Protect Against Viruses and Spyware - Part II


Enable protection against viruses and spyware

  1. On the main console, click the Settings button.
  2. Under Security & Tuneup Controls > Scan Preferences, select the Scan for threats when opening, saving, or downloading files check box.
  3. Also mark the Display a warning after detecting viruses, spyware, or suspicious behavior check box.
  4. Click OK.

    Warnings will then appear when necessary.

Verify that your protection works

Visit 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.