Approved antivirus (AV) software needs to be installed on all desktops, laptops and servers. The table below lists the recommended AV software and a link to installation information.
Below the table, please see a list of additional AV vendors that are supported by ForeScout SecureConnector. ForeScout SecureConnector is the Network Access Control (NAC) agent currently used at Partners. Learn more about NAC by visiting https://rc.partners.org/nac.
Verify if your device already has antivirus installed
Antivirus is already installed on Partners Standard Windows PCs.
Please see the list below for additional software supported by ForeScout SecureConnector.
• Windows: Click the Windows Start button to search for the antivirus software.
• Macs: Open your Applications folder and search for to search for the antivirus software.
Install antivirus software
Follow the instruction in the table to install or choose another solution from the list below.
|Partners Standard Windows Workstation||Non-standard or Personally-owned Windows Workstation||Macintosh Workstation||Partners Windows Server||Linux Server|
|EISS-9a.2: IT Access Control Standards for Networks Policy covers a number of network configurations that that must be in place on your device, including Antivirus software.|
|Antivirus Software||Updates to Antivirus software are pushed to your device when connected to the network.||
|HOWTO: Install Trend Micro Deep Security Antivirus on Linux Servers|
|Windows AV||Mac AV|
AcKve Virus Shield
Microsoft ForeFront/System Center Endpoint Protection
Microsoft Security Essentials
New Technology Wave
Contact the IS Service Desk with questions or to request technical assistance.