Symantec, in the next two weeks will start selling the 2006 editions of its consumer security software products, the company said Monday. The products, Norton Internet Security 2006, Norton AntiVirus 2006 and Norton Personal Firewall 2006, offer improved protection while requiring less user intervention, Symantec said in a statement. Norton AntiVirus 2006 costs $39.99. Norton Internet Security 2006 costs $69.99, and Norton Personal Firewall 2006 is priced at $49.99. All prices include a one-year subscription to Symantec’s protection updates.
Source: CNet News.com
One of the oldest disk management and virus suites will be updating it’s software within the next 2 weeks. It’s probably too soon for them to have incorporated the anti-worm and anti-fishing software they gained control of from WholeSecurity last week, but it’s detection ablities will undoubtably be improved from 2005.