Virus Protection Software

RIT provides free virus protection software for students, staff, and faculty.

You may download virus protection software for Microsoft Windows computers and Mac OS X computers below. The download links require a valid RIT computer account.




Please be sure to uninstall any other anti-virus software from your system before installing McAfee VirusScan for Windows.

  • VirusScan Enterprise (VSE) for Microsoft Windows Windows 7, Windows 8, Server 2003, Server 2008, and Server 2012.
  • The current version of McAfee VirusScan Enterprise does not support Windows 10. McAfee is expected to release an updated version in October 2015.
  • When installation is complete, a VSE icon will appear in your system tray.

Click here to download VirusScan Enterprise (VSE). Then double-click on the file you downloaded (vsci.exe) to install VirusScan Enterprise.


Mac OS X

Click here to download anti-virus software for OS X.