Jamf Protect

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Software package that provides comprehensive virus and malware protection for Mac computers running macOS 11 or higher. 


Centrally-managed devices

  • Jamf Protect will be installed automatically on centrally managed Mac computers, in situations where Microsoft Defender is either not available or not optimal.

Who can access

  • University-owned Mac computers

How to request access


  • Fast performance - scans will not slow your computer down

  • Jamf Protect automatically updates its virus definitions as often as needed
  • Auto-scan of removable media

Additional resources

Service support

Get help

  • Visit the Technology Help Center (help.ohio.edu) to get live support, view outages, and browse trainings.


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The Ohio University Information Security Office strives to educate and empower the University community to appropriately manage risks and protect OHIO’s information and systems. This effort is facilitated through policies, standards, and information security risk management program, as well as other tools and guidance that are provided to the University community. This modern approach creates a safe computing environment in which the University community can teach, learn, and conduct research. 

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