Kaspersky Embedded Systems Security 3.x

Configuring the task scan scope

October 25, 2023

ID 202522

To configure a scan scope for an existing On-Demand Scan task:

  1. Open the On-Demand Scan task properties.
  2. Select the Scan scope section.
  3. Do one of the following:
    • Click the Add button to add a new rule.
    • Select an existing rule and click Edit button.

    The Edit scope window opens.

  4. Switch the toggle button to Active and select an object type.
  5. In the Objects protection section, configure the following settings:
    • Objects protection mode:
      • All objects
      • Objects scanned by format
      • Objects scanned according to list of extensions specified in anti-virus database
      • Objects scanned by specified list of extensions
    • Subfolders
    • Subfiles
    • Scan disk boot sectors and MBR
    • Scan alternate NTFS streams
    • Protect only new and modified files
  6. In the Compound objects protection section, specify the compound objects that you want to include in the scan scope:
    • Archives
    • SFX archives
    • Packed objects
    • Email databases
    • Plain email
    • Embedded OLE objects
  7. In the Action to perform on infected and other objects section, select the action to be performed on infected and other detected objects:
    • Notify only.
    • Disinfect
    • Disinfect. Remove if disinfection fails.Disinfect. Remove if disinfection fails
    • Remove.
    • Recommended
  8. In the Action to perform on probably infected objects section, select the action to be performed on probably infected objects:
    • Notify only.
    • Quarantine.
    • Remove.
    • Recommended.
  9. In the Action to perform on probably infected objects section, select or clear the Entirely remove compound file that cannot be modified by the application in case of embedded object detection check box.
  10. In the Exclusions section, configure the following settings:
    • Clear or select the Exclude files check box.
    • Clear or select the Do not detect check box.
  11. In the Advanced settings section, configure the following settings:
    • Stop scanning if it takes longer than (sec)
    • Do not scan compound objects larger than (MB)
    • Use iSwift technology
    • Use iChecker technology
  12. In the Action on the offline files section, select the action to be performed on the files:
    • Do not scan
    • Scan resident part of file only
    • Scan entire file

      If this action is selected, you can specify the following options:

      • Select or clear the Only if the file has been accessed within the specified period (days) check box and specify the number of days.
      • Select or clear the Do not copy file to a local hard drive, if possible check box.
  13. Click the OK button.

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