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Software Downloads

Some of the software below may not be officially supported by OIT for use on UT Arlington inventoried computers. Some of the software is only supported by the Help Desk for student use. Before installing any of the following software on a UT Arlington inventoried computer, first check that it is on the Supported Software list.

For the list of supported software in OIT computer labs, please visit OIT Computing Facilities page.

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Full Disk Encryption

Full disk encryption provides protection for computers and laptops by encrypting the hard drive and requiring a password at boot up to access the system. Should the computer or laptop ever be stolen then any data stored on the hard drive will not be accessible to those who do not have the password. More Information

UTA Assets - WinMagic SecureDoc 6.3 for Windows - 32 bit download; 64 bit download

                   WinMagic SecureDoc 5.3 SR4 for Windows - 32 bit download64 bit download

Antivirus Software

Microsoft System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection provides an antimalware and antivirus security solution for University owned computers running Windows.  This software is not available for personally owned computers.  More Information

How to find out if a computer belongs to a domain or a workgroup

UTA assets not on the UTA Domain: SCEP Installer

Microsoft Security Essentials (For off-campus and Personal Use): MSE Download page

Web Browsers

Microsoft Internet Explorer 8

Internet Explorer 8 is the set of core Web browsing technologies in Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7. This file is only a preliminary download. It will need to be opened after downloading and will then connect to Microsoft to download and install all files required.

Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox is a free, open-source, cross-platform, graphical web browser developed by the Mozilla Foundation. OIT recommended!

DEFINE Access

QWS3270 Secure software to connect to the Define application at UT Austin.

QWS3270 Secure

FTP Clients

SSH Secure Shell Client 3.2.9

SSH Secure Shell for Workstations provides secure interactive file transfer and terminal emulation. Setup instructions are available on our SSH page. This software is supported for student use only by the Help Desk. OIT's Desktop Support does not support the software on faculty/staff machines.

PuTTY

Windows Service Packs

Windows Vista Service Pack 1 - 434.5 MB

Windows Vista Service Pack 1 is an update to Windows Vista. SP1 addresses specific reliability and performance issues, supports new types of hardware, and adds support for several emerging standards. SP1 is required for all UTA inventoried computers running Windows Vista.

VPN

VPN stands for Virtual Private Networking. It creates an encrypted secure tunnel from the client to the VPN concentrator installed at the edge of the campus network. This secure tunnel allows the user to check e-mail, pass data files back and forth, and perform other transactions as if they were actually on the campus without the fear of the data being exploited while traveling over the Internet.

For standard VPN connection, please install the Cisco VPN AnyConnect Client. See setup instructions

Cisco VPN AnyConnect

Older IPSEC VPN Client (self-executable)

For the older IPSEC VPN Client please see setup instructions

SSH Secure Shell

SSH Secure Shell Client 3.2.9

SSH Secure Shell for Workstations provides secure interactive file transfer and terminal emulation. Setup instructions are available on our SSH page. This software is supported for student use only by the Help Desk. OIT's Desktop Support does not support the software on faculty/staff machines.

Dreamspark Downloads (Students Only)

Currently enrolled UT Arlington students can download professional Microsoft developer, designer, and gaming software through DreamSpark at no charge.

Learn more about DreamSpark or see a list of available software.

Identity Finder

Identity Finder reduces the risk of data leakage by intelligently discovering sensitive data like social security numbers, credit card numbers, passwords, and other personally identifiable information. After identification, the remediation capabilities can be used to protect the information.

UTA Asset - Windows Download

More information on Identity Finder

Repairing Windows Management Instrumentation File

This download is for repairing the Windows Management Instrumentation File

UTA Asset - Windows Download

More information on Repairing Windows Management Instrumentation File (WimFix)

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2012 (SCCM)

These are downloads for installing the SCCM client

UTA assets on the UTA Domain: - Windows Download

UTA assets not on the UTA Domain: - Windows Download

More information on Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager

CrashPlan

CrashPlan is a comprehensive solution that will provide automated backup of your most important data for Mac, Windows, or Linux computers. More Information

CrashPlan for Windows - 32Bit Download - 64Bit Download 

 

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Full Disk Encryption

Full disk encryption provides protection for computers and laptops by encrypting the hard drive and requiring a password at boot up to access the system. Should the computer or laptop ever be stolen then any data stored on the hard drive will not be accessible to those who do not have the password.

