Has norton commited harikari

  TECHNODIMWIT 22:21 16 Feb 2003

i`ve picked up backdoor.assasin witch norton
quarantined, following nortons web instructions it has now been removed, but i cant update norton

do i need to reinstall norton to update?
or is there website down is update keeps on hanging up.

many thanks for your help.


  Lozzy 22:29 16 Feb 2003

You could reinstall but I have had issues in the past trying to download Live Update latest version. keep trying click here as I have just tried and it downloaded ok

  TECHNODIMWIT 23:50 16 Feb 2003

Thanks for the info.

whilst you replied, norton updated, I take ike there server was down or overloaded for i while.

again thanks for trying to help


  bof:) 17:39 17 Feb 2003


the last update I have from NAV 2003 is dated 12.02.03. I've checked out their website and I was sure I saw a date of 14.02.03. It wouldnt download.

Is this the latest date you found?

PS Just run live update again and got the green tick with all is upto date message and its dated as above.


  TECHNODIMWIT 20:52 17 Feb 2003

found the same date.

just reupdated, and was surprised at the download.

norton internet security URL updates 14,127kb!!!
total download 16,928kb.

if that is a common download no wonder they were struggling.

suspect my norton was clobbered by the backdoor.assisin.


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