Virus Protection for Hostel Residents
Since virus protection is very crucial for Information Security, all hostel residents are highly recommended to install an anti-virus program in their PCs/notebooks connected to the HostNet. There are some free but reliable anti-virus available for download:
Microsoft Security Essential (Windows 7 & Vista Only)
Microsoft Windows Defender (Windows 8 & 10 Only)
Windows 8 and Windows 10 includes a built-in antivirus named Windows Defender.
Avira Free Antivirus
http://www.avira.com/en/avira-free-antivirus According to the HostNet User Policy, in case any abnormal activities/traffics are being logged due to virus attack, ITSC reserves the rights to disconnect any suspect computers or equipment connected to the network.