Configuring Predictive Machine Learning Settings
Predictive Machine Learning requires that you enable the following services:
Unauthorized Change Prevention
Advanced Protection Service
For more information, see Enabling or Disabling the Agent Services from the Web Console.
- Go to .
- In the agent tree, click the root domain icon () to include all agents or select specific domains or agents.
The Predictive Machine Learning Settings screen appears.
- Select Enable Predictive Machine Learning.
Under Detection Settings,
select the type of detections and related action that Predictive Machine
Quarantine: Select to automatically quarantine files that exhibit malware-related features based on the Predictive Machine Learning analysis
Log only: Select to scan unknown files and log the Predictive Machine Learning analysis for further in-house investigation of the threat
Terminate: Select to automatically terminate processes that exhibit malware-related behaviors based on the Predictive Machine Learning analysisImportant:
Predictive Machine Learning attempts to clean the files that executed the malicious processes. If the clean action is unsuccessful, OfficeScan quarantines the affected files.
Log only: Select to scan unknown processes and log the Predictive Machine Learning analysis for further in-house investigation of the threat
configure the global Predictive Machine Learning file exceptions to prevent all
agents from detecting a file as malicious.
Click Add File Hash.
The Add File to Exception List screen appears.
- Specify the file SHA-1 hash value to exclude from scanning.
- Optionally provide a note regarding the reason for the exception or to describe the file name(s) associated with the hash value.
OfficeScan adds the file hash to the Exceptions list.
- Click Add File Hash.
If you selected domain(s) or agent(s) in the agent
tree, click Save. If you clicked the root domain icon,
choose from the following options:
Apply to All Agents: Applies settings to all existing agents and to any new agent added to an existing/future domain. Future domains are domains not yet created at the time you configured the settings.
Apply to Future Domains Only: Applies settings only to agents added to future domains. This option will not apply settings to new agents added to an existing domain.