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Google Images Warning

Hello, the other day I was browsing Google Images and I enlarged the image and I got a warning from Norton that a malicious code was trying to exploit my computer; a virus from a jpeg link. I wasn't aware that Google Image Search could be used like t ...
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18-Jan-2019 | 1:35PM
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How can I check for Data Leaks

How can I check for Data Leaks I need a solution. ...
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06-Jan-2019 | 8:06AM
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Norton Frequently Blocking Web Attack- new occurence

For the past couple of weeks I've been getting frequent notifications from Norton that it's blocked a Web Attack, whether I'm clicking on a link, clicking in a search engine (before I've typed anything), right-clicking on something, or ...
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30-Dec-2018 | 12:46PM
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Norton safe site tags in google search

For Win 7 Pro which browsers support Norton safe site tags in a google search other than IE11? Thanks I need a solution. ...
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25-Dec-2018 | 3:25PM
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Protecting a 5 or 6 year old computer from hackers

I just read an article by Geoffrey A. Fowler named "8 tricks to keep hackers from ruining Christmas shopping". He is a Technology columnist based in San Francisco for the Washington Post. In that article he says " if your phone or computer ...
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16-Dec-2018 | 9:22PM
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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 Security Suite reports CCleaner 5.49 as malware

 Attempted to install the latest version of CCleaner, 5.49.6856, downloaded from ccleaner.com, into a Windows 7 64-bit installation. NSS reported it as WS.Reputation.1 malware and removed the downloaded setup file ccsetup549.exe. Have not had this happen ...
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12-Nov-2018 | 5:29AM
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Akrutosync iPhone to Outlook activity halted

For years, I have been using Akrutosync to sync Outlook calendar, contacts, tasks and notes on my Windows 10 PC running Norton Internet Security, with an iPhone, now running iOS 12.1.  This arrangement worked reliably until Tuesday 6 November about the mi ...
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10-Nov-2018 | 7:16PM
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Defpush pop-ups

Does anyone know how to get rid of Defpush.com pop-ups allegedly from Google Chrome? I have Norton Security installed... I need a solution. ...
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27-Nov-2018 | 2:33AM
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Can I Configure Norton Premium in a Default-Deny Mode?

Just for when I surf certain things or in certain countries, a Default-Deny mode would be very helpful. https://support.norton.com/sp/en/us/home/current/solutions/v9802264_ns_r... Would changing the trust level to "Restricted" achieve Default-De ...
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04-Nov-2018 | 6:23AM
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What Are the.### Files in my Win10 Users/ME/AppData/Roaming/.# Folder?

I have the following files in my Users/ME/AppData/Roaming/.# folder: MBX@3EA4@4801A18.### 2KB 2/8/2018 5:45AM MBX@3EA4@4801A28.### 2KB 2/8/2018 5:45AM MBX@3EA4@4801A38.### 2KB 2/8/2018 5:45AM MBX@3EA4@4801A48.### 2KB 2/8/2018 5:45AM MBX@44A8@2901A18.### 2 ...
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20-Sep-2018 | 11:20AM
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The service "applications" is starting on your Mac

The service "applications" is starting on your Mac. If you don't change firewall settings, the firewall will block connections from other computers to this service on your Mac. Choose: Allow all connections to this service? Refer to screens ...
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09-Nov-2018 | 8:54PM
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Web attack: Formjacking Website 2

So, this morning I went to a website and got the notification from Norton about an intrusion attempt.  The notification was about a web attack: formjacking website 2.  I closed my firefox browser right afterwards.  Am I safe from infection after closing t ...
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18-Nov-2018 | 12:20PM
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how to turn on norton firewall?

how do i turn on Norton firewall.  selections are turned off and grayed out. intrusion protection, smart firewall, browser protection are all turned off and grayed out.  can't turn on. see screenshot attached. please help with solution norton.png I n ...
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17-Nov-2018 | 6:24PM
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Web Attack Malicious Redirection 37

