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Download/Install Antivirus Software (Mac OS; Windows)

These instructions are for installing antivirus software in an unmanaged environment from this Virus website, the Supported Products website, or the custom application option on the PennConnect DVD.If you are installing the entire suite of applications available on the PennConnect DVD, follow the on-screen instructions on the DVD.

After accepting the licensing agreement, the file will automatically unzip and place an installer in your default download location (probably your Downloads folder located in the Apple Dock). Double-click the installer icon and follow the on-screen instructions accepting the defaults. After you finish, you can delete the installer by dragging it to the Trash.

Note: After the Penn installer completes, the Norton installer program will run. Follow Norton's on-screen instructions to finish installing the software. Both installers are needed to provide all components needed to protect your machine. The installation will take several minutes.

Download: Norton Antivirus Software for Macintosh

After you accept the licensing agreement, follow the on-screen instructions to install the software. After you finish, you can delete the installation file.

Note: Internet Explorer users may need to append .exe to the filename after downloading Symantec Endpoint Protection to the desktop: in the "Save As" window, create or go to the directory in which you want to save the file, append .exe to the file name if it is not already there, and click Save. Open this directory, double-click the installation file,

Download: Symantec Antivirus Software for Windows


Page updated on November 23, 2010
Announcements & Alerts: There are no virus alerts.

How to Disconnect an Infected Computer from the Network: If your computer is infected with a virus, disconnect from the network and follow these steps.

How to Report an Incident: To report an occurence or a suspicion of a virus, send email to virus@isc.

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