What is Norton Safe Web?

Everyone knows that the Internet is huge, there are many online threats like viruses , phishing , and spyware there's a lot of unsavory Web sites out there—Web sites that will try to deceive you, steal your credit card numbers or passwords, or even crash your computer. By the time you visit a Web site it's usually too late The damage has been done, you've been had. So, how can you find out if a Web site is a safety risk before you visit it?

The answer is right here!

Norton Safe Web is a new reputation service from Symantec . Our servers analyze Web sites to see how they will affect you and your computer. Then, using the Norton Toolbar installed on your PC, we let you know how safe a particular Web site might be before you view it. If you need to find out more about how a Web site might behave, we provide more detailed information right here on Norton Safe Web .

How to get involved?

Create an account

Signing up for an account is easy—you just need to pick a user name and a password, and enter your email address. We won't be sharing your email address with anyone, and we send very few emails. Sign up for Norton Safe Web Account to get started! If you are already a Norton user and have a valid Norton Account, it will work here too, so you don't have to create another account!

Write a review of a Web site

Share your stories and experiences—good or bad—about any Web site that you feel strongly about! Help others avoid the same pitfalls that you've gone through on some sites. Plus, let us know which sites are extraordinary and exceptional.

Join Us!
Tired of being Anonymous? You can have an active voice on the Internet!
Sign Up today.

Why Sign Up?

You can take credit for your own reviews
You wrote them, so why not let everyone know? Others can read more of your reviews or subscribe via RSS from your profile page.

Show yourself
Add your own avatar image, and it will show up on your reviews and your public profile. It could be a photo of you, or something creative!

No more user verification
Tired of those annoying images where you have to read the wavy text? Signing up for an account means you no longer have to see them.

Edit your reviews
Have you changed your mind about a Web site after you've written your review? Just click "edit your review" from the site report to update your entry.

Web site owner features
Do you manage a Web site? Create an account and register as a site owner. You'll be able to request re-evaluations of your Web site and access other special features as we add them.

Lots more
Add tags to Web sites, get highlighted in our community buzz, and more—we're constantly adding new features for our users.