edit August 8 2014: updated announcement to include Comcast Norton Security Suite 21.5 release
Dear Norton Community,
We have completed testing our latest update of Norton Antivirus, Norton Internet Security, Norton 360, and Comcast Norton Security Suite 126.96.36.199, and have released the update. Currently, this patch is available for All Languages. To download it, simply run LiveUpdate. A reboot will be required for Windows XP & Vista customers, however no reboot will be required for Windows 7 or Windows 8 customers.
To verify you have the update, launch the Main User Interface, clic...
Our next update to Norton Identity Safe will include important changes for Google Chrome customers. New requirements from Google make it mandatory for customers to download separate browser extensions in order to re-enable each function of the Norton Security Toolbar.
To make sure you keep the convenience and security of Norton Identity Safe, Norton Safe Web and Norton Safe Search in your toolbar for Google Chrome, you’ll need to download the toolbar extensions from the Chrome Store. There are three extensions in total:
1. Norton Security Toolbar
2. Norton Identity Safe
The Norton Toolbar has been updated to version 2014.7.6 as part of the Norton Internet Security 21.5 and Norton 360 21.5 update, which is being released in a phased manner via LiveUpdate. Please see the 21.5 Product Update announcement for more details. Norton Identity Safe standalone has also been updated to version 2014.7.6.
Customers will notice that different versions are released for different browsers. Please see the below chart for details:
In this update, we have also made some compatibility changes between the Norton Toolbar and the Google Chrome browser, to co...
Symantec has announced that we will begin rolling out a global transformation of our Norton consumer portfolio, which provides powerful protection for PC, Mac, and/or mobile devices. As part of this transformation, we will begin a phased end of availability for several existing security products in favor of a simplified solution that incorporates the combined functionality of these products, while at the same time reducing the complexity of our offerings and making it easy for consumers to choose Norton.
How does it affect the existing customers?
As an existing Norton customer you ...