Norton Internet Security Review 2015

Scan-Speed : / 10
Boot-Speed : / 5
Resources : / 15
Total Performance : / 30
Spyware Detection : / 15
Virus Detection : / 15
Nr. of False Alarms : / 10
Nr. of Virus Updates : / 10
Total Security : / 50
Intuitiveness : / 5
User Interface : / 10
Setting Options : / 5
Total Usability : / 20
The Internet Security package from Norton offers many other features such as an anti-Phishing filter, an intelligent 2-way firewall and additionally automatically detects key loggers. These are made inoperable immediately. It is due to all this that Norton Internet Security is much more extensive than Norton Antivirus. Shopping and banking websites are automatically checked for authenticity. Those with a home network will be pleased to hear that this is also protected by Internet Security. A high standard of security to be proud of.
The software is in a good midfield position after having performed at various benchmark tests. It does not have any major shortcomings. Only the firewall could be improved a little in order to achieve better ratings. The software is now well developed and offers optimal protection against Internet threats.
The clear user interface and high detection rate offers significant advantages for the program. Even beginners can navigate through the program well and find it easy to use.


  • Only a few false alarms
  • Low computational load
  • High detection rates for viruses and other malicious software
  • Very fast response time (5-15min) to new viruses
  • Simple, intuitive operation


  • None identified


The package protects your PC very consistently against all kinds of Internet threats. Because of the many new developments Norton is still classed among the best.

Features and Specifications

You will find information about the individual products in the following table. What features offered by each virus scanner? What operating systems are suitable? Here you will get the answer.

Features and Specifications
Requirements: 800MHz CPU, 512RAM
Operating Systems: Win XP, Vista, Win 7, Win 8
Virus scanner: yes
Language: English
Firewall: yes
Antispam: yes
Anti-Phishing: yes
Anti-Spyware: yes
Laptop-Mode: yes
Game-Mode: yes

Newspaper Reviews

We have gone to the trouble of summarizing test results of various magazines in order to provide a better overview. Please read what other magazines and online portals have to say about this provider.

Zeitschrift Logo Test winner
The clever performance improvements and good detection rates make Norton Internet Security 2009 a clear winner.
Tested version: Norton Internet Security
Zeitschrift Logo Rating: GOOD
Norton Internet Security has once again delivered a top-scanning performance with ease of use and faster response to new viruses. The software is suitable for beginners and professionals alike.
Tested version: Norton Internet Security
Zeitschrift Logo Rating: GOOD
Plus: Good protection against viruses: a rapid response to new threats from the Internet; Ordinary operation. Minus: child protection bypassed.
Tested Version: Norton Internet Security

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