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Norton Security is a security software suite available for multiple platforms and provides you with protection against many threats such as identity thefts, malwares, and performance tuning software. Other features included in the suite are phishing protection, personal firewall, email-spam filter. The software suite is present with a subscription-based model that charges you monthly for real-time threat protection against the threats present online. It was first released on 23 September 2014 and replaced Norton Internet Security, the parent company, Symantec's flagship antivirus program. The software suite is available for iOS, Microsoft Windows, macOS X, Android.
The software is available in 3 versions; the first one is Norton Security Standard with a single device license, next is the Norton Security Deluxe with a license for five devices. The last is the Norton Security Premium, which comes with a license for ten devices, a premium subscription to Symantec's parental control system, and 25 GB of hosted data for online back-up from Norton Security. All licenses given here can be used for any device irrespective of the type of operating system they run as long as Norton Software supports it.
- Protects you against several online threats such as spyware, viruses, malware, and other threats.
- Norton Security is more than just antivirus; it protects against many online threats as well as malicious software. It also provides security against identity thefts and online banking transactions.
- The security suite has proved to be better than any of its competitors time-and-again with numerous tests and other methods.
- Offers unlimited phone access and live chat with experts and technicians.
- The management of devices can be done from an easy-to-use web portal and supports any mix and match of devices to provide security.
- The company also gives a 100% threat protection guarantee and claims to provide a refund to any user attacked by any threat that bypassed Norton Security.
How to download Norton Security for your PC?
- 1. To download Norton Security for your PC, click on the following download button given on the website. The download button can be seen on the top-right corner of the screen.
- 2. Now your download of Norton Security installation setup has begun, this make takes some time according to your internet connection speed.
- 3. Before running the installation setup, uninstall any antivirus or similar software present on your laptop except Windows Defender; once that is done, click on the downloaded setup through the browser to run it.
- 4. If you cannot find the setup through the browser, go to the downloads folder and double-click on the setup there, and the installation wizard will start.
- 5. You will be taken to the Norton welcome screen, click on Next to go to the next window of the installation wizard, on the next window, you will see an End User's Agreement, which needs to be agreed to before the installation can begin.
- 6. The agreement states all the terms and conditions of the software installation and usage; it is advised to read it carefully before proceeding. Now you will be taken to the next window, where you have to enter the location where you prefer the installation files should be saved.
- 7. Enter the location in the address bar or go to the location with the browse button's help. Click on Install to begin the suite’s final installation, wait patiently while the program is being installed. Once the installation is done, Norton Security protects you.
- The number of devices being protected depends on the edition
- Can work with several operating systems
- Effective firewall against many threats
- Users have full customer support by Norton Experts
- The best protection is available at a higher price
- The anti-phishing feature is not reliable enough