Thursday, October 24, 2013

Norton Internet Security 2014 21.0 Free Download

Norton Internet Security 2014 21.0 Free DownloadNorton Internet Security 2014 is the latest edition of the internet security suite from Symantec (Norton). Its power-packed features make it one of the most effective internet security suites available in the market. It offers complete online security as well as protecting your child’s safety with parental control feature – Norton Family. It offers protection from online threats, social media scams, network invaders, viruses, malware, spyware and spam. Besides providing you complete online safety, your PC’s performance will not be compromised; moreover it boosts performance and stability.

Pros and Cons:

Norton Internet Security 2014 has an excellent blocking mechanism for malicious and deceitful websites, strong parental controls, network map monitoring on Norton installations, improved startup manager, accurate spam filtering and intelligent firewall. It shows minimal impact on system performance.

If you want to utilize parental control feature comprehensively, then you should purchase it and that’s one of the main drawbacks in Norton Internet Security 2014. Other limitations include 30 days trial version with nag screen.

What’s New?

  • Threat-removal Layer – Eliminates difficult-to-remove threats completely from your computer.
  • Norton Protection System includes 4 layers of solid protection especially designed to proactively against the newly emerging threats.
  • Identity Safe – Remembers, secures and automatically fills your website user credentials of you, so they can’t be lost or stolen.
  • Safe Web for Facebook – Checks your Facebook for malicious links, infected downloads and risky websites.
  • Automatically sends you the significant product and feature updates and installs the latest version without your involvement.
  • Enhanced protection and performance
What’s Improved?

  • SONAR Behavioral Protection & Live 24x7 Threat Monitoring
  • Bandwidth Management 2.0
Installation and Interface:

A pre-installation scan is performed before installing the actual product in Norton Internet Security 2014 version, because an unprotected machine has threats that would disable antivirus. Pre-installation scan detects basic malware and eliminates them perfectly, while it has difficulty in removing rootkits or MBR infections during pre-installation. Whereas, the actual installation of the product goes smoothly with no computer restart once it is done.

Norton Internet Security 2014 21.0 - Main Interface

Coming to its Interface, the minor changes made are effective, while the rest of the things remain same. As it compatible with Windows 8 OS, the touch-enabled systems feel more comfortable in accessing the interface.

Key Features:

  • Norton Insight, identifies which files are safe and dangerous using the feedback of Norton user community.
  • Anti-phishing – This technology blocks fraudulent “phishing” websites that tries you steal your personal information.
  • Intelligent 2-way Firewall – Prevents anonymous access to your home network by blocking incoming traffic concluded to be unsafe.
  • Defrag – Resolves your PC’s frequent problems that can slow down the performance and battery life.
  • Built-in Intelligence – Increases your Laptop’s battery life by killing unnecessary services until you are plugged in and out of full-screen mode.
  • Insight + Optimized File Copy – Finds safe files and only scans unknown files.
  • Spam Blocking – Removes unwanted, malicious and deceitful emails from your mailbox.
  • Norton Family – This parental control feature protects your kids from online hazards.
  • Startup Manager – Frees up your PC memory so as to computer startup faster.
Norton Internet Security 2014 21.0 - Protection Settings

There are more useful tools such Scam Insight, a Password Manager/Form Filler, Network Monitor, Bootable Repair Disc, and other performance-related tools. The Password Manage now supports drag and drop facility that you can search for logins directly from the toolbar. The interface is more obtrusive than the previous one. The improved behavioral detection protects you from never-before-seen threats.

In the list of top internet security softwares, Norton Internet Security 2014 doesn’t stand in the competition, although it is highly-efficient in providing online security and minimal impact on PC performance. Download Norton Internet Security 2014 30-day trial or purchase full version for Windows 8, 7, Vista and XP operating systems.