Symantec training gov lawyers, judges on cyber issues

Thursday - 5/5/2011, 5:36pm EDT

Law enforcement has a new resource in the fight against cyber crime.

Software company Symantec has launched the Norton Cybersecurity Institute to help train government attorneys, prosecutors and judges on cybersecurity issues.

The institute will bring together industry professionals and the law enforcement community to further cooperation. E-Week.com reports the institute will also pay to have foreign law enforcement officers join to collaborate with U.S. Investigators on common threats.

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