I maintain a website, www. bastonblitz. org, that has recently experienced problems. Clicking on any of the navigation bar links results in a screen-sized pop-up (see attached example) appearing behind the selected page and triggers a small window in the ...
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04-Oct-2018 | 7:17AM
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Hacker

Good day All, ... As far as i can understand Norton apps protect my online communication by scrambling the data. However as far as i can tell that is not working. Does anyone have recommendations or a solution.  I have already been in contact with Norton ...
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04-Nov-2018 | 1:11AM
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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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Intrusion Prevention halving my internet speed

So, for some reason Intrusion Prevention is cutting my internet speed in half. I go to speedtest.net and run a test and get 200-250 mbps. I disable Intrusion Prevention and it jumps to 480mbps. I've tested every other factor and the only thing affect ...
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30-Oct-2018 | 12:23AM
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Location of Firewall Log File

I see from support doc v98422057_ns_retail_en_us that if APC is turned on, then Norton should alert when any intrusion or firewall rule match for blocking is triggered. I was hoping that the support documentation might show what the file name (and file pa ...
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22-Sep-2018 | 7:24PM
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NIS and Win 7 Remote Desktop

I can't get Remote Desktop to connect  with my computer when NIS Smart Firewall is running..  I have added Remote Desktop to Program Control so I don't think this is the problem (except that it is the only program in Program Control that has a & ...
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20-Sep-2018 | 7:35AM
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IS Norton Power Eraser Giving False Postives With Legitimate Microsoft Files?

Whilst aware that NPE is a more aggressive tool I have on occasion used it to try to be as ultra sure as I can be that there are no lurking infections after doing the  conventional scans with Norton Security as the administrator (which check out fine) as ...
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15-Oct-2018 | 10:16AM
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Norton Pop-up Offer (won't go away)

A couple weeks ago I get a pop-up offer from Norton wanting to celebrate my anniversary by running a free speedup of my computer. Only the pop-up won't go away. I contact Norton chat and given instructions to turn off my Norton Special Offers Notific ...
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10-Oct-2018 | 8:03AM
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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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Downloaded game is "not safe and has been removed."

I downloaded a game off the internet and unzipped it, but when I attempted to run it, Norton 360 determined the files to be a threat and removed them. I did some research and found out that if I temporarily turn off the Download Intelligence, then unzip a ...
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30-Sep-2018 | 11:51AM
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Resolving an expired Microsoft Authenticode certificate on Windows 7?

I have a Windows 7 HP laptop and got a call from some Indian guy seemingly wanting to sell me some unneeded software or service.  He had me pull up a cmd window, run certmgr and look at the Trusted Root Certificates to which I found 2 Microsoft certificat ...
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26-Sep-2018 | 9:15AM
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Is Cbfs6.sys a threat?

Hi, From time to time my desktop is crashing few time after booting. Cras message is stating CbFs6.sys is the cause of it. Deleting this file solves the issue. 1. Do you have any clue about this file stored in c:\windows\dsystem32\drivers\? 2. Is there a ...
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19-Sep-2018 | 5:19AM
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Adware/malware nextyourcontent

Hi! My windows laptop has recently started receiving pop ups in the notification side bar from "yourcontent" (it is coming from my chrome browser). I have scanned with norton, malwarebytes and superantispyware. So far none are coming up with any ...
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07-Sep-2018 | 4:10PM
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Bing.com Intrusion Attempts

Is anyone else receiving intrusion attempts being blocked by Norton when visiting https://www.bing.com? I am receiving intrusion attempts verified on two of my PCs. Details: IPS Alert Name: Web Attack: Fake TechSupport Domains 2 Attacking Comoputer: 13.10 ...
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13-Jul-2018 | 5:27PM
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Unbelievable Guile from Norton Marketing

Check the picture. Shame on Norton Marketing.  This abuse is purely NORTON and ugly as ever. Just the Latest in a Long line of interruptions. I do not need a solution (just sharing information). ...
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04-Sep-2018 | 3:04PM
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