Roxio and Symantec to Offer Complete PC Safety Package

10 March 2008: Roxio, a division of Sonic Solutions, the leader in digital media software, today announces the inclusion of Symantec’s Norton Internet Security 2008 for purchasers of its Easy Media Creator 10 software.  A 90-day trial version of Norton Internet Security 2008 is now available across Europe.

Roxio Easy Media Creator 10 customers will now have use of the full Norton Internet Security 2008 software package providing complete anti-virus and internet fraud protection for 90 days after which they have the option to purchase a full one-year subscription, at a recommended retail price of £49.99, which entitles them to 12 months of security and technology updates. Norton Internet Security 2008 includes features such as antivirus, antispyware, antiphishing, a two-way firewall protection, web site authentication and much more.

“The inclusion of Norton Internet Security completes the superb protection that Easy Media Creator 10 already provides with its advanced backup and easy recovery of data and digital media.” explains David Burton, EMEA Marketing Director, Roxio.  “We are delighted to offer our customers 24/7 protection in association with the World’s leading security software publisher, Symantec.”

In addition to comprehensive copy, backup and burn features, Easy Media Creator 10 enables users to quickly and easily turn their photos, video and music into impressive multi-media projects that can be shared on CD, DVD, the Internet, or mobile devices.  Winner of awards from leading UK publications such as Personal Computer World, PC Advisor, Computer Shopper and What Laptop, Easy Media Creator is the world’s number 1 Digital Media Suite with over 400 million copies installed worldwide.

Roxio’s complete safety package is available from UK stores including Amazon, Staples, Comet, John Lewis and other software retailers

 

About Sonic Solutions

Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC; http://www.sonic.com) enables the creation, management, and enjoyment of digital media content through its Hollywood to Home products, services, and technologies. Sonic's products range from the advanced authoring systems used to produce Hollywood DVD and Blu-ray Disc titles to the award-winning Roxio®-branded photo, video, music, and digital-media management applications. Sonic's patented technologies and AuthorScript® media engine are relied upon by leading technology firms to define rich media experiences on a wide array of consumer electronics, mobile devices, set-top players, retail kiosks, and PCs. Always an innovator, Sonic has taken a leading role in helping professional and consumer markets make the successful transition to the new high-definition media formats and, through the Sonic DVD On Demand and Qflix platforms, Sonic is defining new models for the digital distribution of premium Hollywood entertainment. Sonic Solutions is headquartered in Marin County, California.

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