Advisory (11/2012): SEP 11.0.x is vulnerable to an exploit involving specially
crafted CAB files. The vulnerability is disclosed here.
Symantec's response can be found here.
Please upgrade to SEP 12.1.2 using RADS or one of the available install packages. Users that opt not to upgrade
manually will be upgraded automatically.
You can find the current version of your client by opening the console from the shield icon in the system tray and selecting About from the Help menu at the top.
RADS is NOW SUPPORTED on Windows 8 and Server 2012.
RADS is a free anti-virus and anti-spyware service provided
by the Rutgers University Office of Information Technology to
all current students, faculty, and staff. RADS is
compatbile with all Microsoft operating systems from Windows XP
through Windows 8 and Server 2012. It works with workstation and server
editions and runs on X86, AMD64, EM64T, and IA64 processors.
RADS 7 is based on Symantec Endpoint Protection Software.
View our Best Practices page for tips on how to maintain a safe and secure computing environment.