Anti-Virus software

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                       

 

 

 

Mac OS X - Sophos Anti-Virus Enterprise v9.22

 

 

 

 

Mac Instructions

  • Supports 10.11 (El Capitan), 10.10 (Yosemite), 10.9 (Mavericks), 10.8 (Mountain Lion), 10.7 (Lion), and 10.6 (Snow Leopard).
  • To download this software you will need to use your Williams College username and password to authenticate.
  • Upon completion, Sophos Anti-Virus should be automatically configured for automatic updating and the real-time scanner pre-enabled to remove viruses when they are seen.
  • To manually update, click on the black shield on your clock bar and choose “Update Now.”
  • Problems with the installation? Try uninstalling the pre-existing version from your Mac with this Sophos Anti-Virus Remover for Mac OS.

 

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Windows - Sophos Endpoint Security and Control v10.3

 

 

 

 

Windows Instructions

  • Supports Windows 10, 8, 7, 2008R2, Vista (not Home Edition), 2008, XP
  • To download this software you will need to use your Williams College username and password to authenticate.
  • To watch the progress of the installation just right click on the blue shield near your system clock and choose “View updating status”
  • The installer is automated and requires no user intervention.
  • When the installation is complete the option to “Open Sophos Endpoint Security and Control” will be bold when you right click on the white shield containing a blue “S”

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Free alternatives       

 

 

 

 

Windows – Microsoft Security Essentials

 

 

 

 

7 / Vista (64)▼ 

7 / Vista (32)

XP (32)▼

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stay Informed

 

 

 

 

Fake AV – what is it?

Safe web browsing – top ten myths

Threatsaurus - the a-z of computer and data security threats

Safety tips – great “how to” advice

Virus timeline – a little history of the computer virus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Please visit the OIT Virus Center for additional information.


Last updated on Tuesday 02/27/2016 19:49 ET