Automatic Anti-Virus

Automatic Anti-Virus provides anti-virus protection. The component detects and neutralizes threats, adware, and apps that intruders may use to harm your device or exploit your personal data.

The component is called Scanner in the free version of the app. It is called Automatic Anti-Virus in the app with a subscription.


Scanner performs the following functions:

You have to launch scanning of the device manually in the free version.

Automatic Anti-Virus

Automatic Anti-Virus includes all Scanner functions and provides automatic 24/7 device protection. Automatic Anti-Virus detects threats in opened files and scans apps in real-time as they are installed on the device. Anti-Virus databases and the Kaspersky Security Network cloud service are used to provide automatic protection.

If an app that collects and sends information is installed on your device, Kaspersky may classify it as malware.

Configure Automatic Anti-Virus settings

See also


Updating anti-virus databases

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