Stay Safe with Symantec Endpoint Protection

Students in Capen

By Joe Ferguson

Published October 10, 2018

Joe Ferguson

Joe Ferguson (UB Student, Class of 2019) was born in Sacramento, CA, but currently lives in Lockport, NY. He is studying Marketing/Public Relations and Communications. He hopes to get a job in as a marketing person or PR agent for a California-based company when he graduates.

With more people and devices connected than ever before, cyber security is everyone’s business. 

One easy way to keep your information and devices safe is to download Symantec Endpoint Protect anti-virus and firewall software for free from the UBIT website.

Here are a few benefits that make Symantec Endpoint Protection worth the download:


Symantec Endpoint Protection gives you a rules-based firewall that scans incoming data and stops any potential threats. You also gain browser protection to help stop web-based attacks.

File scanning

Symantec regularly scans your files to locate and eradicate any threats and malware, like viruses, Trojans and worms, on your system.

Insight System

Symantec’s unique Insight System correlates tens of billions of links between people, files, websites and more, to track and detect evolving threats and better protect your system and network against targeted attacks.

Power Eraser

The Power Eraser feature scans for infected files in your system to locate and remove any threats and potential malware.

Protecting yourself online is the first step toward a safer community. Installing Symantec Endpoint Protection on your devices not only keeps you safe—it makes a safer environment for your friends, peers and everyone at UB.