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Symantec Endpoint Protection (Anti-virus / Firewall): Macintosh Download for Personally Owned Computers

Antivirus and personal firewall product to protect your personal computer from Internet based threats.

Note: This software can be downloaded multiple times and does not limit the number of downloads.

Symantec Endpoint Protection (anti-virus / firewall) cannot be installed if another anti-virus program is on your computer, including Norton AntiVirus.


This version of Symantec Endpoint Protection works with:

  • Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion)
  • Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion)
  • Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks)


This software is available to:

  • UB students who have paid the Comprehensive fee
  • UB Faculty paid by UB
  • Faculty Student Association employees
  • Geographic Full time Faculty
  • UB State employees (UUP, CSEA, MC, PEF)
  • Sub-Board I (SBO) employees
  • Research Foundation employees at UB
  • UB Foundation employees

This software is NOT available to:

  • Retirees
  • UB students who have not paid the Comprehensive fee
  • Employees on volunteer appointments with UB (paid by someone other than UB)
  • Alumni
  • Faculty, staff or students from SUNY schools other than UB
  • Senior Auditors

License Agreement

By downloading the software, you confirm that you have read the license agreement and you agree to and acknowledge the terms of the license agreement. You understand that sharing the software with others is an offense.

This software cannot be downloaded and stored in a shared file space.

Download Symantec EndPoint (Anti-Virus / Firewall)

For Mac OS 10.7 - 10.9.

Uninstalling Nortion AntiVirus

Follow these directions only if you are updating from Norton AntiVirus, not a previous version of Symantec EndPoint.

  1. Double-click your Macintosh HD on your desktop and select the Applications folder.
  2. Select Symantec Solutions, then Symantec Uninstaller.
  3. In the Uninstall Symantec Products window, select the box next to Norton AntiVirus Application and click Uninstall.
  4. In the Confirm window, click Uninstall.
  5. Re-start your computer.

Installing Symantec Endpoint Protection (anti-virus/firewall)

  1. Double-click the Symantec EndPoint Protection folder.
  2. Double-click Symantec EndPoint Protection
  3. Symantec EndPoint Protection installer will launch. Click Continue.
  4. Review the information about Symantec EndPoint Protection, then click Continue.
  5. Review the License Agreement for Symantec EndPoint Protection, then click Agree & Install.
  6. Installation requires 200 MB of free space. Provided you have enough free space on your computer, click Install.
  7. Enter your computer's administrator password then click OK.

  8. Symantec EndPoint Protection AntiVirus will install. Once installation is complete, click Close & Restart.
  9. Log in and run LiveUpdate immediately. 

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