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Virus and Malware Protection

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Employees with a PC 

Employees of Samford University that log into Active Directory automatically receive antivirus software through Sophos Anti-Virus. 


Employees with a Mac

There are several programs to protect your Mac computer. We are currently using Sophos Anti-Virus on campus. Sophos also offers Anti-Virus for Mac computers for free. Please Sophos for more details. 



Students with a PC

Students with a PC can download free virus scanning software from any of these recommended sources:

 


 
 Microsoft Security Essentials II Panda
Microsoft Security Essentials Panda Cloud Antivirus

 
Avast Avira AVG
Avast! Avira AntiVirus AVG Free

 

 

 

Students with a Mac
 

We are currently using Sophos Anti-Virus on campus. Sophos also offers Anti-Virus for Mac computers for free. Please visit Sophos for more details. 

 


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