Security Suite: Information and Support
Security Suite is available to Spectrum Internet customers at no additional cost.
To access Security Suite:
- Sign in to Spectrum.net with a username having Head of Household or Admin permissions.
- Hover over My Account and select Internet.
- Select Go to Security Suite in the Tools section.
On the Security Suite page, you can install Security Suite. If you have Head of Household or Administrator permissions, you can install Security Suite and deactivate or reinstall Security Suite licenses.
Features and Benefits
Windows and Mac Features
Real-time Protection with Automatic Updates:
Security Suite offers protection against all types of malicious software including: viruses, spyware, worms, Trojans, rootkits and zero-hour events. The program also updates its definitions automatically and on continual basis. And there's no need to renew licenses for as long as you remain a Spectrum customer.
Automatic Virus Removal
All infections are handled automatically by default and without any disturbances. All you see is a notification that confirms your continued safety. The service runs invisibly with minimal impact on system resources.
Instant Protection Against New Threats
DeepGuard 4 uses advanced real-time cloud-based technology to provide the fastest protection against viruses, spyware and other malicious events.
Spyware Detection and Removal
Security Suite removes secretly installed software from your computer to help ensure your computer is running smoothly.
With Security Suite, you have a secure, user-friendly firewall that keeps your private data to yourself. Thanks to the cutting-edge personal firewall that stops hackers from breaking into your computer, application control automatically lets safe applications connect while blocking unsafe ones.
Security Suite provides free licenses for up to 10 laptop or desktop computers within the home for all Spectrum Internet customers.
Security Suite helps identify which websites are safe to enter and which ones you should avoid. Harmful sites are blocked automatically to ensure safe surfing, banking and online purchasing.
Additional Windows Features
SPAM and Phishing Prevention
Security Suite helps keep your email inbox free from SPAM and phishing attempts and automatically detects and filters SPAM and email scams designed to steal your private information.
Firewall Works with Windows Firewall
DeepGuard 4 works with Windows Firewall software to secure your private data to increase security and prevent hackers from breaking into your computer and stealing your identity.
Parents can easily set time constraints, monitor web surfing activity and block inappropriate or harmful websites with Security Suite.
- Check the system requirements.
- Sign in to Spectrum.net.
- Go to the Security Suite page.
- Select the Install button to download the Security Suite Installer and accept the License Agreement.
- Follow the installation wizard steps to install.
Detailed System Requirements and Installation
Windows Users: Detailed system requirements and installation instructions can be found here .
Mac Users: Detailed system requirements and installation instructions can be found here .