Anti-Virus Solutions

See the links to the right for usage/install instructions for your anti-virus client.

For Campus Owned Computers

New Windows computers are deployed with F-Secure AntiVirus software.

New Macintosh computers are deployed with Sophos AntiVirus software.

For Faculty & Staff at Home

Avast (Windows): Avast! is a CTS User Services favorite for our home computers. The free version for home use is all you need: http://www.avast.com/eng/avast_4_home.html

Sophos (Mac OS X): There is a free "Sophos AntiVirus for Mac Home Edition" available at: http://www.sophos.com/products/free-tools/free-mac-anti-virus/

For Students

These solutions are only available for faculty/staff computers. If you are a student in the Residence Halls check the Road Runner website for antivirus/spyware tools and other self help topics: http://www.rr.com/security

There are also some outstanding free AntiVirus packages available for home use such as:

Avast! (Windows): http://www.avast.com/eng/avast_4_home.html

Sophos (Mac OS X): A Home Edition is available at: http://www.sophos.com/products/free-tools/free-mac-anti-virus/