Ohio University

Microsoft Anti-Virus

Microsoft anti-virus, also known as System Center Endpoint Protection (SCEP) or Windows Defender, provides comprehensive virus and malware protection for Windows and Mac computers. 

How to Access

How to Install

Centrally managed computers

Microsoft Anti-Virus will be installed automatically on centrally managed Windows and Mac computers.

Unmanaged computers

If you have a university computer that is not managed centrally, you will need to download and run the appropriate installer:

Features

  • Fast performance - Scans will not slow your computer down
  • On-the-fly updates - Automatically updates its virus definitions as often as needed
  • Web Browser protection - Prevents sites that may contain malicious web content from loading

Platform

  • Windows
  • Mac

Eligibility

  • University-owned machines only.