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New Virus Protection and
Anti-Spyware Software Available

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Symantec Endpoint Protection is now available for download via the Ask ITS area of NYUHome. It is available under an NYU site license, and may be downloaded and used by current faculty, staff, and students. It provides both antivirus and anti-spyware protection for Windows computers.

Endpoint Protection replaces Symantec Antivirus Corporate Edition for Windows, and ITS recommends that eligible members of the NYU community using the earlier product upgrade to this newer product. Symantec Antivirus Corporate Edition v10.2 (also available via NYUHome) continues to be the version recommended for Macintosh computers.

To access the software, log in to NYUHome ( and click the Ask ITS link. In the ITS Software channel (upper left of the page), click "Anti-Virus & Anti-Spyware Software" to open the ITS-Licensed Computer Security Software page.

If you need additional information or assistance, please contact ITS Client Services at 212-998-3333 or at