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ESET update for UNB-owned Windows computers starting Aug. 26

Author: tidBiTS

Posted on Aug 20, 2019

Category: IT Announcements , General Interest , News

Starting Monday, Aug. 26, ITS will be updating all UNB-owned Windows computers with the latest version of ESET, UNB’s endpoint security software.

What this means to you

Note: this update impacts UNB-owned Windows computers only. If you have a Mac, you won’t be affected.

This update will be pushed out automatically by ITS with no action required by you.

As your computer is being updated, you’ll see a series of pop-up messages from ESET (see below); feel free to exit these windows and continue working like normal.

Once the update is complete (it will only take a few minutes), your device will be fully protected by the latest version of ESET. Recommended: Please restart your device at your earliest convenience.

If you have any questions or experience any issues during the update, please contact the IT Service Desk.

Pop-up messages

ESET pop-up: firewall & network protection

ESET pop-up window: attention required

ESET pop-up window: initial scan has started

ESET pop-up: Virus & threat protection

ESET pop-up: computer scan completed