Anti-virus software (Sophos)
What is included?
The University of Queensland has an institution wide site licence agreement for Sophos Endpoint Security & Control. This covers University owned Windows and Apple computers on all campuses.
Who can use it?
Sophos is available for no charge to use on all University owned systems.
Home use for staff and students
Sophos offers a free product named "Sophos Home". This can be downloaded directly from the Sophos web site.
If you have the older version named "Sophos At Home" you should remove that version and install the new version using these instructions.
How do I install the software on UQ Computers?
Sophos should already be installed on UQ owned systems. If not, please contact ITS for support.
How do I get support for Sophos?
Any queries relating to Sophos on UQ systems should be directed to ITS either by phoning 56000, visiting http://www.its.uq.edu or sending an email to email@example.com.
For any queries relating to Sophos on personal computers please refer to the Sophos website http://www.sophos.com. It has an extensive array of information, knowledgebase articles, community forums and security alert information to assist with most problems encountered.