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What's New At Schrock
On September 21st Symantec discontinued their Norton 360, Norton Internet Security, and Norton Antivirus products and replaced them with a new consumer-grade product called “Norton Security”. They did not advise anyone ahead of time about their plans to discontinue Norton 360.
If you presently have Norton 360 installed on your computer, it will continue to function until your subscription expires. After it expires you will be forced to move to the new Norton Security product at the full purchase price instead of the lower renewal price.
What Does Schrock Think of the New Norton Security Product?
Our staff evaluated the new Norton Security offering and we found it was less effective than Norton 360 and the cost per license was $10 higher.
Many features that were available in Norton 360 had been removed. The firewall did not do as well in testing and there were many more windows asking the user to make decisions many of our customers wouldn’t understand.
We do not feel comfortable recommending the Norton Security product to our customers, let alone warrantying the installations against viruses.
What Security Software Should I Install on My Computer?
Over the past few weeks Schrock had been working with …