Cryptocurrency “mining” works by using a computer’s hardware to do complex calculations in exchange for a reward and one of the world’s best-known anti-virus software makers is adding cryptocurrency mining to its products. Mining Ethereum as a solo miner is very difficult, relying on luck and powerful computing hardware to receive coins. The company pitched the idea as a safe and easy way to get into mining, an “important part of our customers’ lives”. so far as anti-virus software packages such as Norton itself often falsely identify widely used mining programs as dangerous, and the antivirus software often needs to be deactivated to continue the mining process. How will Norton affects Ethereum mining ?