- Provides comprehensive, easy-to-use protection. Lightweight and fast, to avoid slowing you down.
- PC Tuneup boosts overall performance. Helps you keep your computer running at its best.
- Helps defend your identity from online threats. Prevents cybercriminals from stealing your identity and money.
- Social Media Scanner warns you of unsafe websites and Facebook posts. Allows you to share links without worrying about passing on or receiving threats.
- Parental controls help keep your kids safe when they're online.
- Automatic online or local backup to protect your files. Includes 25GB of secured online storage space for backing up your files.
- Designed for 1 user and covers up to 3 PCs.
|operating system compatibility||Windows XP Service Pack 2; Windows Vista; Windows 7|
|memory requirements||256 MB|
|minimum processor compatibility||300MHz|
|minimum hard disk space||300 MB|
|postconsumer recycled content||0%|
|total recycled content||0%|
From the Manufacturer|
Norton 360™ Version 5.0
Norton 360™ does more to defend your identity, your computer, and your important files with comprehensive, easy-to-use protection.
- 25 GB of secured online storage included with Norton 360™ Premier
- Sluggish computer performance
- Loss of important business files
- Online identity theft
- Dangerous downloads
- Infected websites
- Comprehensive, easy-to-use protection: Keeps you safe from cybercriminals, your computer safe from online threats, and your files safe from loss with fast, light, all-in one protection. It even tunes up your computer to keep it running at its best.
- EXCLUSIVE! Insight: Instantly checks where files came from and how long they’ve been around to identify and stop new crimeware fast for industry-leading online threat detection. Proven to block emerging threats and crimeware.
- IMPROVED! PC Tuneup: Boosts your computer’s performance and helps keep it running at its best. It fine-tunes key system settings, frees up memory so applications start up and run faster, and removes unnecessary files to improve hard drive performance.
- Easy-to-use automated backup: Safely and securely backs up your family’s digital photos and videos, downloaded music, financial documents, and other important files to disc, USB device, or our professionally managed data centers. Norton 360 does all the work for you. It even encrypts the files you back up online for rock-solid security.
- EXCLUSIVE! Parental controls management: Tracks your kids’ latest online activity to help keep them safe from online dangers.
- NEW! Norton Safe Web Social Media Scanner: Lets you check your Facebook Wall and News Feed for bad links and other threats right from your Norton Control Center.1
- EXCLUSIVE and IMPROVED! Norton Identity Safe: Gives you the option of securely saving your user names and passwords so they can be automatically entered whenever you visit a website.
- NEW! Proactive performance alerts: Alert you when an application is slowing down your computer so you can make changes to improve performance.
IMPROVED! Norton Safe Web: Warns you of unsafe and “scam” websites right in your search results and automatically blocks them.2
- Web-based access: Lets you quickly and easily download and share files you backed up online, anytime, anywhere, through a password-protected Web page only you can access.
EXCLUSIVE and IMPROVED! SONAR 3 Behavioral Protection: Monitors your computer for suspicious behavior to quickly detect new attacks, crimeware, and other threats.
IMPROVED! Antiphishing technology: Blocks fraudulent websites created by cybercriminals to steal your identity and your money.
- EXCLUSIVE! Norton Insight Application Ratings: Boost computer performance by identifying and scanning only files at risk for fewer, shorter scans and fast scan speeds.
- NEW! Norton Control Center: Organizes program controls, settings, and information about your computer’s system status, performance, and protection (including our Cybercrime Index) on one easy-to-read screen. Gives you one-click access to Web-based Norton services including Norton Online Family, Norton Safe Web, and Norton Safe Web Social Media Scanner.
- FREE 24x7 support: Get help and answers by phone, email, live chat, or online whenever you need it.3
- IMPROVED! Start-up Manager: Helps reduce the time it takes your computer to start up.EXCLUSIVE! Norton Protection System: Provides overlapping layers of protection that work together to defend against all types of online threats, from viruses to dangerous downloads, and even emerging new scams created to steal your identity or hard-earned cash.EXCLUSIVE! Norton System Insight: Helps keep your computer performing at its best. Shows you how files and applications affect your computer’s performance.
