Scan Types

Trend Micro Security (for Mac) provides the following scan types to protect endpoints from security risks:

Scan Type

Description

Real-time Scan

Automatically scans a file on the endpoint as it is received, opened, downloaded, copied, or modified

See Real-time Scan.

Manual Scan

A user-initiated scan that scans a file or a set of files requested by the user

See Manual Scan.

Scheduled Scan

Automatically scans files on the endpoint based on the schedule configured by the administrator

See Scheduled Scan.

Scan Now

An administrator-initiated scan that scans files on one or several target endpoints

See Scan Now.