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Norton 22.8.1 Product Update available now

Hi Everyone,

Norton Security is now available via LiveUpdate. As with our previous updates, this version is being released in a phased manner in all supported languages. To download this update, simply run LiveUpdate.

This update is available for the following Norton products with versions and

  • Norton Security (Standard, Deluxe, Premium)
  • Norton Security with Backup
  • Norton Internet Security
  • Norton 360
  • Norton Antivirus
  • Comcast Norton Security Suite

To verify you have the update, launch the Main User Interface, click on Help, and select About.

What is the version number for this patch?

  • The version number is This update is currently available via LiveUpdate only.

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.

How can I manually install these patches?

  • This patch is only available via LiveUpdate, and is being released in a phased manner.

I see the engine for this version on my system, but my product hasn't updated. What's wrong?

  • Nothing is wrong; that's how our updates are distributed for the phased approach. The update comes in two parts, and most people will get the engine. Both parts together will get your product updated. You may need to run LiveUpdate and reboot a few times before your product is completely updated to the latest version.

What's new?

  • Introducing Norton Shopping Guarantee (NSG) - US - English Only

What are the changes in this release?

  • Fixed an issue where Identity Safe login loops and gets back to the 'Get Started' screen.
  • Fixed an issue where 'Your version of Norton Security is not compatible...' message appears in action center notification after upgrading to Windows 10.
  • Fixed an issue where product patches were failing to apply.
  • Removed Soft-block on Malwarebytes & Hitman Pro.
  • Fixed an issue where Norton conflicts with Windows Bitlocker and causes High CPU usage
  • Other bug fixes.

Note: This patch requires a reboot in all Operating Systems


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[Updated on Dec 1st]

We have released a Norton product Update via LiveUpdate for Norton v22.8.1 products. This product update is being released to resolve the issues with the Norton Firewall Alerts for Windows Store apps and few Norton Shopping Guarantee issues. This product update is available for all languages, and will not change the product version number.

Note: A reboot is not required for Windows 7 and above.
Norton Product Update details:
- Updated Norton Safe Search annotations (Icons) to new look   - Fixed - Norton Firewall alerts “No Valid Digital Signature” for Windows store apps – Thread1 Thread2 Thread3 Thread4 Thread5
- Norton Shopping Guarantee icon status shown as enabled when Norton Shopping Guarantee is disabled
- Norton Shopping Guarantee prompts to enable Norton Safe Search extension when it is already enabled in a different Google Chrome browser profile

Sunil_GA | Norton Forums Administrator | NortonLifeLock

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