Sophos is Ryerson's antivirus software. Here are the instructions to install Sophos on your computer.
If you currently have an antivirus software installed on your computer, such as McAfee, you should uninstall it. Sophos cannot uninstall some antivirus software which is why we recommend that you manually uninstall the software before attempting the Sophos install.
This is a precautionary task to ensure your important data is backed up. CCS does not standardize on a method for backing up your files. Some employees have access to CFAPS which gives them limited space for backups. Another option would be to use removable media such as USB keys and drive; however, do not to use this method for confidential data as these can be easily lost or stolen.
If you do not see any of the pop-up windows from Step 10, proceed to Step 11.
11. The Security & Privacy window, under Allow apps downloaded from: section, shows, Sophos Endpoint Protection was blocked from opening because it is not from an identified developer. Click Open Anyway.