* Improved performance delivers faster starts and scans. NEW
* One click access to expert support. NEW
* Network security monitoring helps protect your wireless network. NEW
* Norton Identity Safe delivers enhanced i dentity theft protection. NEW
* Works quietly in the background. NEW
* Protection for up to 3 PCs per household
* Blocks identity theft by phishing Web sites
* Protects against hackers
* Detects and eliminates spyware
* Removes viruses and Internet worms automatically
* Protects email and instant messaging from viruses
* Prevents virus-infected emails from spreading
* Rootkit detection searches underneath the operating system using patented technology
* Includes protection updates and new product features as available throughout the renewable service period *
* On-going Protection option automatically renews your subscription **
* Need antispam or parental controls? Norton Add-on Pack.
Norton AntiVirus: Antivirus and antispyware protection, rootkit detection and intrusion protection
* Protects your computer by automatically detecting and removing spyware, viruses, Trojan horses, and Internet worms.
* Exchange files via email and instant messaging without worrying about receiving threats on your computer or spreading them to others.
* Stays out of your way. Runs quietly in the background without requiring you to respond to confusing security alerts.
* Threat blocking technology quietly monitors system activities to stop most spyware, viruses, and worms before they can install and cause damage on your system.
* Email and instant message scanning detects and removes infected attachments even if they're hidden in archives.
* Rootkit detection finds and removes threats that are hidden deeply in the operating system.
* Internet worm protection blocks an entire class of viruses, spyware, and worms with a single threat signature.
* Thorough pre-installation scan cleans out spyware and virus infections that can obstruct ordinary protection.
* Quick Scan automatically runs on receipt of new definitions to help ensure protection against the latest threats.
* Full System Scan performs a deep scan of the system and hard drive to remove existing spyware, viruses, and other threats.
Norton Identity Safe: Antiphishing, Web site authentication, eavesdropping protection and confidential information management
* Advanced phishing protection identifies and blocks fraudulent Web sites designed to steal personal information.
* Adds a layer of targeted, real-time identity theft protection to prevent identity thieves from eavesdropping on your online shopping transactions and banking and brokerage sessions from login to logout.
* Blocks hard-to-detect phishing sites by deeply analyzing Web page elements for evidence of criminal activity.
* Authenticates the Web location and credentials of the most popular banking and shopping sites, so you know you're dealing with the true site and not a fake.
Norton Personal Firewall: Two-way firewall
* Stay hidden when connected with a smart firewall that automatically configures protection settings.
* Log on at home, at a cafe, or on the road, and Norton Internet Security automatically optimizes your security settings.
* Two-way firewall blocks hackers from breaking into your computer and stops spyware from transmitting information.
* Trust Control automatically optimizes your protection settings based on the network--wired or wireless, public or private--to which you're connected.
Norton Internet Security 2008 is compatible with the following operating systems:
- Windows Vista® Home Basic/ Home Premium/Business/Ultimate
- Windows® XP with Service Pack 2 Home/XP Pro/XP Media Center Edition
What's New in Norton Internet Security 2008:
* Norton Identity Safe keeps your personal information and your identity safe when you buy, bank and browse online.
* Enhanced performance lets you start, scan, and run faster, so you can enjoy your online experience.
* Get help fast with free online technical support via live chat and email all from within the product.
* Optimized product design improves scan times and decreases impact on system startup and resource usage.
* SONAR (Symantec Online Network for Advanced Response) technology delivers behavior-based protection that can detect emerging spyware and viruses even before traditional signature-based definitions are available.
* Stores and encrypts your passwords and other confidential data, automatically filling it at your request to save time and protect it from being stolen by eavesdropping keystroke loggers.
* Network security monitoring checks the status of your wireless network security, maps connected devices, and provides expert advice on managing your network security settings.