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Norton Security for Mac 8.8.5 is now available!

We are happy to release Norton Security for Mac 8.8.5 for all supported languages.

The below FAQ addresses some common questions:

1. How can I download this update?

This build is available as a patch via LiveUpdate. Manual LiveUpdate will fetch this patch. 

This new update is available for:

  • Norton 360
  • Norton Security
  • Norton Internet Security
  • Norton Antivirus
  • Norton Antivirus Plus


 2. What's new in this build?

  • Image replaced in New Norton 360's Dashboard
  • Defect Fixes & Engineering Enhancements:
    • VPN Keychain prompt during uninstallation
    • VPN Old Certificate replacement 
  • Other under the hood changes and minor bug fixes

 3. Where can I post my queries?

Please visit the Norton 360 for Mac forum board to post your queries.


  • We have moved Mac OS 10.10.x and Mac OS 10.11.x versions of our security software (Norton 8.7.3) into Maintenance Mode; These customers will receive only virus definition and not the product updates. Please refer to this post for more details.
  • Mac OS X 10.12.x to 10.14.x customers will receive Norton Security for Mac 8.7.5.