said by Shootist:
Anyone that installs ANYTHING that has the Norton name on it is just foolish.
It is the biggest resource hog ever written and BUGGY to no end. Any product from Norton.
That statement has not been correct since 2009. The products were rebuilt from the ground up for the 2009 version. It is one of the least resource-intensive anti-malware programs there is. You don't even know it is on your machine and running unless it finds a problem. I have 126.96.36.199 running my Windows 64 machine with no problems.