Join Nancy C. Muir for an in-depth discussion in this video Configuring and running updates, part of Norton Internet Security Essential Training.
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…Welcome to Configuring and Running Updates.…In this movie, you get information on configuring and…using one of the most important features of Norton Internet Security, LiveUpdate.…LiveUpdate keeps malware definitions up to date so…that scans find the latest threats.…In addition, you see how to manage updates to the Norton program itself to be…sure all security features are current.…Today, new viruses appear on a daily, if not hourly basis.…Norton Internet Security runs scans and…provides automatic download protection to stop all these programs.…
But if it doesn't have the latest malware definitions, Norton can't recognize and…deal with those threats.…This is kind of like trying to fix a new TV using an old model's manual.…So, on a regular basis, Norton has to get current definitions and…use them to identify the latest malware.…You can make settings so…that Norton Internet Security does regular updates for you, and…you have the ability to manually run an update between those automatic updates.…First, click Settings.…
She explains how to set up real-time protection, configure scans of your system, and schedule tasks so that they don't hog system resources at important times. She'll also show how to set up a Smart Firewall to protect your entire network, and configure antivirus and antispam protection for messaging and email. Then learn how to protect and control your family's experience online, use an Identity Safe account for web browsing, and work with Norton's add-on cloud-sharing, mobile security, and remote monitoring services. Finally, Nancy explains how to incorporate Norton software as part of an overall privacy and security effort.
- Installing Norton Internet Security
- Excluding sites from scans
- Viewing performance data
- Running updates
- Configuring and running scans
- Protecting yourself online and on mobile devices