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Desktop Security Tools

Need desktop encryption, anti-virus, link scanner, spyware, password management, or firewall tools? Choose one or more of the items below. 

 Anti-Virus
 Encryption
 Password Managers

**NOTE** TRU Passwords should never be used for non-TRU systems or services **

 Secure File Deletion

Note: Permanently deleting files generally requires overwriting the disk location 35 times and takes quite a bit of time.

 Other Security Tools

The TRU ITS division provides Sophos EndPoint Security and Control, configures the Microsoft Firewall, automatically updates Microsoft O/S patching, and provides an adware tool for all staff and student lab desktops.

If you are having a problem with your TRU staff desktop, please contact the IT Service Desk at itservicedesk@tru.ca or 250-852-6800.

If you are having problems with a Student Lab desktop, please contact Lab Support at labsupport@tru.caor 250-828-5332.

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