Difference between revisions of "Anti-Virus Software"

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==[[Microsoft Security Essentials]]==
 
==[[Microsoft Security Essentials]]==
 
Microsoft Security Essentials guards against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. It is a free download from [http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/ Microsoft] that is simple to install, easy to use, and always kept up to date. It’s easy to tell if your PC is secure — when you’re green, you’re good. It’s that simple. MSE also runs quietly and efficiently in the background so that you are free to use your computer without interruptions or long computer wait times.
 
Microsoft Security Essentials guards against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. It is a free download from [http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/ Microsoft] that is simple to install, easy to use, and always kept up to date. It’s easy to tell if your PC is secure — when you’re green, you’re good. It’s that simple. MSE also runs quietly and efficiently in the background so that you are free to use your computer without interruptions or long computer wait times.
 
==[[Intego | Intego VirusBarrier]]==
 
Faculty, staff, and students using Macs and running OS X 10.6 or above should download VirusBarrier Express from the Mac App Store.
 

Revision as of 13:56, 8 December 2015

CIT no longer provides licensed anti-virus software for faculty, staff, or students.

CIT does have some recommendations, however, for those who wish to run anti-virus software on their computers:

Microsoft Security Essentials

Microsoft Security Essentials guards against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. It is a free download from Microsoft that is simple to install, easy to use, and always kept up to date. It’s easy to tell if your PC is secure — when you’re green, you’re good. It’s that simple. MSE also runs quietly and efficiently in the background so that you are free to use your computer without interruptions or long computer wait times.