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Windows 8/8.1 & Windows 10

All versions of Windows 8 and 10 have built-in virus detection called Microsoft Defender. As long as you keep your computer current on updates, then your device should be protected. 

If you wish to learn about updating your personally-owned device, please view: Updating Windows & macOS on Personally-owned Equipment.



There are many antivirus products available for macOS systems. Some products are available for home use for free while other products require an annual subscription. 

Macworld Reviews: "Best antivirus for Mac: Get the best protection from viruses and malware"

Product NameWhere to get itCost
Sophos Home & Premium options
Avast Security for Mac & Premium options