Migration Manager User ManualWorking with FilesSecure Client Portal Setup and PreferencesAntivirus Requirement - How do I check what Antivirus I have?

Antivirus Requirement - How do I check what Antivirus I have?

When you first go to access the Secure Client Portal on a computer, you will be asked to confirm that you have a current and up to date Antivirus on your computer. The Secure Client Portal has a number of security and malware protection features built in to it to try and prevent the transmission of infected files, however such is the state of the constant march and progression of malware that it is important that you take steps to ensure your system is always protected. The best way to do this is to have a current antivirus installed and active on your computer  this basic data security principle applies whether you use the Portal or not.

This article sets out how to check what Antivirus you have installed.

1. Open your computer Control Panel

The easiest way to find and open your computer's 'Control Panel' is to click the Start button and type in 'Control Panel'.

2. Click Review your Computer's Status in System and Security

Once the Control Panel opens, under System and Security, click Review your computer's status.

3. Open the Security panel

Click the arrow button next to Security to expand the information section about the security on this computer.

4. Review your Virus Protection details

You can now review details of what antivirus software is currently installed and protecting your computer.

5. Record your Antivirus Details in Migration Manager

With the information you have obtained from your computer's Control Panel, you can insert the required information in to Migration Manager. Once you have entered all of the required information you can click Continue.