Carnegie Mellon University

Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection (SCEP)

Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection (SCEP) offers Mac computers protection against emerging malware threats and protects Macs as they interact with Windows.


Only faculty and staff on campuses in North America are eligible for this software.

System Requirements

Operating System




Mac 10.6+ 95.2 MB 10/1/18

Install SCEP

Download the installer file and follow the on-screen instructions. Select the following:

  • Typical (recommended) for Installation Mode.
  • Enable detection of potentially unwanted applications for Special Applications.

Note: Computing Services confirms compatibility with macOS High Sierra and Mojave, but unknown issues may arise because Microsoft does not yet officially support this version of the Mac operating system.