Technology Services requires up-to-date anti-virus software on all computers connected to the university network. Carbon Black Cloud endpoint security is pre-installed on all university-owned computers.
Suggestions for anti-virus products for personally-owned computers can be found in the list below.
Free Antivirus Products
There are a few free antivirus software products to choose from today including Avira, AVG, Avast and Microsoft Security Essentials. All of these products provide a level of protection against viruses and other malware. Through our own testing as well as numerous independent agency tests, Avira emerged as the best proactive detection agent of these three products. Please visit the page below for more information.
Our Help Desk staff is trained in the installation of anti-virus products. Stop by with your personal laptop or desktop computer and we can provide free installation of anti-virus software, or removal of malware of viruses that may already be infecting your system.
- Faculty/Staff: Stop by the Faculty/Staff Help Desk in MCT 071 or call (717) 477-HELP.
- Students: Stop by the Student Help Desk in Ezra Lehman Memorial Library or call (717) 477-HELP.