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Norton Internet Security Says I am At Risk?

This evening when I started my Mac, Norton Internet Security popped up and said that my Mac is at risk because my vulnerability definitions are out of date. Clicking the "Fix Now" button runs LiveUpdate, but LiveUpdate says my product is up to d ...
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04-Jan-2015 | 11:32PM
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New "FREAK" Vulnerability Can Allow Attackers To Decrypt Encrypted Communications

A newly discovered vulnerability, dubbed, “FREAK”, that could allow attackers to intercept and decrypt encrypted traffic between browsers and web sites via a Man-in-the-Middle (MitM) attack, was discovered on March 3rd, 2015 by researchers. Once an attack ...
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04-Mar-2015 | 3:30PM
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Be Still My Bleeding Heart: The Latest OpenSSL Vulnerability Is Nothing To Worry About

On March 19th, 2015, website developers who use OpenSSL learned of several bugs, including a severe bug that could allow hackers to render a webserver or website unavailable to users. What is OpenSSL? The “Open” in OpenSSL means that any developers can wo ...
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Nadia_Kovacs Admin Employee
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20-Mar-2015 | 9:42AM
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A New Vulnerability in Apple's iOS Could Help Scammers Capture iCloud Passwords

Researchers discovered a new vulnerability in Apple’s mobile iOS platform that has the potential to trick users into divulging their passwords to scammers. A bug lurking in Apple’s iOS mail app on both iPhone and iPad, involved in handling HTML code will ...
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11-Jun-2015 | 4:49PM
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Norton 360 Premier Anti-virus Scan missed 10 viruses

What is going on with the Norton 360 Premier Antivirus? I've been using it now for at least 4 years and it never found a virus (or so it reports) and only an occasional tracking cookie. My friend has been "bugging" me to try another anti-vi ...
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19-Jul-2015 | 12:49PM
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Norton does not like my code

I'm sure this is a common problem, but I have not found the right place to look. I've written some code that I want other people to use, but Norton 360 puts it in quarantine. It does not detect any viruses but puts it there because people should ...
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18-Jul-2015 | 5:34PM
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Windows 10 Message Norton 360 Hasn't Started When It Has

I upgraded to Windows 10 a few days ago. I did a fresh upgrade but doing a factory reset on my PC, only running updates for Windows and HP Support Assistant, and then upgrading to Windows 10. After that I verified the upgrade was successful, I started ins ...
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02-Aug-2015 | 4:25PM
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Norton Steals My Identity Safe Data

ATTENTION!!!  ALERT FOR WINDOWS 10 UPGRADE USERS!!! I just upgraded from Windows 7 to Windows 10 and with the help of Norton Support I was able to clean up some of the problems created for my previously installed Norton Internet Security. The tech support ...
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05-Aug-2015 | 10:32AM
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construct 2

Norton found this in Construct 2 by Scirra (SAPE.Adload.259) I wrote the company and the response that was given was; It's a false positive.  We can assure you that if you are downloading from our website the file contains no viruses. Unfortunately t ...
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10-Aug-2015 | 5:56AM
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Security shortcoming in Norton 360 v.22.5.2.15

I have been a staunch user of Norton products for many many years, both in my personal life and in my professional life. Norton 360 came with my Windows 7 laptop when I first purchased it (about 3-4 years ago).  It may have been called a different name ba ...
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20-Aug-2015 | 10:57AM
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Virus protection on USB drive in Windows Vista

I was recently at an international conference and loaded a PowerPoint presentation via a USB thumb-drive at the conference.  I have been told that thumb-drives have been infected with a virus that will transfer to any Windows computer upon plugging the th ...
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23-Aug-2015 | 12:25PM
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Norton Fails to Identify This Dangerous Virus

Sir, My Dell Laptop (Inspiron 15 3521) is infected with a virus/malware/adware. I downloaded a game 2 weeks back from the internet which led to the problem. Norton 360 did not detect it. I have had no problems for 3 years. The threat:- Whenever I open a w ...
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23-Aug-2015 | 10:14AM
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Problemas com a validação do Norton

Olá, boa tarde! Tenho algumas dúvidas em relação a renovação do antivirus Norton. Quando comprei meu computador, já incluso no pagamento, veio o Norton... Porém após 2 meses mais ou menos de uso, ele está pedindo a renovação. Gostaria de saber como soluci ...
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26-Aug-2015 | 8:11AM
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Norton Security 8504, 100 Error

Good Afternoon. I have update to Windows 10 Pro.  I have received a Norton Security Error 8504,100 after reinstalling the Norton Security.  I have used the nRnR program that I download and run.  After I runned a Full Scan and Optimize the disk, I shut dow ...
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29-Aug-2015 | 9:41PM
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Parallel Lines Updater virus

Norton catches Trojan.Gen.2 when I try to uninstall a program named "Internet updater" that, according to Windows 8 is from Parallel Lines Development, LLC.  The program will not uninstall from the computer (nothing happens when you try to unint ...
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29-Aug-2015 | 8:29PM
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Intrusion Prevention and Browser Protection Keep Turning Off

I upgraded from Win 8.1, decided I didn't like the loss of privacy and Win 10 was sometimes buggy, so I downgraded back to Win 8.1. Norton 360's Intrusion Prevention and Browser Protection keep turning off. I turn it on, then it turns off. After ...
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06-Sep-2015 | 9:47PM
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Browsing internet, page turns blank, search bar says 'Redirect..'

