Information Security

Sophos Antivirus

UCA uses the Sophos end-point projection software to protect UCA computers from viruses and other malware. UCA computers have Sophos installed when it is processed through IST.

Security Options

If you do not currently have current security software on your personal computer, refer to the Knowledgebase article Recommended antivirus applications.

Removing Computer Threats

If you notice any threats or suspicious activities, always contact the IST Help Desk immediately. IST staff are only allowed to remove threats from university-owned computers and devices. However, the Help Desk can help determine if a threat is legitimate and/or recommend applications for removing threats on personally-owned devices.

To help keep your device safe, it is helpful to know the different types of threats. For more information, refer to the Knowledgebase articles below: