Antivirus Software

Symantec Endpoint Protection antivirus software is the official antivirus software installed on all ECU-purchased computers and is available free for home use to current faculty, staff and students from the ECU Download Center.

Follow the steps below to request and download Symantec EndPoint antivirus protection.

To learn more, visit Symantec Antivirus Protection Web page.



All devices connected to an East Carolina University computer network are required to have ITCS-supported antivirus software installed and running.

Antivirus Regulation



  1. Visit the ECU Download Center.
  2. Log in using your PirateID.
  3. Scroll to find the Symantec Antivirus entry.
  4. Click the Click here to access software link on the right
  5. Complete and submit the form.
  6. Within 24 hours, you will be receive the download instructions by email.