From: Alfred Huger (
Date: 07/17/02

Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2002 14:50:00 -0600 (MDT)
From: Alfred Huger <>

Today, SecurityFocus and Symantec announced that Symantec is acquiring
SecurityFocus. Symantec sees real value in the services SecurityFocus
provides to its customers and believes they are an excellent fit with
their current offerings. We at SecurityFocus see this as an opportunity to
provide even better services in the future.

Symantec is also cognizant of the value and uniqueness of the public
services SecurityFocus provides to the community, such as the numerous
mailing lists we host and the content we provide via SecurityFocus Online.

In short this means the lists you are reading this will remain as is given
Symantecs commitment to the future growth and health of the community we
have all built here.


VP Engineering
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