Norton Anti Virus is one of the oldest and best known antivirus products available.It has its origins as Symantec Antivirus for Macintosh (SAM) which was released in May 1989.NOTE: Users of Mac OS 10.8 (Mountain Lion) may receive error messages when installing applications from sources other than the Mac App Store.For more information about this issue, please see this document.
You may also want to consider creating a new Weekly scan that will update All Products.
However, ITS also recommends that you schedule weekly scans of your system.
In case you see an error message “unable to extract update…” after downloading a new Papers for Mac update, you need download the latest Papers update again using this download link: In case you were updating to a beta update, please contact [email protected] a direct download link to the latest beta update.
In August 1990, Symantec purchased Peter Norton Computing from Peter Norton.
The first version of Norton Anti Virus was released in 1991, featuring Mr. Norton Anti Virus 12 for Mac is the basic version of the software.