after women were granted the right to vote and a half century after the Equal Pay Act, the United States…
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3p Weekend: 30 CSR Pros to Follow in 2015

If you resolved to be more informed and more connected in 2015, we're here to help. Check out these 30 corporate social responsibility…
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Video: Antoine Andrews of Symantec Talks Diversity at Net Impact ’14

"We've all been in situations where we were either an insider or an outsider," Antoine Andrews, director of global diversity and inclusion for…
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Symantec Pledges to Engage 1M Students in STEM by 2020

According to the Symantec, cybersecurity jobs are one of the fastest-growing fields in IT, but there are not enough qualified applicants to fill…
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Symantec Brings Cyber Security Jobs to HS Grads

Launched in late June with non-profits Year Up, Life Journey and NPower, the Symantec Cyber Career Connection prepares high school grads to take…
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Symantec Twitter Chat Recap: “Bridging the Workforce and Diversity Gaps”

Join TriplePundit, Symantec, Shared Value Initiative and Susan McPherson on Twitter to learn about “Bridging the Workforce and Diversity Gaps." Follow along on…
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Users Concerned About Data Security, Companies Slow to Respond

Although online data can provide great benefit, it presents numerous security issues as well, and consumer demand for security is largely unmet.
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Small Business Survival: The Real Risks with Viral Success

We're in the age of the disruptive sharing economy startup, when viral success may seem like it's just around the corner. But the…
Symantec partner YearUp provides urban young adults with the skills, experience, and support to get professional jobs.

Behind the Scenes: A Look at the Creation of Symantec’s Signature CSR Program

Symantec is using philanthropy dollars to fund STEM education initiatives in the security space. Find out how they got the project off the…
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Preparing the Next Generation for Ethical and Safe Online Engagement

With the omnipresence of the internet, parents must be increasingly aware and armed with the tools to keep their children safe online.
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Storing Data in the Cloud: How Safe is It?

Inherent in corporate social responsibility, data security takes on even greater importance given the profusion of mobile devices and use of cloud services.…
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Can Companies Restore Consumer Confidence After a Data Breach?

Target’s 2013 data breach eroded customer trust, which was demonstrated in its sales numbers after the crisis: The retail giant’s profit dropped almost…
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‘Dragonfly’ Malware Highlights Vulnerability of Energy Infrastructure

As uncovered by Symantec, Dragonfly is a sophisticated cyber espionage campaign targeting a broad range of key Western energy and power industry providers.…
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Heartbleed Continues to Threaten Internet Security and Consumer Trust

To boost trust and protect privacy, companies need to educate both users and employees on safe internet practices.
In 1983, the field of Cyber Security didn't exist, but if it had, it would have prevented Matthew Broderick's character in War Games from hacking the U.S. nuclear arsenal.

Symantec Bets on Next Generation of Cyber Security Workers

Symantec wants you -- and the young people of America -- to know that not only is this career path well-paying and approachable,…