What is Real-Time Protection (Scanner) in Kaspersky Internet Security for Android?

 

Kaspersky Internet Security for Android

 
 
 
 

What is Real-Time Protection (Scanner) in Kaspersky Internet Security for Android?

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2018 Jun 27 ID: 10220
 
 
 
 

The component is called Scanner in the free version of the app and Real-Time Protection in the premium version.

FeaturesScannerReal-Time Protection

Manual scan: the component scans the entire device for potentially malicious objects, only installed apps, or a selected file or folder. To learn how to run a scan, see this guide.

Automatic scan: the component scans the device for potentially malicious objects at scheduled times. To learn how to set a scan schedule, see the instructions in this article.

Manual databases update: the component downloads updated anti-virus databases that are used to detect malicious objects and protect your device. To learn how to update the databases, see this guide.

Automatic databases update: the component downloads updated anti-virus databases at scheduled times. To learn how to set a schedule for updating the databases, see the instructions in this article.

Disinfection: the component tries to disinfect any detected threats before sending them to Quarantine. For instructions on how to configure scanning in Kaspersky Internet Security for Android, see this guide.

Quarantine: the component moves any malicious files detected while scanning to Quarantine. Files in Quarantine are stored in a compressed format so they cannot harm the device. See this article for more details.


For more information about the free and premium versions of Kaspersky Internet Security for Android, see this article.

Anti-virus databases from the Kaspersky Security Network are used to provide your device with automatic protection.

 
 
 
 
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