In an effort to protect our campus network and student/staff laptops and PCs from the threat of viruses and spyware, Information Technology has taken the following security measures.
In order to access the wireless/wired network your PC/laptop/mobile device must be registered.
On our wireless registration page ( http://registration.farmingdale.edu/registration ), students can register by choosing option #1 and faculty/staff choose option #2.
The latest Windows Service Pack and Symantec Endpoint Protection needs to be installed.
MAC's and Linux can register without any specific requirements.
Laptops and PCs:
*** Campus Approved Baseline Microsoft Windows Systems ***
Windows 8 ---
Windows 7 Service Pack 1
Windows XP Service Pack 3
Windows Vista Service Pack 2
*** Symantec Endpoint Protection (ver. 12) ***
Farmingdale State College offers Symantec Endpoint Protection free of charge to all currently registered students. Click Here to Download .
* Symantec is also required for Staff/Faculty machines
iPhones, iPods, iPads, Tablets and other compatible smartphones/PDA devices:
Go to https://registration.farmingdale.edu/registration/ and choose option #1 if you’re a student or #2 if you’re faculty/staff.
For FAQs about registering your laptop, desktop and mobile device… click here .
Go to https://registration.farmingdale.edu/registration/ and choose Option # 4. Follow directions carefully.