Protecting Your Computer from Viruses

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It is important that you protect your computer from viruses and spyware. A device that has suspicious traffic that indicates a possible virus or spyware infection will be disconnected from the network until the problem is resolved.

How can I protect my computers and devices?

There are many free and paid software solutions and services available for your device. Here are a few recommendations from Technology Services.

Windows Desktop, Laptop and Tablet Computers

Windows device users on the Hendrix network are encouraged to install Microsoft Security Essentials which is available for free from:

Go here for more information about Windows Virus Protection Software.

Mac OS Desktop and Laptop Computers

Mac OS device users can install Sophos Anti-virus for free from:

Go here for more information about Macintosh Virus Protection software.

Android Devices (Phones and Tablets)

Android users are can install Lookout Mobile Security for free from the Google Play Store:

iOS Devices (Phones and Tablets)

 iOS device users can install Lookout Mobile Security for free from the iTunes App Store:

 

 

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