Antivirus Software

Antivirus is security software that can protect your computer and files from harmful malware.

Antivirus for
Georgia State-Owned Computers

Georgia State provides antivirus software on computers that are university-owned and managed. The software automatically reports to a central management system for updated virus protection information and product upgrades.

Faculty and staff can request assistance with antivirus software on their university workstations by contacting the Technology Service Desk at or 404-413-4357 (HELP), or by contacting their department’s technology support.

Antivirus for Students and Personally-Owned Devices

We recommend you protect your computer by installing antivirus software.

The following software is free, and supported by the provider:


Mac, Linux, and Windows

Walk-Up Help Desks

Get in-person help securing your computer at any of our CATLabs in Atlanta or Perimeter College campuses.

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