Symantec granted patent for security tech

Thursday, 3 March 2005, 11:06 AM EST

Symantec has been granted a new patent for antivirus technology by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The patent, number 6,851,057, covers technology related to detecting complex viruses, worms and spyware.

The technology strategy, which the company calls "data-driven detection of viruses," is used throughout Symantec's portfolio of security software software at the desktop, server and gateway levels for consumers and for enterprises.

At CIO Today.

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