Anti-virus Recommendations

Always keep your operating system up-to-date.

Windows 10 includes built-in anti-virus protection called Windows Defender.

Anti-virus for Windows for personal PCs (Windows 8, 7, Vista):
Microsoft Security Essentials

Anti-virus for Mac (or an alternative for Windows):
Sophos Home

Anti-malware for Windows and Mac:

Anti-virus for Windows on University-owned PCs:
Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection  License required. This software is installed and supported by BIOTA IT staff. To get it, contact us at