CUPERTINO, Calif. -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC - News) today announced that First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN - News) is using the Symantec Online Fraud Management Solution to help prevent e-mail fraud by combating phishing attacks that may lead to identity theft. Using Symantec's system to detect and block fraudulent e-mail, First Horizon is protecting the integrity of its customers' online transactions and securing their sensitive financial information.
With more than 13,000 employees in more than 40 states, First Horizon provides financial services through hundreds of offices and over the Web. The company has grown from a single location in Memphis, Tennessee, in 1864 to one of the largest financial services companies in the United States. Its banks operate under the name First Horizon Bank in selected markets across the country and under the name First Tennessee in Tennessee, where it has the largest market share. Customers have rewarded the banks with one of the highest customer retention rates of any bank in the country.
Online, First Horizon is shaping itself into a one-stop financial services marketplace. As the bank continues to reach into new markets and gain market share, information security has never been more important. First Horizon uses the Symantec Online Fraud Management to protect customers' financial data by reducing the phishing attacks before they get to the customer.
"It is imperative that First Horizon protects all sensitive and personally identifiable customer information," says Christopher Leach, chief risk officer, First Horizon National Corporation. "Customers choose First Horizon because of our impeccable reputation for protecting their assets and providing excellent customer service. We pride ourselves on our world-class security and we want it to stay that way."
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