Norton™ AntiVirus

Introducing Norton Security

Today you’re connecting from more devices and locations than ever. So we’re introducing our best protection ever for PCs, Macs®, smartphones and tablets in a single service. Now wherever you go, go with Norton Security – so you can go boldly, not blindly.

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Actively protects you from viruses, identity theft and social media dangers

  • Insight identifies which files and applications are safe and which are dangerous, using the combined feedback of more than 175 million Norton™ users.
  • Norton Community Watch tracks virtually every file on the Internet for comprehensive global threat monitoring.
  • SONAR Behavioral Protection detects the signs that a file is dangerous to proactively protect you from never-before-seen threats.
  • Internet Protection System scours websites and social networking sites for suspicious links and content to identify the latest social networking scams.
  • Download Insight and IP Address Insight prevent you from downloading files from websites that have a low reputation score within the Norton user community.
  • Live 24x7 Threat Monitoring is backed by a network of Norton users who serve as your own personal Neighborhood Watch group.
  • Scam Insight reviews a website's reputation and lets you know if it's safe to enter your personal information.
  • Anti-phishing Technology blocks fraudulent "phishing" sites set up to steal your personal information.
  • Identity Safe remembers, secures and automatically enters your usernames and passwords for you, so they can't be lost or stolen.
  • Safe Web tells you if a website is unsafe before you visit it and it's too late.
  • Safe Web for Facebook scans your Facebook Wall and News Feed for URLs containing security threats, such as phishing sites, malicious downloads and links to unsafe external sites.
  • Network mapping and monitoring shows all the devices connected to your home network, so you can spot uninvited guests using your wireless connection and/or eavesdropping on you.

Automatic, silent updates keep you one step ahead of new threats and those not yet invented

  • Automatic product downloads and installations when you're not using your computer ensure your protection is always up to date.
  • Norton Pulse updates virus definitions every 5 to 15 minutes without disrupting your work or play.
  • Insight + Optimised File Copy identifies safe files and only scans unknown files.
  • Built-in Intelligence maximises battery life by putting off non-critical activities until you are plugged in and out of full-screen mode.
  • Norton Management enables easy single-password access to all Norton cloud-based applications and Web properties – to update, renew, fix or install Norton – including Norton Management, Norton Anti-Theft, Norton Family and Identity Safe.
  • Windows® 8 Compatibility touch-friendly support works equally well in keyboard and mouse environments.

Deep-cleansing tools scour and disinfect even the nastiest infections that lesser products miss

  • Norton Power Eraser scrubs your computer of deeply embedded, difficult-to-remove infections.
  • Norton Bootable Recovery Tool creates an emergency rescue CD, DVD or USB that gets your PC running like new, even if it's so infected it won't start up.
  • Windows 8 App remediation scans Windows 8 apps for threats and removes them.
  • FREE SUPPORT. Symantec provides free, unlimited chat and phone support for a period of one year from initial installation of this product. Updating to the latest product version may be required to access support. Regular Internet connection fees and call charges apply. For full details and to access support, go to www.symantec.com/globalsupport.

Operating Systems Supported

  • Microsoft® Windows® XP (32-bit) Home/Professional/Tablet PC/Media Center (32-bit) with Service Pack 2 or later
  • Microsoft Windows Vista® (32-bit and 64-bit) Starter/Home Basic/Home Premium/Business/Ultimate with Service Pack 1 or later
  • Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit) Starter/Home Basic/Home Premium/Professional/Ultimate
  • Microsoft Windows 8 and Windows 8 Pro (32-bit and 64-bit)

Minimum Hardware Requirements

  • 300 MHz for Microsoft Windows XP, 1 GHz for Microsoft Windows Vista/Microsoft Windows 7/Windows 81
  • 256 MB of RAM
  • 300 MB of available hard disk space
  • CD-ROM or DVD drive (if not installing via electronic download)

Email scanning supported for POP3-compatible email clients

Browser Support for Phishing Protection, Safe Search, and Password Management

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer® 7.0 or higher (32-bit only)1,2
  • Mozilla® Firefox® (32-bit only)2,3
  • Google Chrome™2,3

Browser Support for Vulnerability Protection

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 or higher (32-bit only)1,2
  • Mozilla Firefox (32-bit only)2,3

1Some protection features are not available in Windows 8 style browsing mode.
2As made available by Symantec within your service period.
3Supports current and the most recent previous 32-bit releases.

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