Join Nancy C. Muir for an in-depth discussion in this video Using Norton Safe Web, part of Norton Internet Security Essential Training.
…Norton's Safe Web helps you identify safe websites and avoid bad ones.…In this movie you find out about various settings for Safe Web, and…how to use the information Norton provides to steer clear of unsafe websites.…Note that the various features of Norton's Safe Web only work if you use…the Internet Explorer, Chrome, or Firefox browser.…Norton Safe Web provides a few different features.…I'm in Internet Explorer right now to show you the first one.…I've entered a term,…in the search box, that relates to a site that I know to be unsafe.…
With Safe Web turned on, and…the Norton toolbar enabled, you get icons next to your search results.…These tell you which are okay, and which are dangerous or unknown.…The ratings include secure, safe, untested,…caution, and the worst one, warning.…Some sites also display a Norton Secured logo, this tells you that a retail or…financial site uses security measures to protect your payment or banking data.…
Norton Safe Web also blocks websites that you try to…visit when you click on a link in a phishing email.…
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