University of Bath

The benefits of installing antivirus software on your own computer

As a student or a member of staff we strongly advise that you install Antivirus software on any device you connect to the University network.

Installing Antivirus software on your personal device has a number of benefits. These are:

  1. It protects your device against viruses.
  2. It helps keep your device secure and your personal information safe.
  3. It protects your device from being targeted by hackers and scammers.
  4. You can get Sophos Antivirus home for free.

Install Sophos Antivirus