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Product Update - for Norton 360 version 5 (January 30th, 2012)

Dear Norton Community,

We are glad to announce that we have completed testing our latest inline release of Norton 360 and we are ready to release the patch.

To receive the update, simply run LiveUpdate and download the update. A reboot will be required once the update is applied.

To verify you have the update, launch the Main User Interface, click on Support, and select About. The version number of the new release for Norton 360 will be

The FAQ below tries to answer some common questions:

1. What is the version number for this patch?

The version number is

Please note that all Norton 360 5.x customers with a valid subscription will receive this update for free.

2. When will I receive the patch?

Run LiveUpdate from Norton 360 5.x to download and install the patch. 

3. How can I manually install these patches?

This update is currently only available through LiveUpdate. 

4. What are the changes in this release?

5.2 contains a minor change to fix issues with the Monthly Report feature.

This patch also contains the fixes from the previous 5.1 patch:

- Added Firefox 4 Support - Added New TidSrv detection & notification - Improved Activation Process - Corrected an issue where your product may report a loss of subscription days after upgrading from a previous version. - Added performance improvements for IE 9 plugins. - Fixed some Registry Cleaner hangs that may have previously occurred. - Online Backup & Restore fixes for very large (> 4GB) files. - Fixed compatibility issues with 3rd party software such as Corel Paint Shop Pro & Max SEA.

If you have any questions, feel free to let us know on the forums!