Scanning the virtual machine

January 10, 2024

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Protected virtual machines that have the Light Agent for Linux component installed can employ the following tasks that can be managed from the command line:

  • Full scan – thorough scan of the protected virtual machine's operating system, including system memory, startup objects, boot sectors, and all hard drives, removable drives and network drives.
  • Custom scan - a scan of user-selected objects on the protected virtual machine.

You can perform the following actions from the command line, to start and configure scan task settings:

Please note the special considerations when scanning hard links and symbolic links.

In this section:

Full Scan

Custom Scan

Scan compound files

Selecting the action to take on infected files

Using iChecker technology in scans

Configuring advanced settings for scan tasks

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