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What Security software is available for download?

All available security software is free to the Ryerson community. You will be required to enter your my.ryerson username and password to access the software.

Note:  Chrome users, when downloading software, the Ryerson login screen remains on your browser.  If you login a second time, you may see a "Unauthorized login" message.  Please check your Downloads folder.
 

Product

Description

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Sophos

Sophos is an antivirus program that will protect your personal computer against computer viruses.  You will need to uninstall any anti-virus software you may have on your computer before installing Sophos.  The Sophos install program will provide an option to remove the existing McAfee Virus Scan from your computer. 


For Windows

Sophos 10.7 supports Windows 10, as well as all previous versions of Windows.



For Linux

Linux

Product

Description

Instructions

Download


Sophos icon

Sophos

Sophos is an antivirus program that will protect your personal computer against computer viruses.  You will need to uninstall any anti-virus software you may have on your computer before installing Sophos.  The Sophos install program will provide an option to remove the existing McAfee Virus Scan from your computer. 


For Windows

Sophos 10.7 supports Windows 10, as well as all previous versions of Windows.

For Windows

Sophos (Ryerson Owned Computers)

For Windows

Sophos Home (non-Ryerson Computers)

Note: Ryerson owned managed computer, CCS or departmental IT installs the Sophos client and manages feature and/or feature changes.


For Mac logo

Mac

For Mac

Sophos (Ryerson Owned Computers)

For Mac

Sophos Home (non-Ryerson Computers)

Note: Ryerson owned managed computer, CCS or departmental IT installs the Sophos client and manages feature and/or feature changes.

Sophos Uninstall


For Linux

Linux

For Linux

Sophos (Ryerson Owned Computers)

For Linux

Sophos Home (non-Ryerson Computers)

Note: Ryerson owned managed computer, CCS or departmental IT installs the Sophos client and manages feature and/or feature changes.


RU-VPN2 icon

RU-VPN2

RU-VPN2 is the new Virtual Private Network (VPN).

The RU-VPN2 client software is an application that runs on your laptop computer or mobile device, protecting you with the same security policies that protect the sensitive resources on Ryerson University network. You can use the RU-VPN2 client to connect to your network from home or away and access your internal resources. 



 

CONTACT THE HELP DESK

Students

Phone icon416-979-5000 x6840

Email iconhelp@ryerson.ca

Maps iconKerr Hall West, Room 71

Faculty/Staff

Phone iconx6806

Email iconhelp@ryerson.ca


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