The university provides Symantec AntiVirus free of charge for students, faculty and staff using off-campus and on-campus computers. Symantec AntiVirus is required to access the university network.
Symantec Endpoint Security includes antivirus and anti-spyware protection, as well as firewall, intrusion prevention and other security features. Those living in residence halls are required to install this software.
Your UARK username and password are required to download Symantec AntiVirus. If you haven't done so, activate your UARK account.
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Students who have purchased a new computer with Killer Wireless software installed might get an error or blue screen after installing Symantec AntiVirus. If this happens, follow the instructions at https://support.symantec.com/en_US/article.TECH236768.html.