Tag Archives: virus

Symantec Endpoint Protection: Windows

Although the screenshots below reflect the SEP12WIN32.exe installation file, the step-by-step instructions also apply to the 64-bit version for Windows 7 and 8. Installing Symantec Setting up Automatic Updates Scanning for Viruses Installing Symantec Download the installation file for your computer. (Note: To determine whether your computer is running 32-bit or 64-bit, go to Microsoft’s […]

Symantec Endpoint Protection: Mac

This version of Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) works on Intel-based Macs running Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks). Installing Symantec Endpoint Protection Scheduling software updates Scanning for viruses Installing Symantec Endpoint Protection Install all recommended Apple software updates. A. Click the Apple icon at the top left of the screen. B. Click Software Update → Show […]

Securing devices

Try not to limit security because of the device you are using. Taking steps to secure your desktop, laptop, smartphone, tablet and/or other mobile device not only keeps your data safe, but also is a proactive step in protecting the campus network, including the data stored and shared over the network. Install antivirus software Reduce […]

Information Security

Information Security (InfoSec) is protecting information and information systems from unauthorized use, modification, destruction, disruption and any other unapproved access. It is important for all members of our campus community to be aware of recommendations, best practices and policies when accessing University data and campus technology resources. Information Security is not only about Information Technology […]

Tips & Tricks

• Tech-notices are automatically sent to all faculty, staff and students at DePauw as a way of keeping the campus community informed of important information from the IT department. This important information is vital to your academic planning since maintenance outages, upgrades, new technologies, virus alerts and more are shared through this email notification. • To ensure […]