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SONAR Protection

Apr 27, 2010

Symantec Online Network for Advanced Response (SONAR) provides real-time protection against threats and proactively detects unknown security risks on your computer. SONAR identifies emerging threats based on the behavior of applications. SONAR identifies quicker than the traditional signature-based threat detection techniques. SONAR detects and protects you against malicious code even before virus definitions are available through LiveUpdate.

SONAR monitors your computer for malicious activities through heuristic detections.

SONAR automatically blocks and removes high-certainty threats. Norton Internet Security notifies you when high-certainty threats are detected and removed. SONAR provides you the greatest control when low-certainty threats are detected.

The View Details link in the notification alert lets you view the summary of the resolved high-certainty threats. You can view the details under Resolved Security Risks category in the Security History window.

6 comments: (+add yours?)



» Anonymous said...

I want to know how to Delete Sonar Or shut it off, I'm trying to download an item that is virus free but nothing will open up please HELP!



» Admin said...

@Anonymous,
If you know „what” you do, then you can Turn off or turn on SONAR Protection



» Anonymous said...

how can i install sonar protecttion or do i have sonar thanks



» Admin said...

@Anonymous,
Using Norton Internet Security, you can enable or disable SONAR Protection.



» Anonymous said...

how to fix sonar advanced protection?



» Admin said...

@Anonymous,
Sorry, but I understand your question.
Can you please explain?

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