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Is new, Bank of America Advisory Panel Invite email legitimate?

Hello! I know that Norton Security scans incoming and outgoing emails, but I had an Email issue yesterday that deserves some attention and investigation. As I looked at the incoming email titles from my ISP home page, there was an email titled "You a ...
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16-Apr-2019 | 2:21AM
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Scan is not working

I have just renewed my subcsribtion for Norton Security. Re-installation worked fine, things look good... but one small issue: scan does not work. No matter if it is quick scan or custom scan, whenever I hit the "scan" button nothing happens. Si ...
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14-Apr-2019 | 6:25AM
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Norton Early Launch Antimalware Scan in Windows 10

Dear all, Please inform me where is I can find the setting menu for Norton Early Launch Antimalware Scan, as I didn't find in my Norton Security ver 22.17.0.183 as per screen shot below: Thanks & B/regards, I need a solution. ...
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07-Apr-2019 | 10:46PM
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Two Norton Icons in System Tray AGAIN!!!!!!

I have been having this problem since 2016 and I have contacted Norton several times to try to get it resolved! I am sick and tired of it and I will be abandoning Norton if they do not fix this NOW! There continue to be two Norton Security icons in my sys ...
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03-Apr-2019 | 2:24PM
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Detection of recent WinRAR vulnerability (CVE-2018-20250)

It looks like, even with the latest definitions installed, Norton Security is not detecting specially crafted archives used to exploit the recent WinRAR vulnerability (CVE-2018-20250).  I ran LiveUpdate, then downloaded and extracted the archive from Chec ...
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27-Feb-2019 | 8:56PM
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Programs deleted while programming

Hello, I've had many problems with norton while coding, but it wasn't a problem since I was mainly using a virtual machine. The problem is that i can't use any at the moment and i need to code for school. Every time i code, in C, or Java, I ...
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14-Mar-2019 | 4:06PM
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AUTOPROTECT DETECT MEDIUM ACTIVITY AS UNAUTHORIZED ACTIVITY

Dear All, Recently my Norton Security History reported that Unauthorized Activity has blocked, the report actor PID came from AsusLiveUpdateAgent (Updatechecker) as per screen shot attached, the question is whether this activity related to the news that A ...
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27-Mar-2019 | 9:22PM
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May I disable Performance / Tune Up?

QUESTION: How might I disable Performance / Tune UP [sic]? Why: It runs too often too long at too many random times and interferes with my work. I know how to click Defrag in any Windows O/S and don't need Norton doing it for me at a time when I need ...
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12-Mar-2019 | 12:37PM
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GandCrab v5.1 ransomware attack- Norton FAIL!!!

Not only did Norton fail to protect me from a GandCrab v5.1 ransomware attack on February 24, 2019, you provided no assistance helping me recover from the attack. The first agent, who obviously had little technical ability, first noted the encrypted files ...
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08-Mar-2019 | 12:19PM
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Norton "Antispam" parameters

I have many emails (what I deem safe) that are sent to my JUNK bin marked "[Norton Anitspam]". I know the product will use criteria and filter out bad things, but these emails are from trusted sources that I need on a daily basis. Where can I ch ...
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06-Mar-2019 | 4:49PM
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Norton Scan starts during windows 10 login screen- freezes Laptop

I believe Norton Scan are starting during windows 10 login screen  which then is preventing me from login for several hours- only realised this was happening when checking scan history after one such event- If I need to use my laptop I have force a shutdo ...
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05-Mar-2019 | 2:43PM
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Norton Security 1.1 for iOS

Norton Mobile Security is going away and is apparently being replaced by Norton Security 1.1 for iOS. I've downloaded it to my iPad and iPhone but I'm not sure what all it does, nor am I having any luck finding anything online. Does anyone know ...
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23-Feb-2019 | 12:24PM
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Device Installed blocked by Firewall

I switched over to Norton Security this week on Windows 10 I am running with a LAN connected printer from Ricoh. When I installed your product the Printer was getting an undefined error. There was no indication as to why.  After much struggling and diggin ...
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19-Jan-2019 | 11:00AM
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Is there a way to mine for bitcoins with NiceHash without Norton blocking it every few days?

