Remote Monitoring & Management Help

Scan Sensitivity Levels

Level

Note

Aggressive

Advanced security

Moderate use of resources

Provides maximum protection against any type of malware:

Scan all files

Scan archives and emails

Scan memory, boot sectors, registry

Normal

Standard security

Low use of resources

Provides the optimum balance between security and performance.

Scan all files that are new or were changed

Scan archives and emails

Permissive

Standard security

Very low use of resources

Provides basic security but maximum performance.

Scan only files that are new or were changed

Scan emails

Custom

Custom sensitivity is designed for advanced users and is configured through the Settings button of the Scan Options dialog.

To create a completely new custom scan click the Custom radio, then Settings and configure the File Types, Archives, Miscellaneous and Actions to match your scan requirements. OK to save changes and exit.

To base the custom scan on an existing level of sensitivity move the slider to the target sensitivity, click Settings and configure the File Types, Archives, Miscellaneous and Actions to match your scan requirements. OK to save changes and exit. The sensitivity level will now display as custom.

The Settings options are listed below:

Custom Scan Settings

Custom Scan Settings

File Types

All Files

Application only

Custom Extensions

Archives

Scan inside archives

Limit archive size to X MB

Limit archive depth to X levels

Scan email archives

Miscellaneous

Scan boot sectors

Scan memory

Scan registry

Scan cookies

Scan only new and changed files

Ignore commercial keyloggers

Scan for rootkits

Actions

When an infected file is found

Ignore

Disinfect

Delete

Move files to quarantine

then

Ignore

Disinfect

Delete

Move files to quarantine

When a suspect file is found

Ignore

Delete

Move files to quarantine

then

Ignore

Delete

Move files to quarantine

When a rootkit is found

Ignore

Disinfect

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