There has been a dramatic surge in theInternet targeted attacks during 2011 from an average of 77 per day in 2010 to 82 per day in 2011. Attackers used customized malware and refined targeted social engineering to gain unauthorized access to sensitive information. Not even consumers, but businesses also suffered a setback due to data breaching. Among the different industry sectors thecomputer software, IT and healthcare sectors accounted for 93.0% of the total number of attacks. Overall 18.5 million identities were exposed in 2011. The information has been revealed by the Internet Security Threat Report published by Symantec in April, 2012.
Underscoring the shadow of e-threats, Symantec has redefined protection for home PCs and mobile devices by overhauling the Norton 2012 products including Norton 360, Internet Security, Antivirus, One, 360 Everywhere, Norton 360 Version 6.0 Premier Edition, and more.Norton boasts to include features like Comprehensive Protection, to deliver proactive protection to our online home or business stuffs against viruses, spyware and malware. Integration of Download Insight 2.0 is to protect you against harmful or infected web-links. It does provide automatic backup, PC Tuneup and cloud-based Norton Management so that you can manage your Norton software from anywhere, and keep the momentum of computing always up. Have kids? Norton Supportbrings Parental Controls Management to let you have control over their digital communication. Don’t be disheartened even if your system has been infected, and you are unable to boot with the Windows. Norton Bootable Recovery Tool is an answer to such situations. Before you installing any Norton products, go through the product reviews thrown up by leading security software testing firms like AV-test.org, AV-Comparatives, ICSA, etc. or tech media portals. You can also seek expert’s assistance from Norton Phone Support to know the right security solution for your system.
When your software is not working as warranted, or it starts interfering with the Internet, email, social network or other web-based applications, you can ask technicians anchoring the Norton help portal for relevant support. Experts can take the remote access of your system, and can diagnose the issues through the Microsoft Management Console. They have the know-how of dwelling with the event viewer, registry settings, Action Center/Security Center, etc. that depicts the health of your system.Suspecting the machine to be infected with viruses and spyware? Suppose, if it restarts on its own, flashes errors, or the installed security software gets frozen, or the system is creeping, etc., then its worth to avail of the service.
When it comes to solution or customer service, you are luckier than ever before. You are dwelling in a better world; there are multiple solutions for every problem. Rather than relying only on the support services powered by Symantec or Norton, you can go for third-party service providers as well that are readily accessible via the Internet. The moment you enter Norton relevant help and support phrase on the search engine, you come across many such vendors. You can pick the Norton Tech Support, and dial that to get in touch with a reliable partner. Getting support is not the only solution for safe computing. Be smart, and try to keep your system software, application, browser, email client, driver, etc. updated/upgraded as per the specifications’ given by their vendors.