Norton 22.12.1 Product Update available now
[Update on March 5, 2018: Norton 22.12.1 build 15 has been POSTED BACK to the LiveUpdate server to prevent the Update Wipes Out Scheduled Tasks issue from happening when customers update to 22.12.1]
[Update on March 2, 2018: The Norton 126.96.36.199 product update has been PULLED BACK from the LiveUpdate server]
Norton Security 22.12.1 is now available via LiveUpdate. As with our previous updates, this version is being released in a phased manner. This update is available in all supported languages. To download it, simply run LiveUpdate.
This update is available for the following Norton products:
- Norton Security (Standard, Deluxe, Premium)
- Norton Security with Backup
- Norton Internet Security
- Norton 360
- Norton Antivirus
- Norton Security Suite (Comcast)
To verify you have the update for Norton Security 22.12.1, launch the Main User Interface, click on Help, and select About.
The FAQs below answers some common questions:
1. What is the version number for this patch?
The version number is 188.8.131.52
2. When will I receive the patch?
As is our standard practice, we are deploying the patch in a phased manner. We have released the patch to randomly selected customers, and will then monitor our telemetry, as well as this forum, for any problems or issues. Once we have confirmed the effectiveness of the patch, we will make it available to all customers. We will post an update on the Norton Community Forums when we make the patch available to all customers.
3. How can I manually install these patches?
This patch is only available via LiveUpdate, and is being released in a phased manner. You may need to run LiveUpdate and reboot a few times before your product is completely updated to the latest version.
4. What are the changes in this release?
Below are the changes and fixes in Norton Security, Norton Security with Back Up, Norton Internet Security, Norton 360, Norton Antivirus and Norton Security Suite 22.12:
- Fixed an issue where Norton crashes while adding multiple firewall rules in program control.
- Other minor bug fixes
Reboot required for Windows XP and Windows Vista.
Note: You may need to run LiveUpdate and reboot a few times before your product is completely updated to the latest version in all the operating systems
Note: Norton 22.12 supports: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10, 10 Anniversary Update, 10 Creators Update and 10 Fall Creators Update