Mail Scan Privileges and Other Settings

When OfficeScan agents have the mail scan privileges, the Mail Scan option displays on the OfficeScan agent console. The Mail Scan option shows the POP3 mail scan.

The following table describes the POP3 mail scan program.

Table 1. Mail Scan Programs

Details

Description

Purpose

Scans POP3 email messages for viruses/malware

Prerequisites

Scan types supported

Real-time Scan

Scanning is done as email messages are retrieved from the POP3 mail server.

Scan results

  • Information about detected security risks available after scanning is complete

  • Scan results not logged on the OfficeScan agent console's Logs screen

  • Scan results not sent to the server

Other details

Shares the OfficeScan NT Proxy Service (TMProxy.exe) with the Web Reputation feature