Licensed McAfee Antivirus software is used on Koç University campuses. The software provides e-mail and endpoint protection. It can be installed on Mac and Windows operating systems. Users should ensure that the software is up to date.

What can Antivirus Software Do?

  • Virus Scanning
  • Virus Cleaning
  • Quarantine
  • Rescue
  • Protection

Information Security and Awareness training is provided to all units throughout the campus. Presentations on IT services are available on demand.

The KU NetID Password assigned to access all Koç University IT services. To change your KU NetID password, you can use the Change KU NetID Password link at KU NetID Password should consist of at least 8 characters.

To Protect Your KU NetID Password:

  • Never fill forms that ask for your KU NetID Password.
  • Do not write down your KU NetID Password where it can be accessed by others.
  • Do not tell ANYONE your KU NetID Password over the phone.
  • Do not send your password over e-mail.
  • We suggest that you change your KU NetID Password regularly.

We suggest that you change your KU NetID Password regularly.

For A Strong KU NetID Password:

  • Use at least 8 characters.
  • Do not use Turkish characters.
  • Do not use predictable information about yourself as a password.
  • Use upper and lowercase characters, numbers and symbols in your password.

Koç University web services use 2048-bit DigiCert SSL certificates encrypted with SHA-2. SSL must be used on all services requiring login.

The wsus service is active throughout the University, which enables centralized updates on Windows systems, automatically patching possible security vulnerabilities.