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Installing Rutgers Anti-Virus

Your computer is a valuable asset that can be made inoperable by a virus, malware, worm, or vulnerability. Your exploited computer can propagate these attacks to other computers on the network.

You are responsible to operate and manage your computer in a safe and secure manner. These responsibilities include:

  • Install virus protection software on your computer
  • Daily update of your virus protection software
  • Scan all incoming email for viruses
  • Update your windows operating system with the latest patches
  • Install a firewall on your local computer

Antivirus Software:

Rutgers University offers Anti-virus software free to all Rutgers faculty, staff and students. The software is available for Windows and Mac machines here.