To help you protect yourself when you bank digitally, we offer free antivirus software to all our individual Absa Online and Cellphone Banking customers.

Anti-Virus Software


At Absa, we are very serious about security - especially when it comes to protecting you while you transact digitally; which is why we offer our private retail customers free antivirus software each year.

The latest software version, Trend Micro Maximum Security 2017 11.0, is available to all Absa Online, Mobile Banking and Absa App customers for download and will be valid for 365 days from the date of activation.

Please see below for registration, download and installation instructions.

How to register
How to register?
  • Sign on to the Anti-virus Centre with your logon details. The system will provide you with a serial number, which you will need to download the software.
  • Please note: CDs are no longer available. Please download the software from the links provided.
Download to your computer
Download to your computer

If you are uncertain about your operating system, we recommend that you download the complete version of the software.

Download to your mobile device
Download to your mobile device

On your mobile device, follow these 4 steps:

  1. Register for a serial number via the Absa Antivirus Centre.
  2. Download the App from your App Store.
  3. Register for a Trend Micro Account.
  4. Go to Use Activation Code and Enter the Mobile Serial Number you received earlier.
Google Play
Google Play
Before installing the software
Before installing the software, ensure that
  • Your computer/cellphone meets the antivirus system requirements
  • The installation file has been downloaded correctly/completely
  • All other antivirus programs have been uninstalled

You must register for a serial number before installing the software. You can find the serial number at the Absa Antivirus Centre

Technical Support
Technical Support

For technical support, please call our contact centre on 08600 08600.

If you require assistance from TrendMicro, you are welcome to use their chat support line.

Need more help?

Let one of our consultants assist you.

Call our security centre on:

Fraud Hotline:

0860 557  557

3D Secure Call Centre:

+27 (0) 11 354 4058

Report phishing e-mails: