Sophos Anti-Virus through WT

Sophos Anti-Virus software is available to all WTAMU departments, faculty, staff, and students at no cost. Software can be installed on WTAMU-owned computers as well as home computers belonging to WTAMU faculty, staff, and students. 

Why Get Sophos?

 Sophos Anti-Virus software offers virus detection for Windows, Mac, Unix, and Linux operating systems and servers.
 Sophos Anti-Virus protects your desktops, laptops and servers from viruses,  spyware, Trojans and worms.
 You can choose to scan and clean your devices on access, on demand, or automatically at a schedule.
 Software and virus detection updates are downloaded automatically, this ensures that all computers and device across the network at your home are fully protected

How do I Get Sophos?

To obtain a free copy of Sophos Home Edition:

  1. Visit, and click get started
  2. Create an Account by providing your name and email address, a confirmation email will be sent from
  3. Confirm your email address by clicking the green button
  4. Login using the account you just setup
  5. Download the version needed for your computer and run the installer.

Number of Devices

 You can protect up to 10 devices with a single Sophos Home account.