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Q: Can I run two virus protection software applications on my machine? Won't this be safer?

Answer

Users should install only one virus protection software per machine.

Loading multiple virus protection software applications can cause a machine to run slowly and possibly render both applications ineffective.

IS&T provides virus protection software at http://ist.mit.edu/software-hardware?type=16

For Windows machines

Please remove other products that may have been factory installed using the Windows Add/ Remove Software control panel.

Note: Most factory installed virus protection software subscriptions will expire unless renewed.

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Last Modified:

March 03, 2016

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