Protect Against Malicious Software - Part II
You have many ways to start or stop checking for malicious software automatically.
From the Overview window, slide the Real-Time Scanning switch either ON or OFF.
If you have already opened Antivirus for Mac, click Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac near the top left corner of your screen, and then click Preferences.
Click the Antivirus for Mac icon near the top right corner of your screen, and then select Open Preferences....
Click Scans at the top of the window that opens.
Mark the Enable Real-time Scanning checkbox to enable this feature, or clear the checkbox to disable it.
Visit http://www.eicar.org/download/eicar.com.txt. Your security software will recognize this file as a virus and display a warning message that it handled the threat.
Although your security software recognizes this file as a virus, it actually poses no threat to your computer and can be used safely for testing purposes.