Sophos Anti-Virus

Sophos Anti-Virus License

Sophos Anti-Virus software provides integrated virus detection for Windows, Mac, Unix, and Linux operating systems and servers. Award-winning technology protects servers, desktops, and laptops from viruses, Trojans, worms, and malicious spyware.

Scanning and disinfection can be performed on access, on demand, and automatically at scheduled times resulting in a minimum impact on system performance.

The latest software and virus detection updates are automatically downloaded, ensuring that all computers across the network are fully protected.

Sophos Anti-Virus is a part of the NMSU Enterprise Software Bundle (ESB).

Sophos Anti-Virus software is available to all NMSU departments, faculty, staff, and students at no cost. Software can be installed on NMSU-owned computers. We also have a home Sophos for NMSU employees computers belonging to NMSU faculty, and staff. Students can also get a free install from Sophos directly.

 

HOW CAN I GET SOPHOS FOR MY COMPUTER?

NMSU-owned computers?

If you need Sophos for your NMSU-owned work computer please contact your department’s IT personnel and submit a ticket so a technician can install Sophos on your NMSU computer.

NMSU employee personally owned computer?

If you are an NMSU employee you can get Sophos for your personal computer by following the instructions on this help page. https://kb.nmsu.edu/105657

NMSU student personal computer?

If you are an NMSU student you can get Sophos for your personal computer by following the instructions on this help page. https://kb.nmsu.edu/105658