Malware and Antivirus for Home Use
Antivirus for Computers
Samford University uses Sophos Endpoint Protection to protect University owned computers against viruses, malware and malicious content.
Sophos now provides “free” protection for up to 10 home computers (Windows or Macintosh) which includes a dashboard to view and manage Sophos on all your home computers.
All you need to do is go to the Sophos web site, create and account and download the software. To learn more and get started protecting your home computers, please point your browser to https://home.sophos.com/.
Malwarebytes Protection for Computers
Technology Services recommends students and employees download Malwarebytes, software that will scan and clean a computer from most Malware.