Antivirus - Sophos

Service Description

Information Technology (Information Technology) provides Sophos Endpoint Security and Data Protection to protect the Campus Communities computers and data. Simplified cross-platform security, centralized management, antivirus, applications and network access control let us simply secure end-users’ desktops and comply with regulations.

Who can use the service?

Faculty and Staff.

What is included?

  • Security for your computers and sensitive data with antivirus and client firewall.
  • Reduces impact - detects and blocks:
    • Viruses
    • Suspicious behavior
    • Unauthorized software applications
    • Removable storage devices
    • Suspicious files
    • Malicious Websites

How do I get this service?

Please visit the Software Downloads page.

What operating systems are compatible with this service?

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Mac OS
  • Linux
  • Antivirus for Unix (Still been tested by the Antivirus Committee)

How do I get support?

Support for this service is provided Monday through Friday, during operating hours through the Information Technology Help Desk.


Sophos is an Information Technology Baseline service and is offered at no additional cost for all state, self-funded, and auxiliary employees and faculty.