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Norton Security Alternatives

Norton Security is described as 'protects your most important device, whether it's a PC, Mac, smartphone, or tablet, from online threats such as malware and spyware' and is a Anti-Virus app in the security & privacy category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Norton Security for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Windows Security. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Clam AntiVirus or Avira Antivirus. Other great apps like Norton Security are Avast Free Antivirus, Kaspersky AntiVirus, ESET NOD32 Antivirus and ClamTk.

Norton Security alternatives are mainly Anti-Virus Apps but may also be Anti-Malware Apps or Firewalls. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Norton Security.
This page was last updated Aug 3, 2021
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Norton Security protects your most important device, whether it's a PC, Mac, smartphone, or tablet, from online threats...

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  1. Windows Security (known as Windows Defender Antivirus before Windows 10 May 2020 Update, Windows Defender before Windows 10 Creators Update, or Microsoft Defender Antivirus before Windows 11) is an anti-malware component of Microsoft Windows.

    Windows Security vs Norton Security opinions
    Some users think Windows Security is a great alternative to Norton Security, some don't.

    Does not contain many of the same features that Norton does, such as File Insight, Secure VPN, and others that are often useful.

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  2. Avast Free Antivirus

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Android Tablet

    Avast Free Antivirus a the free for non-commercial and home usage antivirus solution from AVAST Software.

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    because its to costy later on

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  3. Clam AntiVirus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Clam AntiVirus is an open source (GPL) anti-virus toolkit for UNIX, designed especially for e-mail scanning on mail gateways.

  4. Avira Free Antivirus offers basic protection for your computer against dangerous viruses, worms, spy-ware, trojans and costly dialers.

  5. Kaspersky AntiVirus

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Kaspersky AntiVirus offers protection from a range of IT threats and provides the basic tools needed to keep your PC secure.

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    It is good and full of features but it is better to buy it on Amazon then directly from Kaspersky.

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  6. ESET NOD32 Antivirus

    • Windows
    • Linux

    ESET NOD32 Antivirus is an innovative host-based intrusion prevention system that offers a comprehensive scanning solution. Most importantly, it will not slow down your PC, it's easy to use, and easy to install.

  7. ClamTk

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    ClamTk is a graphical front-end for ClamAV, an open source antivirus engine for detecting trojans, viruses, malware & other malicious threats. It is designed to be an easy-to-use, lightweight, on-demand antivirus scanner for Linux systems.

  8. ClamWin

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    [Please note that ClamWin Free Antivirus does not include an on-access real-time scanner. You need to manually scan a file in order to detect a virus or spyware.]

  9. AVG AntiVirus

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • Chrome OS

    AVG AntiVirus Free provides basic antivirus and antispyware protection for home users. Virus database updated every day. Includes innovative LinkScanner for web-protection.

  10. Comodo Internet Security is a free, very voluminous and multi-layered security application that keeps hackers out and personal information in.

    Bundleware

    The app installs other components by default such as Dragon Web Browser. You must click "Options" during install to deselect those components.

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