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Run Vulnerability Scanner

 

Step 1

 

To start a scan, click on the menu button (...) from the Vulnerabilities section in the main BullGuard window and select Scan.

 

 

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Step 2

 

The Vulnerability Scanner will Windows for missing security updates and the system for potential risks such as connections to unsecured WiFi networks, whether applications from removable devices are executed automatically, whether all device drivers are digitally signed and others. Please allow BullGuard to finish the scan and proceed to Step 3.

 

 

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Step 3

 

When the sweep is done, click again on the menu button (…) and select Reports. The Messaging Center will be displayed, allowing you to select the report and click on the View details button. The results window will display a detailed list with everything that was scanned for and whether any action is recommended.

 

 

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Title: Contains a short description of what was evaluated and a visual indication of whether the outcome of the scan was positive, neutral of if a risk was detected.

 

Value: Lists additional details about the outcome of the scan for each entry.

 

Status: Indicates if the current Value of the entry requires any actions to be taken (At risk Status) or if everything is optimal (Safe and Info Statuses).

 

Action: Will display an action to be taken in case the Status requires this. Simply click on the presented Action in order to start addressing the detected security issues, if there are any.

 

Details: Lists the type of issues detected with the application. Provides additional information on why the Value of an entry is considered Safe, At risk or a simple notice.