SecureDoc with FileVault 2 Encryption

This is the preferred installer for new staff computer installations. Users that have check-out computers or computer labs that need the SecureDoc Autoboot feature cannot use the FileVault installer. Please check below for the traditional SecureDoc for Mac installer. SecureDoc with FileVault 2 Encryption can only be installed on computers with OS X 10.8.

UTA Assets - SecureDoc 6.1 with FileVault - SecureDoc 6.1 with FileVault encryption Instructions (Direct Download inside)

                   SecureDoc 6.3 with FileVault - SecureDoc 6.3 with FileVault encryption Instructions (Direct Download inside)

SecureDoc for Mac

For older equipment and when needing the Autoboot profile. SecureDoc for Mac can only be installed on computers with Mac OS X 10.5.2 thru OS X 10.8.2.

UTA Assets: SecureDoc for Mac

More info on SecureDoc

Antivirus Software

McAfee Agent is the client-side component providing secure communication between ePolicy Orchestrator and managed products. It also serves as an updater for managed and unmanaged McAfee products. The installation of McAfee agent will result in the installation of the McAfee antivirus software product called McAfee Security.

UTA Assets - McAfee for Mac Download

Web Browsers

Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox is a free, open-source, cross-platform, graphical web browser developed by the Mozilla Foundation. OIT recommended!

DEFINE Access

TN3270 software to connect to the Define application at UT Austin. You must have a UT EID to access the download file.

TN3270 with STunnel

VPN

VPN stands for Virtual Private Networking. It creates an encrypted secure tunnel from the client to the VPN concentrator installed at the edge of the campus network. This secure tunnel allows the user to check e-mail, pass data files back and forth, and perform other transactions as if they were actually on the campus without the fear of the data being exploited while traveling over the Internet.

For standard VPN connection, please install the Cisco VPN AnyConnect Client please see setup instructions

Cisco VPN AnyConnect

Mac OS 10.4 or higher

Older IPSEC VPN (self-executable)

For the older IPSEC VPN Client please see setup instructions

Mac OS 10.2 - 10.3

Older IPSEC VPN (self-executable)

For the older IPSEC VPN Client please see setup instructions

Identity Finder

Identity Finder reduces the risk of data leakage by intelligently discovering sensitive data like social security numbers, credit card numbers, passwords, and other personally identifiable information. After identification, the remediation capabilities can be used to protect the information.

UTA Asset - Mac Download

More information on Identity Finder

CrashPlan

CrashPlan is a comprehensive solution that will provide automated backup of your most important data for Mac, Windows, or Linux computers.  More Information

CrashPlan for Mac - Download

 

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Antivirus Software

McAfee Agent is the client-side component providing secure communication between ePolicy Orchestrator and managed products. It also serves as an updater for managed and unmanaged McAfee products. The installation of McAfee agent will result in the installation of the McAfee antivirus software product called VirusScan Enterprise for Linux.

UTA Asset - Linux Download

VPN

VPN stands for Virtual Private Networking. It creates an encrypted secure tunnel from the client to the VPN concentrator installed at the edge of the campus network. This secure tunnel allows the user to check e-mail, pass data files back and forth, and perform other transactions as if they were actually on the campus without the fear of the data being exploited while traveling over the Internet.

For standard VPN connection, please install the Cisco VPN AnyConnect Client. See setup instructions

Cisco VPN AnyConnect

VPN Client (self-executable)- For the older IPSEC VPN Client please see setup instructions

Web Browsers

Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox (originally known as "Phoenix" and briefly as "Mozilla Firebird") is a free, open-source, cross-platform, graphical web browser developed by the Mozilla Foundation.

FTP Clients

PuTTY

OpenSSH - Linux RPM packages

OpenSSH - Unix/Linux source distributions

Operating Systems

Red Hat Enterprise Linux

CrashPlan

CrashPlan is a comprehensive solution that will provide automated backup of your most important data for Mac, Windows, or Linux computers.  More Information

CrashPlan for Linux - Download