Portable Norton Security Scan

Norton Security Scan is a Free Anti Virus Scanner made by Symantec. Norton Security Scan is typically used to ensure your PC is protected from common threats. It does so by scanning your computer and identifying any viruses, worms, spyware, adware or trojans if they reside on your PC. This Portable Norton Antivirus scanner tool is included in the Free Google Pack and the resulting installation directory can be copied to a USB flash drive making for a partially portable Virus Scanner.

Norton Security Scan – Running Portably

Norton Security Scan

Authors Website: Norton Security Scan

Distributor: Norton

License: Freeware

How to make Norton Security Scan Portable:

  1. Download Norton Security Scan. You can obtain it HERE
  2. Proceed to install Norton Security Scan
  3. Once installed, copy the Norton Security Scan directory from C:\Program Files\ to your USB device
  4. Click nss.exe from your Norton Security Scan folder on your USB device to launch the program

Note: This Antivirus tool does not provide Live Antivirus Protection. While it may identify Spyware, Adware, Tojans and Viruses and even remove Viruses.

*Norton Security Scan detects but does not remove Spyware or Adware.