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Malware Scans

Learn how the scanner works and how you can configure it to meet your unique needs.

  • Understanding the different types of scans

    The following scan types are available:  Quick Scan - Scans only active programs and checks for Malware traces. Run a Quick Scan if you are sure that the system is clean (e.g. if you have a freshly in...

  • Scanner Settings

    Under Scanner Settings you can configure default settings for scans:  Detect Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) - PUPs are programs that are not dangerous by definition, but are usually unwanted by ...

  • Custom Scan

    You can use this scan type to individually configure the scan behavior to suit your needs.  Use the Add folder and Remove folder buttons to add or remove folders to be scanned.  Under Scan Objects you...

  • Scheduled Scan

    The Scheduled Scans section contains a list of all scheduled scan jobs displayed as tiles. Each tile lists the scan type, a summary of the scan interval and the amount of time remaining until the next...

  • How to handle detected threats

    When a scan has finished, the diagnosis list displays any detected objects sorted according to their potential risk level (high risk, medium risk or no risk). Each Malware name gives information about...