Antivirus Software

Service Description

The Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection (SCEP) is the current recommended Antivirus/Malware application for university-owned computers. This application allows for Managed and Non-Managed client installations on Windows, MAC and Linux devices. The University recommends Microsoft Security Essentials for personal Windows based computers please visit Installing Microsoft Security Essentials for more information. (Mac personal = ClamX)...  Learn more...

Hours of Availability

This service is available to customers 24 x 7, excluding planned outages, maintenance windows and unavoidable events. Maintenance windows are used only when needed for planned changes that have gone through the ITS Change Management Process. In addition to the Standard ITS Maintenance Windows, site-specific and service-specific changes may be coordinated with customers at non-standard times.


UNC-Chapel Hill campus

Customer Responsibilities

  • Identify systems with sensitive data and install the  Managed Security Group package on such systems.
  • Perform regular anti-virus scans.
  • Contact the ITS Service Desk to report problems or request assistance.

How Do We Charge

ITS does not presently charge for this service

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