The UGent Computer Commission has decided to use Microsoft's Antivirus software
cf.: Antivirus software
When you want to perform a scan outside of UGentNet an online virusscan can come in handy:
Always be cautious when executing an *.exe, *.com, *.vbs, *.js, *.pif, *.scr file or other files that you might have received by e-mail or downloaded from the Internet. (some viruses tamper with the e-mail address of the sender).