Security, Software, Anti-Virus, Home Solutions
Anti-Virus software options for personal devices
Both Windows and Mac come with built-in security software. In most situations, this built-in software may be sufficient to protect your personal computer from malware.
Students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have access to Malwarebytes Premium. This application is only available for use on students personal devices. Refer to the following KB for instructions on how to download, install, and activate Malwarebytes Premium for students.
Students and employees at the university have access to the Cybersecurity Training and Awareness program. For additional information please refer to the Cybersecurity Training and Awareness Overview KB.
Note: Adverse events and outcomes are possible and do happen with and without anti-virus or anti-malware products. Use caution and be informed when connecting any device to any network or resource. Behavior factors greatly into the security equation and all users of open, public, or shared networks should be vigilant about their awareness, actions, controls, and risks when using them.