I leave my PC on when away from home to mine for bitcoins using NiceHash. Every so often, Norton decides to flag if as a different type of intrusion. Is there any way to mine without Norton going nuts? I need to turn off intrusion protection for this, but ...
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15-Dec-2018 | 1:26AM
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Malware not detected by Norton

We have Norton Security Premium with Backup on all our devices. One Windows 10 PC got infected with R elevant Knowledge malware. Seems pretty serious, I read something about a key logger! How come this can be installed while I am 'protected' by ...
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30-Nov-2018 | 3:01AM
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Why is Norton unresponsive and a spam generator

Why has Norton become a generator of unwanted popups and spam?  On a similar note why are they totally unresponsive?  After having subscribed for many years I felt forced to cancel my subscription because of all the pop ups and spam I get and after numero ...
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25-Nov-2018 | 2:13PM
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"You are Protected" and "Fix Now"

I've been a faithful Norton user for years and there are two things that drive me nuts. The first is this "Splash Screen" pop up that shows up several times a week. I don't need to be reminded that I'm protected if Norton is doing ...
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19-Sep-2018 | 11:27AM
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Lots of false positives?

Hello, there is an (for me) stange issue on migrating files to a new Computer. My old computer had Norton installed for several years, i had done a lot of scans of course, no problem with viruses. Now I changed to a new computer, installed Norton and then ...
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01-Nov-2018 | 5:29AM
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Executable Memory Attack?

I'm running norton 22.15.0.88 Yesterday the music player I use (Winamp v2)  started getting blocked by Norton due to "Executable Memory attack exploit" I am not concerned about the program itself;  I've never heard of such an exploit s ...
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07-Sep-2018 | 3:51PM
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protection from.settingcontent-ms filetype abuse

I see a worrying article from Matt Nelson, in the Specter Ops site below, about the.SettingContent-ms filetype. His research has revealed that is is extremely easy to bypass the Attack Surface Reduction (ASR) rules. Although Microsoft introduced Attack Su ...
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18-Aug-2018 | 6:07PM
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Scanning USB devices.

Hello all, Does Norton auto scan USB devices on connecting or scan the files on the device as they’re accessed/opened. I’m sure I remember seeing that it does but I can now only find information on older versions of Norton. Thanks, I need a solution. ...
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15-Aug-2018 | 3:24AM
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Why is "Disable Auto-Protect" greyed out? Strange.

Hi. I'm using NS version 22.16.0.247 and have noticed something strange since a fresh install on a Windows 10 Pro x64 System. When I right click on the NS icon in the tray table,  "Disable Auto-Protect" is greyed out. I used the Norton RnR ...
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10-Oct-2018 | 11:12AM
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VeraCrypt gets Disable Auto-Protect greyed out

Hi, I have VeraCrypt containers (750 MB) in my OneDrive folder. As soon as my (portable) VeraCrypt mounts these I'm no longer able to suspend Auto-Protect. The option is greyed out. The Antivirus options screen shows this is due to 'pending prot ...
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08-Oct-2018 | 10:30AM
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Chinese chip detect/protect?

Will/Can Norton detect and protect users with the Chinese chip back door? https://spectrum.ieee.org/riskfactor/computing/hardware/this-tech-would-... I do not need a solution (just sharing information). ...
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06-Oct-2018 | 12:50PM
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System Infected: Miner.BitcoinMiner Activity 7 and 9

Hello, First of all, sorry for my bad english in some cases. Last few days, I am getting a warning messages about blocking some pc that is trying to attack my PC with certain IP adresses. Usually I solve PC problems myself, but this issue is beyond my kno ...
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05-Oct-2018 | 11:12AM
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Norton Internet Security is blocking known safe sites.

Norton internet security is blocking access to known safe sites I need a solution. ...
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19-Sep-2018 | 6:41AM
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Site Blocked

I just reinstalled Norton on my computer and now when I try to log into  http://brilliantperspectives.com I get the message  Your Internet access is blocked- Firewall or antivirus software may have blocked the connection. I have tried turning off smart fi ...
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06-Jul-2018 | 2:36AM
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How do I exclude a drive from all scans and protections?

Hi There. Just bought a new W10 Pro computer with an SSD as the C (OS) drive and a HDD as the D (Data) drive. I want to configure NS to completely exclude the D drive from all scans and protections, like Sonar, Auto-Protect. Don't want NS to touch th ...
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24-Jun-2018 | 3:41PM
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Norton Security destroys files which I recover from quarantine

I use Norton Security and quite often files on my harddisk are recognized as a virus, but it's often a false-positive. The problem with this is that after recovering the file (from quarantine) it (the *.exe) seems to be broken. Fact is that it cannot ...
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18-Aug-2018 | 8:32AM
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NS 22.14.2.13 keeps warning of a security threat even if removed.

Wife somehow got a threat on her PC running this version as am I (3 PC version). Something strange happened on her PC that neither of us can figure out. Yesterday around 5PM (when her PC was not being used) Nightshift Legacy, Jaguar's Eye apparently ...
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08-Aug-2018 | 12:09PM
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