Cornell University

Technology Services

146 Ives Hall, 607-255-5484


It's important to ensure that you Mac doesn’t encounter or spread computer viruses while connected to the Internet at Cornell, as this may affect the healthy operation of other computers on the network. To improve the protection of your computer from viruses, you will need to download and install Symantec Endpoint Protection, then configure it to update and scan at certain times. Follow these instructions at this web address to do so:


Be sure to complete the steps within each of the links:

  • Install
  • Schedule Scans
  • Schedule Automatic Updates