Sophos Antivirus

Sophos Antivirus is only supported for use on-campus.

Linux/Mac Users will require individual attention. Please call the Help Desk at (812) 866-6899 to set up an appointment.

Windows Users

Install Sophos:

  1. Close all programs, other than your browser.
  2. Download the Sophos installer.
  3. Next, uninstall any other antivirus program you have currently installed.
  4. Locate the sophos.exe installer you just downloaded.
  5. Right-click on the file and select Run as Administrator.
  6. Follow the instructions in the installer.

Update Sophos:

  1. Right-Click here and choose "Save Target As" or "Save Link As" depending on your browser.
  2. Save the sophosupdatevista.vbs file to your desktop.
  3. Next, double-click on the sophosupdatevista.vbs file on your desktop to update Sophos.

Uninstall Sophos:

  1. Close all programs, other than your browser.
  2. Download the Sophos Uninstaller.
  3. Right-click on the SophosUninstaller.exe you downloaded and select Run as administrator.
  4. After the uninstall is complete, you may delete the SophosUninstaller.exe program.