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Antivirus Software

The Information Security Office recommends the following Antivirus solutions:

Operating SystemtypeRecommended AntivirusWhere to get it
WindowsASU-owned systemCrowdstirkeContact your local deskside support staff
Windows 8+personal systemWindows DefenderIt's already installed
Windows 7personal systemMicrosoft Security Essentialshttps://www.microsoft.com/en-us/safety/pc-security/microsoft-security-essentials.aspx
MacASU-owned systemCrowdstrikeContact your local deskside support staff
Macpersonal systemAvast! Free for EDUhttps://www.avast.com/mac
Linux/UNIXanyClamAVhttp://www.clamav.net

All antivirus solutions should be properly configured to automatically retrieve the latest updates, perform regular scans, and scan files on-access.