I'm browsing the internet just like any ordinary person, when the screen goes completely white, and the search bar up top says 'symres:C:\Program Files (x86)\Norton Internet Security\MUI\22.5.2.15\09\01\coUICtlr.loc/SUSPICIOUSREDIRECT.HTML' ...
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19-Sep-2015 | 8:08PM
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Thanksgiving- Cybersecurity Technologies We're Thankful for and Why

Thanksgiving not only marks the start of the fantastic holiday season—it’s also a time to reflect on what you’re thankful for. One of the many things to be thankful for this holiday is cybersecurity, which has gotten more and more advanced as of late. ...
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24-Nov-2015 | 8:00AM
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Adware.CommonName

I have contacted Norton support center to help me remove my computer infection, which apparently is not catch in Norton full  system scan,..  Support person: Jennifer,... He was not able to fix it.  Only what he did was to run Norton Power Eraser. His con ...
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10-Nov-2015 | 12:03PM
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I have 75/75 internet speed. I have ran Full System Scan & Norton Power Eraser to remove any viruses pc. Still SO SLOW loading.

Hi! I have 75/75 internet speed thru my internet carrier. I have run all possible scans, Norton Full Scans, Norton Power Eraser, cleaned my cookies, optimized my disk, used my Windows Defender and then disabled after using. (Which removed a virus "Br ...
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10-Nov-2015 | 10:17AM
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Protection against email or messaging spam or malware non-existent?

Just bought Norton Security Deluxe, installed it on my Mac running El Capitan and Office For Mac 2016, and...nothing installed in OutLook or Mac Mail or Messages.  Doesn't this product provide mail/message protection?!?!?! Thanks. I need a solution. ...
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10-Nov-2015 | 1:18AM
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Error on shut down "This app is preventing you from restarting" in Chinese

Hello When I shut down my computer I get one of two messages:- Someone else is logged in and they will lose their work, or- "This app is preventing you from restarting" which then displays Chinese characters. A photo is attached. My Norton subsc ...
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09-Nov-2015 | 4:05PM
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Annual Fee

I paid $99.99 per year for Norton anti-virus.  This has ben charged to my credit card on 6 May 2015, 1 June 2015, and 21 June 2015.  I have written to Norton and they do not seem willing to discuss it or return any of my money. Do you understand how long ...
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09-Nov-2015 | 11:14AM
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False Postive website for blacklist

Our website was hacked a number of weeks ago and an unused database was accessed via an old website in the backend.  The problem has since been fixed and security significantly increased.  A number of our members and franchises (who use the site multiple ...
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03-Nov-2015 | 10:39PM
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Sneaky Android Adware Variant Tricks Users Into Thinking a Different App is Malware

A new, sneaky variant of Android.Mobilespy has been discovered. This malware steals information, and displays advertisements, however it executes it in a different way than most malware. ...
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01-Dec-2015 | 3:10PM
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Eve Fitting Tool v2.32

I am trying to use Eve Fitting Tool v2.32.  I have used an earlier version in the past with no known issues, the tool is common to a game called Eve Online and many people use it.   Norton is removing the eft.exe file with a WS.Reputation.1 threat label.  ...
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28-Nov-2015 | 12:59PM
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What is happening about security in MS Edge and Cortana in Win10?

When I installed Win 10, I was warned that Norton Security did not provide security when using MS Edge and Cortana?  I've heard nothing further- is my PC safe when using them now?  If not, what are Win 10 users supposed to do? I need a solution. ...
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23-Nov-2015 | 8:17AM
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How did TROJAN (TRJ.Dealware.stealth) get past 360?

How did the following get past Norton Security 360? System: Windows 10, Microsoft Edge, Norton 360, newish Dell Inspiron, Website: s3.ap.southeast-1.amazonaws.com/aus-01/alert.html?browser=Chrome......... yada yada yada. The warning plastered on the front ...
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21-Dec-2015 | 5:58PM
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Should I be concerned about getting "How to fix Error107"when using Firefox?

I am getting a popup "How to fix Error107" when running a music video using Firefox? Is this a scam? I need a solution. ...
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26-Dec-2015 | 4:58PM
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Task Scheduler service found a misconfiguration in the NT TASK Norton Zone\Norton

I have recently upgraded to Windows 10 with the November update. I know there are compatibility issues between Win 10 and Norton, but would like to know if there has been any collaboration between the two groups. I have the following 2 issues.      1. Tas ...
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16-Dec-2015 | 6:06PM
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