Free Anti-Virus Programs


Your success on this course is critically dependent on your having access to a "clean" computer. From time to time you will receive from ISMI advice on the dangers of shared computers, backing up etc.  There is specific back advice at 


There are some good cybersecurity tips at

If you are concerned about virus protection and don’t have a paid subscription with one of the majors, try one of the following free programs, all regularly updated - for free:


If your PC is running Windows 10 or higher, you should be automatically protected as part of your Microsoft subscription.