Norton AntiVirus 188.8.131.52
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It efficiently detects and removes viruses, worms, Trojans, and countless other types of threats automatically, without interrupting your work or causing large performance drops on your system.
The software updates regularly and it scans emails and IM attachments for possible threats, which includes data that is introduced to your PC via removable storage mediums. Insight identifies which files and applications are safe and which are dangerous, using the combined feedback of more than 175 million Norton™ users.
The interface of Norton AntiVirus differs significantly from other antivirus solutions that are trying to have a subdued and flat interface. Here, however, visuals are very eye-catching and the layout of the app itself requires a little different approach in controlling its functions.
The latest version of the app from 2014 has a unique approach for its main dashboard, showcasing 4 big control squares on the main window – first for a status overview of your system, second for activating scans, third for the status of your live update, and fourth for access to advanced options. On top of the app are traditional shortcuts for app configuration, account management, and the “Performance” section that can streamline the operation of your PC and make it faster.
Features and Highlights
- Stops online dangers without sacrificing performance
- Lets you email, chat, and surf the Web without worrying about cybercriminals
- Stops viruses, spyware, and other threats before they can do damage
- Scans email and instant messages for suspicious links, attachments, and other scams
- Prevents crimeware from being secretly loaded onto your PC
- Provides help when you need it with free technical support by email, chat, and phone
- Fixes even severely infected PCs with Norton Rescue Tools
Note: 30 days trial version. The next evolution of Norton AntiVirus is Norton Security.