How to enable riskware detection in Kaspersky Total Security 2016


Kaspersky Total Security 2016


How to enable riskware detection in Kaspersky Total Security 2016

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2015 Sep 24 ID: 12406

Kaspersky Lab products can detect thousands of malicious programs. Some of them pose great risks to your computer, others can be harmful only under certain conditions. By default, detection of the following types of threats is enabled in Kaspersky Lab products:

  • Viruses and worms
  • Trojans 
  • Malicious tools 
  • Adware
  • Dialers 
  • Suspicious packers
  • Multipacked files
You can also enable detection of legitimate programs, which can be used for malicious purposes.
  1. Open the Settings window in Kaspersky Total Security.
  2. In the Settings window, go to the Additional section and select Threats and Exclusions in the right frame.
  1. In the Threats and Exclusions settings view, select the check box Detect other software that can be used by criminals to damage your computer or personal data.
  1. Run the update.
  2. Perform a full scan of your computer. 
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