List of Compatible AntiVirus Software

UNCP ResNet policy requires that compatible antivirus software be installed, running and up to date.

Windows 7 & Vista 
Microsoft Security Essentials is a free download for computers running Windows 7 & Vista. Click here to download and install.

Windows 8 & 10
Windows Defender antivirus is already installed on computers running Windows 8 & 10. Click here if you need instructions on activating it.

The following antivirus software is compatible.  UNCP does not endorse or recommend any of these over the others.  Installation on the computer is entirely up to the student. UNCP is not liable for any issue that arises due to installing any of these.  Any existing antivirus must be uninstalled prior to installing a new one.

PC

  • Authentium
  • Avast
  • AVG
  • AVGuard
  • Bitdefender
  • Comodo
  • EZ Antivirus
  • Faronics
  • Fortinet
  • F-Secure
  • Gdata
  • Immunet
  • lolo
  • Landesk
  • LightSpeed
  • Malwarebytes
  • McAfee
  • McAfee 45
  • McAfee NA
  • Microsoft OneCare
  • Microsoft SCEP
  • Microsoft Security Essentials 
  • (for Windows 7 & Vista)
  • NOD32
  • Panda
  • PC Tools
  • SecureIT
  • Sophos
  • SpySweeper AV
  • Symantec
  • Symantec Corp
  • TrendMicro
  • TrendMicro Corp
  • Vipre Antivirus
  • Windows Defender 
  • (for Windows 8)
  • ZoneAlarm

 

Mac

  • Avast for Mac (free version available)
  • AVG for Mac (free version available)
  • Avira for Mac (free version available)
  • BitDefender for Mac
  • ClamXav for Mac
  • Comodo for Mac
  • ESET for Mac
  • iAntiVirus for Mac
  • Intego for Mac
  • MacKeeper for Mac
  • McAfee for Mac
  • Microsoft SCEP for Mac
  • Norton for Mac
  • Panda for Mac
  • Sophos for Mac
  • TrendMicro for Mac

If further assistance is needed, click here for support information.