Background scan is a scan mode of Kaspersky Endpoint Security that does not display notifications for the user. Background scan requires less computer resources than other types of scans (such as a full scan). In this mode, Kaspersky Endpoint Security scans startup objects, the boot sector, system memory, and the system partition. A background scan is started in the following cases:
Background scan when the computer is idling is interrupted when any of the following conditions are true:
If the background scan has not been run for more than ten days, the scan is not interrupted.
When performing a background scan, Kaspersky Endpoint Security does not scan files whose contents are located in OneDrive cloud storage.