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Why does anti-spam require a "name" with an email address?

First, marking an email as SPAM in Norton AntiSpam should add that email address to the "blocked" list.  It doesn't.  Second, I should be able to add an email address without a name to the "blocked" list.  Why?  Because certain po ...
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26-Jan-2019 | 6:28PM
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Port 5900 Blocked

Running a screen sharing app on my iMac that uses port 5900. It worked fine until recently. Now I have to turn off Norton Security Firewall Connection Blocking to make it work.   Spent time with Norton support chat yesterday and after  trying several meth ...
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11-Jan-2019 | 1:16PM
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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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Can Norton Block WIN10 Updates from downloading

I have the lowly WIN10 Home OS. I want to block the Microsoft IP address which does the Update downloads so that I do not get Reboots whenever MS decides they want to do an update. Can Norton Block WIN10 Update IPs from downloading these updates? This app ...
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11-Jan-2019 | 4:08AM
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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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NORTON 22.16.2.22 disabled to run macro enabled Excel File

Dear Sir, I need to run macro enabled Files for my work. But since I have installed Norton Securities, I am not able to run any macro enabled File. Earlier, before installing this Norton Security, macro enabled File was running perfactly, but now it doesn ...
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10-Dec-2018 | 5:48AM
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Outlook 2010 / Norton Antispam

My Norton Antivirus Antispam actually not overtakes blacklist from Outlook 2010. Why?:-) I need a solution. ...
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30-Nov-2018 | 7:50PM
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safe to run-- or not?

I have downloaded [passfolk_free_folder_lock.exe] from "https: // www. passfolk. com/folder-locker. html"; as normal for me, I did a "scan now" operation and it comes back green/safe. when I try to run/install, it flags as unsafe and r ...
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13-Nov-2018 | 5:22PM
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Norton 360 keeps killing valid downloads

Hi: I've been trying to download and maintain three programs from a trusted supplier. When I try to download them with N360 running I get an error message that because they have been downloaded so infrequently (which actually isn't true) they mu ...
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08-Nov-2018 | 2:55PM
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Is There a New Internet Explorer Security Issue?

HI folks This may be my first post... or at least the first one in a very VERY long time ;-)  Please don't laugh at me for asking the following: I am wondering... has anyone been getting alerts from their Norton regarding Internet Explorer this week? ...
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30-Oct-2018 | 3:22PM
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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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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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Norton blocking known safe sites

With googlechrome as my browser and Windows 10 as my OS, today Norton started blocking known safe sites such as Citibank... sites that I've safely used and paid bills with. When I click on more information, the Norton stats show 0's on all the p ...
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19-Jul-2018 | 11:12AM
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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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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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Norton is blocking access to the Royal Bank of Canada

As of this morning I have noticed that Norton is blocking access to the Royal Bank of Canada website. It states Fraudulent Web Page Blocked. How does one report this so this situation can be rectified? I need a solution. 1 532 105 946 ...
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20-Jul-2018 | 9:57AM
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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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Norton started blocking my wireless printer

Norton just started blocking my computer from communicating with my HP OfficeJet Pro 8720 wireless printer. Any ideas how to solve this problem? I need a solution. ...
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23-Aug-2018 | 1:19PM
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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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What happens to Windows Defender with NS on W10?

Hello. I'm a bit confused. When I install NS on Windows 10 Pro, is Windows Defender still operational or does NS turn it off? I still see a Windows Defender icon in my Taskbar and the Smart Screen is still working. I always thought that NS controls e ...
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27-Jul-2018 | 3:51PM
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Anti Spam for Outlook not blocking

The OshKosh company has been sending us email because one of their customers mistakenly entered our email address instead of their own.  I have been using Norton Antispan to block this incoming email address OshKosh B'gosh < oshkosh.email@em.oshko ...
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21-Jul-2018 | 4:59PM
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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-Jul-2018 | 7:09AM
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False Positive Detection for Bing 7 13 18

You guy's did a crap job of handling this situation yesterday. I spent 1 + hours on hold waiting for phone support & nearly that for Live Chat. There was very little public availability of information acknowledging a problem or your plan/timetabl ...
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14-Jul-2018 | 7:49AM
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Three different Macro Recorders won't execute mouse clicks

I have downloaded and attempted to use three different macro recorders. They are: TinyTask, Mini Mouse Macro and Mouse Recorder. They all record macros correctly. However, none will execute recorded mouse clicks when macros are played back. I'm guess ...
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20-Apr-2018 | 1:21PM
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Intrusion Attemp: Web Atack: Malicious Executable Download 5

HI all... I have a problem for about month i keep having this message everytime... i turn on my computer....Thank you:) Category: Intrusion Prevention Date & Time,Risk,Activity,Status,Recommended Action,IPS Alert Name,Default Action,Action Taken,Attac ...
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10-Jun-2018 | 3:50AM
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Seeking to limit website contact with its desktop app

My first post here:  I am seeking to sever ties of software, installed on my desktop, to its website.  I have been a user of iS@#$@#r for a few years, but am now seeking to limit interaction with the website- particularly its social media aspects.  I stil ...
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06-Feb-2018 | 1:26PM
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Norton/Netgear Genie

I recently bought a new computer. On my old pc I had netgear genie shortcut on my desktop for easy access. I like knowing when someone/who is trying to use my Wi-Fi. The new pc came with windows 10. Now Norton is blocking any access to netgear genie. Afte ...
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29-Apr-2018 | 11:46AM
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My Website Flagging up- Unknown Reason / Explaination- Drive By Downloads?

So, I've been advised recently that my website is flagging up, nothing had/has changed on my site for a good few years, except a recent WordPress Update. I redirect my URL over to Cloudflare CDN, then I point it back to my VPS host. Can you please ex ...
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19-Nov-2017 | 1:50PM
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Norton blocking mining software

Hi all I have been trying to download crypto mining software, but every time I do Norton either removes it or removes parts when trying to install. Is there any workarounds for this as I know these bits of software are being used safely. Bluestake I need ...
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10-Dec-2017 | 3:11AM
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Blocking program download and installation

I was trying to download a new version of a program I use to program my police scanner. First it blocked the download as Unsafe. I told norton 360 it was ok  and got it to download. Then,  when I tried to install the program it still blocks it as unsafe. ...
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16-Apr-2018 | 2:52PM
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