Anti-virus program protecting your computer from any malware that your machine might come into contact with and helping the university flight for latest cyber security threats. Malware refers to any software written with malicious intent including viruses, trojan horses, spyware, adware, worms, rootkits, keyloggers, and ransomware among others. To protect your computer at work, or home, ITSC provides the following recommendations and free anti-virus program to Staff and Student.
Windows 8.1 or above
- Windows Security is built-in to Windows and includes an anti-virus program called Microsoft Defender Anti-virus. There is no need to install extra anti-virus software.
- Stay protected with Windows Security
- macOS includes a technology called Gatekeeper to ensure that only trusted software runs on your Mac. Additionally, ITSC provides free F-Secure anti-virus product for macOS
- Download F-Secure Anti-virus for macOS