To disable the ThreatSense.net feature:
Right-click on the Nod 32 icon in the notification area > Open Window
- Select Setup and in the left hand side panel click on the "Entire Advanced Setup tree.."link.
- Scroll to the Tool section and Select ThreatSense.net
- Uncheck the box next to "Enable ThreatSense.net Early warning system"
- Validate with the OK button