Antivirus Protection


University Owned Devices

University owned computers managed by GW IT have antivirus protection software installed.  This software is also available in the Software Center (Windows OS) and Self Service (macOS). For assistance with antivirus protection software on University owned computers, please contact GW IT support.


Personal Devices

GW IT recommends the following antivirus protection for personal devices:

Windows OS Personal devices should utilize the pre-installed Microsoft Defender Antivirus software.
macOS Personal devices should utilize the free versions of Avira Antivirus or Sophos Home software.