U-M Blue Disc

Download anti-virus and other pre-configured software that make it easy to securely connect to the U-M computing environment, ITS services and the Internet.

Anti-Virus Software

The most important thing you can do to keep your computer safe is to install and maintain security software. Learn about anti-virus software available free to the U-M community for both personally-​owned and university-​owned computers.

MWireless

MWireless is the preferred method for WiFi connections. See Connecting to MWireless for more information.

Stay Current by Checking Often

We update software available here as necessary, and we often add new items.

All Blue Disc installer packages are written in the English Language and intended for installation on English Language versions of the respective operating systems only. These installers are not guaranteed to function correctly on any platform where English is not the native operating system language.

Download Software

Select your operating system and login with your uniqname and UMICH Kerberos password.

Other

The software available for download is licensed only for University of Michigan students, faculty and staff.

Anti-Virus Software

The most important thing you can do to keep your computer safe is to install and maintain security software. Learn about anti-virus software available free to the U-M community for both personally-​owned and university-​owned computers.

MWireless

MWireless is the preferred method for WiFi connections. See Connecting to MWireless for more information.

Stay Current by Checking Often

We update software available here as necessary, and we often add new items.

News

Blue Disc and Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks)

The following Blue Disc downloads are now compatible with Mavericks:

  • Mac Internet Access Kit
  • Kerberos Fixer
  • U-M SSH Connections
  • Fugu
  • Fetch
  • Cambridge Structural Database System
  • VPN Configuration Tool

Sophos UM 9.2: Important Information

Sophos UM 9.2 is now available. This version of Sophos contains our auto-update credentials (as usual), but we no longer have the ability to customize other preferences. Please read our Sophos Anti-Virus UM 9.2 Installation Notes for important information and recommendations on how to configure preferences.

New features include Live Protection and Web Protection. Live Protection delivers up-to-date threat protection by using the Sophos Lookup service to update Sophos AV in real-time. Web Protection blocks access to malicious web sites in real time. Users can white-list sites by using the Allowed Sites feature in preferences.

Sophos UM 9.2 is compatible with Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite).

Help Resources

Windows Internet Access Kit

Macintosh Internet Access Kit

For Assistance or Questions

Contact the ITS Service Center:

M-F, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. (phone and email); Sun, 1-5 p.m. (email)