Security Software

Baylor University provides or partners with vendors to provide the following software at no cost in most cases.

Personal Use Anti-Virus from Symantec

All Baylor Students, Faculty and Staff are eligible for ONE free copy of Symantec's excellent anti-virus software with free virus updates. To get this click the Symantec logo below, enter your Baylor username and password, and choose the corresponding Symantec product for your operating system.

  • Symantec_12.1.6_Win_32bit.exe - for 32-bit Windows OS (most systems running Windows XP or Vista)
  • Symantec_12.1.6_Win_64bit.exe - for 64-bit Windows OS (most systems running Windows 7)
  • - for Mac OS

Secunia Personal Software Inspector

Secunia PSI is a wonderful free program which alerts you when any of the software on your system needs to be updated and automates the process of updating it. Secunia graciously provides Personal Software Inspector free of charge to any individual user. Click on the Secunia logo below to go to their site and download the software.


Identity Finder


Baylor is partnering with Identity Finder and will soon be making use of it on Baylor issued computers but students are eligible to receive a free copy now by clicking the Identity Finder logo below.

Faculty & Staff

Faculty and Staff are eligible to purchase Identity Finder Home Edition for personal use at a discounted rate of $9.95 by clicking the Identity Finder logo below.

Additionally, Identity Finder offers a free version with reduced functionality called Identity Finder DLP Edition available here.


Resources for alumni and friends

StaySafeOnline provides this list of free security tools