Symantec quickly released a fix through our Live Update servers on February 21, 2015 at 2.30am PST, resolving the issue." Users still affected by the snafu are advised to re-run Norton Live Update.® Google Chrome overtook IE as the world's biggest browser by market share in summer 2014. * A previous headline on this story mis-identified the affected product as Norton 360.However, ITS also recommends that you schedule weekly scans of your system.
This issue affected some Norton and Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) 12.1 and certain SEP RU2 customers who received the IPS definition, but it did not affect customers using Norton Antivirus or other Symantec solutions.
Everyone has, or should have some type of antivirus software installed on their computer.
With the constant barrage of viruses and spyware being created and sent out on the Internet you need to make sure that your software is up to date with the most current virus definitions so you don't become a victim.
Casey Anderson is a part-time writer and full-time marketer who has been published on websites such as Opposing Views and Salon.
She has also contributed articles to local Detroit Magazines, Strut and Orbit.