Configuring Agent Privileges and Other Settings

Grant users the privileges to modify certain settings and perform high level tasks on the OfficeScan agent.


Antivirus settings only appear after activating the Control Manager Antivirus feature.


To enforce uniform settings and policies throughout the organization, grant limited privileges to users.

  1. On the Privileges tab, configure the following user privileges:
    Table 1. Agent Privileges

    Agent Privileges


    Roaming Privilege

    OfficeScan Agent Roaming Privilege

    Scan Privileges

    Scan Type Privileges

    Scheduled Scan Privileges

    Scheduled Scan Privileges and Other Settings

    Firewall Privileges

    Firewall Privileges

    Behavior Monitoring Privileges

    Behavior Monitoring Privileges

    Mail Scan Privileges

    Mail Scan Privileges and Other Settings

    Proxy Setting Privileges

    Proxy Configuration Privileges for Agents

    Component Update Privileges

    Configuring Update Privileges and Other Settings

    Unloading and Unlocking

    Granting the Agent Unloading and Unlocking Privilege


    Granting the OfficeScan Agent Uninstallation Privilege
  2. Click the Other Settings tab and configure the following settings:
    Table 2. Other Agent Settings



    Update Settings

    Configuring Update Privileges and Other Settings

    Web Reputation Settings

    Web Threat Notifications for Agent Users

    Behavior Monitoring Settings

    Behavior Monitoring Privileges

    C&C Contact Alert Settings

    C&C Contact Alert Notifications for Agent Users

    Central Quarantine Restore Alert Settings

    Displays a notification message on the endpoint after restoring a quarantined file

    OfficeScan Agent Self-protection

    OfficeScan Agent Self-protection

    Scheduled Scan Settings

    Granting Scheduled Scan Privileges and Displaying the Privilege Notification

    Cache Settings for Scans

    Cache Settings for Scans

    OfficeScan Agent Security Settings

    OfficeScan Agent Security

    POP3 Email Scan Settings

    Granting Mail Scan Privileges and Enabling POP3 Mail Scan

    OfficeScan Agent Access Restriction

    OfficeScan Agent Console Access Restriction

    Restart Notification

    Security Risk Notifications for OfficeScan Agent Users