To increase your computer’s security and decrease the change of a possible virus, we recommend that you keep your computer’s operating system up to date as well as install an antivirus software package. If you don’t have an antivirus software package already installed on your computer, you can download a free, personal version from several reliable vendors. Visit one of the sites listed below to download virus protection software, and follow the provided instructions for installation and usage.
The most important thing to remember when using antivirus software is to keep it current. Antivirus software is continually updated to guard against the latest threats. Updates are typically available through your antivirus software vendor.
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* Please note that neither Excelsior College nor the colleges and universities working with Excelsior to offer online courses are responsible for preventing virus infections or providing technical support for any antivirus software you may choose to install.