Protect Against Viruses and Spyware - Part II


Enabling Protection Against Viruses and Spyware

  1. On the security software console window, click the Settings button.
  2. Click Viruses & Spyware Controls.
  3. Select the Scan for threats when opening, saving, or downloading files checkbox.
  4. Also mark the Display a warning after detecting viruses, spyware, or suspicious behavior checkbox.
  5. 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.