All of these tools are free to download for personal use. Your University provided computer will already have antivirus software installed.
Windows Operating Systems:
Macintosh Operating Systems:
Windows Software Inspector:
- Secunia Personal Software Inspector is a nice tool to make sure your computer software is up to date and free of security issues. This is a complementary program to antivirus tools.
- KeePass password safe KeePass is a portable password manager for PC (Windows, Linux, Mac OS X), with ports available for Android, iPhone, iPad, and more
- Gnu GPG with documentation GnuPG allows to encrypt and sign your data and communication, features a versatile key management system as well as access modules for all kinds of public key directories.