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May 19, 2009

Norton Antivirus 2009

Filed under: Best Anti-Virus Software — admin @ 3:31 pm

Norton Antivirus 2009

Virus threats now a days use various vectors to infect the PC. It depends upon the user’s carelessness to update the antivirus product in time that viruses get a chance to stick to the PC.

Norton is very popular since the beginning. It protects the PC from dangerous programs. The Antivirus 2009 suite has extra security features like protection against instant messaging scanning, script blocking and POP3 and SMTP. Significantly, there is no protection from P2P or file sharing transfers.

As the product gets upgraded, there will be additional reasons why NAV is the ultimate choice.

Norton Antivirus

Owned by global security giant Symantec, Norton Antivirus is by far the most popular and widely used security system in the United States. Norton offers a small range of products for the home user, small business owner and large corporation with 1000+ users. The sparest package, Norton Antivirus 2007, blocks spyware and viruses for $39.99 annually; the inclusive Norton 360 offers protection against all threats from identity theft to spam and Trojans.

System Requirements

Microsoft® Windows Vista® Home Basic/Home Premium/Business/Ultimate*

Microsoft® Windows® XP with Service Pack 2 and later Home/Professional/ Media Center Edition

Microsoft® Windows 7 ready***

  • 300 MHz or faster processor
  • 256 MB of RAM (**512 MB RAM required for the Recovery Tool)
  • 150 MB of available hard disk space.
Email scanning supported for POP3- and SMTP-compatible email clients.
Required for all installations:
CD-ROM or DVD drive (if not installing via electronic download)

Support for AntiSpam feature

  • Microsoft Outlook® 97 or later
  • Microsoft Outlook Express 6.0 or later

Browser support for Browser Protection feature

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer® 32-bit 6.0 or higher
  • Mozilla Firefox® 2.0 or higher

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