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Tools and Resources

Tools and Resources

Information security is of the highest priority at Case Western Reserve. Read below to learn what security tools you should or must be using at the university.

Symantec™ Endpoint Protection

Symantec™ Endpoint Protection provides fast, powerful security for your physical or virtual computer system. It offers advanced defense against all types of attacks and seamlessly integrates the essential security tools you need into a single, high performance package. Put simply, Endpoint Protection provides world-class protection without slowing you or your system down.

Location
Compatibility
Windows, Mac OS X + Linux
Policy
Required for university faculty + staff members
Recommended for undergraduate, graduate + professional students
Price
Free to current university students, faculty + staff members

Identity™ Finder

When personal information, such as credit card and social security numbers, falls into the wrong hands, the results can be devastating. Identity Finder™ reduces the risk of data leakage and identity theft by locating and securing personal information in files, emails, databases, websites, and Web browser data.

Location
Compatibility
Windows, Mac OS X
Policy
Required for university faculty + staff members
Recommended for undergraduate, graduate + professional students
Price
Free to current university students, faculty + staff members

Qualys® BrowserCheck

Installing browser plugins is a popular ways to extend the functionality of your favorite Web browser. But when these tools become out of date, they leave you vulnerable to online attacks; in fact, many malware infections are a direct result of out-of-date browser plugins. Use Qualys® BrowserCheck to check your Web browser for updates and to find outdated plugins.

Compatibility
Policy
Recommended for university faculty + staff members
Recommended for undergraduate, graduate + professional students
Price
Free to current university students, faculty + staff members