- EXCLUSIVE! Norton Download Insight: Warns you if a downloaded file or application is dangerous before you install or run it on your computer.
- EXCLUSIVE! Norton File Insight: Gives you detailed information about the files found on your computer, including where the file came from (the website URL) and if it can be trusted.
- EXCLUSIVE! Norton Identity Safe On-the-Go: Lets you maintain your most recent logins and passwords on a USB device so you can access them on any PC that has a USB drive and is protected by Norton Internet Security 2010, Norton Internet Security 2011, or Norton 360 Version 4.0 or 5.0.
- EXCLUSIVE! Norton Pulse Updates: Run in the background and provide mini-updates every 5–15 minutes—more frequently than the nearest competitor—for up-to-the-minute protection against the latest threats and crimeware.
- EXCLUSIVE! Norton Ongoing Protection: Automatically downloads security updates in the background as they become available during your subscription period, without interrupting you or slowing down your computer.
- Email and instant message monitoring: Scans email and IMs for suspicious links, attachments, and other tricks cybercriminals use to steal your identity and your hard-earned money.
- EXCLUSIVE! Smart two-way firewall: Prevents cybercriminals from hacking into your computer and stealing your personal information.
- Silent Mode: Puts alerts and noncritical updates on hold when you’re watching movies or playing games in full-screen on your computer.
- Smart Scheduler: Runs scans and updates only when you’re not using your computer.
- Network mapping and monitoring: Shows you all the devices connected to your home network so you can easily spot uninvited guests using your wireless Internet connection and/or eavesdropping on you when you go online.
- IMPROVED! Norton Bootable Recovery Tool: Creates an emergency CD/DVD/USB that gets you back up and running even if your computer has become so infected that it won’t work properly or even start up.
- Vulnerability Protection: Stops cybercriminals from using security holes (vulnerabilities) in applications to sneak threats and crimeware onto your computer.
- Monthly Report: Tells you what Norton 360 has done in the previous month to keep you safe from threats.
- Power Saver Settings: Maximizes your laptop’s battery life by putting off noncritical activities until your computer is plugged in.
- Professional-strength spam blocking: Keeps your mailbox free of unwanted, dangerous, and fraudulent emails.
- Bot detection: Blocks the automated programs cybercriminals use to take control of your computer, access your private information, and use your computer to send out spam and launch attacks on other computers.
- Worm protection: Safeguards your computer against fast-spreading Internet worms and prevents you from accidentally passing them on to others.
- Rootkit detection: Finds and removes deeply embedded crimeware that can hide other types of threats and allow cybercriminals to take control of your computer.
Operating Systems Supported
- Microsoft® Windows® XP (32-bit) with Service Pack 2 or later Home/Professional/Media Center
- Microsoft® Windows Vista® (32-bit and 64-bit) Starter/Home Basic/Home Premium/Business /Ultimate
- Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32-bit and 64-bit) Starter/Home Basic/Home Premium/Professional/Ultimate
Minimum Hardware Requirements
- 300-MHz or faster processor
- 256 MB of RAM; 512 MB recommended
- 300 MB of available hard disk space
- Must meet minimum operating system requirements for Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/Win7
- Internet Explorer® 6.0 or higher, or Mozilla Firefox® 3.0 or higher
- Internet connection—a high-speed connection is required for online backup
Phishing Protection feature available only on 32-bit Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher or Firefox 3.0 or higher
- 1 Not applicable to Chinese language version of Norton 360 v5.0
- 2 Internet Explorer and Firefox browsers only. Supports Google, Bing, Yahoo!, and Ask search engines.
- 3 Symantec provides free, 24x7 chat, email, and phone support for a period of one year from initial installation of this product. NortonLive Services (such as Spyware & Virus Removal Service) sold separately. Availability of support channels vary by region, and regular Internet connection fees and call charges may apply in certain countries. For full support details, please visit www.symantec.com/globalsupport.
Thank you, you will now be redirected to comparisons.
Just a moment while we prepare the page
Check In-Store Availability