You should always have the latest version of antivirus software installed on your computer. Antivirus software provides real-time protection for your home or small business PC that guards against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software.
All new computers joined to the BSU domain will receive Forefront Client Security automatically through Windows Update. Definition and product updates will also be automatically delivered in this way.
Ball State University recommends personally owned Windows computers to use Microsoft Security Essentials. Security Essentials is designed to provide home users with high-quality, hassle-free malware protection at no cost.
Mac computer users should download ClamXav.