Anti Virus Software

Microsoft Security Essentials:

Microsoft Security Essentials is a free product available to download to help defend computers running Windows 7 against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software.

Download at https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/14210/security-essentials-download.


Windows Defender:

Microsoft Security Essentials was replaced by Windows Defender, starting in Windows 8 and later. Windows Defender runs in the background, notifies users to take specific action when needed, and can be used anytime to scan for malware.

Windows Defender is built into Windows 8 and Windows 10.


Malwarebytes

Tiger Tech also recommends Malywarebytes: https://www.malwarebytes.com/.

To use either of the programs, open programs, select the software located on the machine, and run accordingly.

If you need assistance, help is available by contacting Tiger Tech.


Self-Service Portal: helpdesk.doane.edu

Email: helpdesk@doane.edu

Phone: 402-826-8411

Microsoft Security Essentials and Windows Defender are free of charge. Malwarebytes is free with limited functionality, but can be purchased for advanced features.

Policy Information:

For policy information, please visit http://www.doane.edu/faq/acceptable-use-policy


Service Levels:

Server uptime goal = 99.9%

Average response time is less than one second.