Personal Antivirus Software

Immunet (for Windows) and Avira (for Macintosh) are available for use on personal equipment not owned by Rutgers. The Rutgers license for Symantec expires on June 30. 

What is Immunet?

  • Immunet is a malware and antivirus protection system that utilizes cloud computing to provide enhanced community-based security.
  • Immunet is generally compatible with Windows operating systems supporting both 32-bit and 64-bit versions.
  • Immunet requires an active internet connection to maintain the most up-to-date threat detection.

What is Avira?

  • Avira is an antivirus protection system that protects your system from all Mac-related threats and prevents you from passing on PC viruses.
  • Avira is generally compatible with MacOS 10.11 (El Capitan) or higher.
  • Avira requires an active internet connection to download and maintain the most up-to-date threat detection.

Getting Started

From Software Portal
Step by Step Guide


Have more questions?

If you have questions, please contact your department’s IT staff or the Office of Information Technology Help Desk at 848-445-HELP.