Symantec Endpoint Protection antivirus software is installed on all campus-owned computers. Symantec Endpoint Security includes antivirus and anti-spyware protection, as well as firewall, intrusion prevention and other security features. If your computer is connected to the campus network, it is required to have updated antivirus software
UW-Whitewater students and employees may download a copy of Symantec Endpoint Protection for their personal computer at no cost! If you suspect your computer is already infected with a virus, contact the TSC Helpdesk at 262-472-HELP(4357) or via email.
Students and employees need up-to-date antivirus to access the campus wireless network - including wi-fi - from a personal computer (PC and Mac). For more information on connecting a personal device to the campus wi-fi, visit the network connectivity page. If you are using an up-to-date antivirus not listed below, please contact the TSC Helpdesk to request a review of your antivirus software for use with the UW-Whitewater wireless network.
Approved antivirus for UW-Whitewater wireless network
|Symantec (free to students/staff)||Symantec (free to students/staff)|
* A compatibility issue with McAfee LiveSafe has been detected and the vendor has been notified. The issue will be resolved as soon as an update/patch is released.