Scan for viruses

Information

This usually takes about 2 hours to complete.

Scanning/Removal:

    1. Download and install Symantec Endpoint Protection, Click to: Download Symantec
      1. Enter your PID and password when prompted.
      2. Click the Download button.
      3. Select Save file and click OK
      4. Double click on the downloaded zip file in your Downloads folder.
      5. Double click the file Symantec Endpoint Protection.mpkg
      6. Wait for the installer to finish, your computer should reboot.
    2. Update the Virus Definitions.
      1. By clicking on the icon in the Mac menu bar.
      2. Select Liveupdate from the list.
      3. Click on Update Everything Now button in the middle of the screen.

    3. Run a virus scan on your entire harddrive.
      1. Open Symantec by clicking on the icon in the Mac menu bar.
      2. Select Symantec Endpoint Protection from the list.
      3. Click the Open Symantec Endpoint Protection.
      4. When Symantec Endpoint Protection opens select Scan...
      5. Select Macintosh HD from the drop-down menu at the top of the screen.
      6. Click Select button at the bottom of the screen.

    4. After the "Clean up", we recommend you change all your computer passwords (email,banking,etc).