Join Nancy C. Muir for an in-depth discussion in this video Using Norton Internet Security as part of an overall privacy plan, part of Norton Internet Security Essential Training.
…Norton Internet Security was created to deal with technological threats.…In this movie, I emphasize what kinds of threats Norton can deal with and…what kind it can't handle.…Once you understand this, you can take steps to put an overall security and…privacy plan in place.…In general, online security software helps to prevent the download of most kinds of…malware, and to detect and remove or quarantine malware on your computer.…In addition, Norton Antivirus provides tools to alert you when you browse to…a dangerous site to protect your family from undesirable sites and to provide…information on programs that might be slowing down your computer's performance.…
What no security product can do is catch all of the malware threats out there.…A Symantec employee recently claimed that only about 45%…of threats are captured by their software.…But that's 45% more than you'd catch without antivirus software.…More importantly, you should understand that no software product can protect you…against your own behavior.…
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