Symantec Maps Enterprise Security Solution to VMware vShield

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Following suit with its rivals, Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) is offering a free, downloadable upgrade to its Endpoint Protection (SEP) anti-malware software that supports VMware’s (NYSE: VMW) vShield security platform (now integrated with vCloud Networking and Security). Symantec’s SEP 12 has been on the market for some 16 months and at 8.5 million deployments is the vendor’s most rapidly adopted enterprise security solution. The latest version, 12.1.2, now includes features that “expand the protection of virtual environments, increase security effectiveness, improve management and broaden (IT news)