SJSU Antivirus

Message from the Information Security Officer

SJSU receives and blocks thousands of attempts to install malicious software every week. Today’s hackers are more clever than ever before and are constantly thinking of new ways to get past firewalls and spam filters. Windows, Macintosh and Linux computers are now all vulnerable to infection, there really is no excuse to not have Antivirus anymore!

A brand new computer purchased today has a likelihood of being infected or compromised within 1 to 5 minutes of connecting to a high speed network. To help you stay protected IT Services provides Sophos Endpoint Security and Data Protection software at no charge to eligible SJSU Students Faculty and Staff. Sophos proactively guards your computer against viruses, worms, spyware and other threats... To get started, click the “Antivirus Download” link.