Kaspersky Security Scan is a comprehensive and practical antivirus solution geared towards users who need to scan their computer and protect their system against viruses, malware, Trojans and other threats lurking on the Internet.
The application provides you with an easy and intuitive way to perform rapid scanning, find viruses and other threats that may be hidden on your PC and get a detailed report on the threats and the exact location where they were found.
Because it uses several advanced technologies to detect threats on your system, Kaspersky Security Scan notifies you if malware or vulnerabilities are presented in the operating system or installed applications.
A downside of the program is that it does not help you fix and remove malware infections, however, it finds all the viruses and generates a detailed report with useful information about each cyber threat. This way, you can use Kaspersky Security Scan alongside with an antivirus program that protects you against these kinds of system infections.
Considering the aspect mentioned earlier, many of us may wonder why we should have this program installed if it does not protect our PC against Internet threats. To strengthen the idea that a better protection helps you keep your computer safe, it’s a great way to get a more detailed overview about your PC security status and since it does not interfere with any other installed program, nor uses a lot of PC resources, Kaspersky Security Scan notifies you each time you get infected.
Moreover, the utility supports several modes and types of scan and enables you to scan only system memory and start-up objects, or scan your entire computer including removable hard disks.
Also, it provides you with a multi-layered scanning option and allows you to check whether there is up-to-date antivirus protection on your PC. Then, Kaspersky Security Scan enables you to use traditional analysis and scan for threats. Finally, you can check your computer for vulnerabilities.
All things considered, Kaspersky Security Scan helps you scan your computer each time you want and notifies you if viruses, vulnerabilities and security issues are met.