Norton 360 software offers robust virus protection and malware removal for your devices.
The‘all in one’ security collection developed by Symantec Corporation is Norton 360 .It is the combination of online protection with performance tuning tools. It was distributed as a boxed copy, download or was preinstalled on computers as OEM software. Norton 360 was discontinued after being cut from the overhauled Norton line in mid-2014, its features are carried over to its successor, Norton Security
Genesis of Symantec was renamed Norton 360 on May 31, 2006. Version 1.0 of Norton 360 was released on February 26, 2007. This version was the first Symantec product to use SONAR to detect zero-day viruses. It monitors and takes immediate actions on applications for malicious behaviors on devices. It supported backup and restore functions allowing users to back up files online or to a hard drive, CD, or DVD. Performance optimization and disk defragmenter tools were also available in it. Different versions have been developed since this first one. For example: Version 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, etc. The last version of this security was Version 22 which was released on September 22, 2014. It was superseded by Norton Security 2015.
- Provides real-time heuristics against existing and emerging malwares like viruses, spyware, worms, Trojan horses, rootkits, botnets and the latest cyber-threats.
- Protects your PCs, Macs, Androids and iOS devices with a single subscription.
- Keeps you safe when you surf, shop and bank online.
- Alerts you about risky applications before downloading them.
- Warns you about social media scams and suspicious content.
- Cleans up hard drive to free up space.
- Its Parental Control is entirely web-based, which allows users to manage it from anywhere.
- Automatically backs up user’s important files and supports performance tools, and phishing protection.
Norton 360 Editions
There are three popular editions available as Norton 360 Standard, Norton 360 Premier Edition, and Norton 360 Multi-Device. The Standard edition features: protection of PC at all times, continual improvement in performance and easy back up of the most valuable digital data with 2 GB of online storage. The Premier Edition has all these functions along with 25 GB of online. Norton 360 Multi-Device is a package of three products in one subscription: Norton 360 Premier Edition, Norton Internet Security for Mac, and Norton Mobile Security. Norton 360- Gold Edition credit card type with 5 unique sets of alpha-numeric key data on reverse is sold with the instructions to go online and install on the installation page.Norton 360 software is a purchased subscription for a year. The software services automatically end until a new subscription is issued.