Sophos Home Antivirus
FNU IT recommends the usage of Sophos Home offering a simple, effective, and free antivirus software. Sophos Home protects every Mac and PC in your home from malware, viruses, ransomware, and inappropriate websites. It uses the same award-winning technology that FNU IT uses to protect all FNU servers and workstations. Best of all, you can manage security settings for the whole family—whether they’re down the hall or across the world.
Please take time to create a personal home account with Sophos and install the software on your computer.
Creating an Account
To create a Sophos Home account, go to https://home.sophos.com/register and enter your first name, last name, email address and a password then click Create Account.
Downloading the Sophos Home software
Once you have created an account, you will be logged into the Sophos Dashboard, or you can log in manually, here https://home.sophos.com and click SIGN IN at the top of the page.
To add protection to your computer, click + Add Device and you will then be presented with a button to install Sophos Home on your computer. You will also be provided a link that will allow you to install the software on multiple machines, simply by opening the link on those machines.
For more information about how to complete the installation process, see Installing Sophos Home Software.