cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
barryt
Level 7
Report Inappropriate Content
Message 1 of 4

On Access Scan exclusions and Custom - On Demand Scan

Jump to solution

Hi All, 

Simple question I can't seem to google the answer for, currently I have set exclusions in on access scan and I've just created a weekly custom On Demand Scan which will scan the C drives of users workstations, once  a week, answer I'm looking for is are exclusions in my On Access Scan included in my Custom Weekly On Demand Scan or do I need to copy them all into the On Demand Scan exclusions, I;m hoping that the On Demand Scan exclusions also apply to the Weekly scan or it's going to be a chore to remember to put them in both locations.

 

thanks

Labels (1)
Tags (1)
1 Solution

Accepted Solutions
chealey McAfee Employee
McAfee Employee
Report Inappropriate Content
Message 2 of 4

Re: On Access Scan exclusions and Custom - On Demand Scan

Jump to solution

Hi @barryt

ODS and OAS exclusion lists are entirely seperate. You'd need to put any nessesary exclusions into your ODS policy/ task (depending on if you are using custom or policy based ODS tasks).

Was my reply helpful?
If this information was helpful in any way, or answered your question, will you please select "Accept as Solution" in my reply, or give kudos as appropriate, so together we can help other members?

View solution in original post

3 Replies
chealey McAfee Employee
McAfee Employee
Report Inappropriate Content
Message 2 of 4

Re: On Access Scan exclusions and Custom - On Demand Scan

Jump to solution

Hi @barryt

ODS and OAS exclusion lists are entirely seperate. You'd need to put any nessesary exclusions into your ODS policy/ task (depending on if you are using custom or policy based ODS tasks).

Was my reply helpful?
If this information was helpful in any way, or answered your question, will you please select "Accept as Solution" in my reply, or give kudos as appropriate, so together we can help other members?

View solution in original post

Highlighted
jess_arman McAfee Employee
McAfee Employee
Report Inappropriate Content
Message 3 of 4

Re: On Access Scan exclusions and Custom - On Demand Scan

Jump to solution

@barryt Keep in mind, if you're using Policy Based ODS rather than Custom ODS then this absolves you of needing to remember to implement exclusions into a task each time as you can configure in the policy what you typically want excluded for the different types of ODS---it would be a one time copying of the exclusions from your OAS that you want excluded into the ODS Policy.

 

 

Was my reply helpful?

If this information was helpful in any way, or answered your question, will you please select "Accept as Solution" in my reply, or give kudos as appropriate, so together we can help other members?

vnaidu
Level 13
Report Inappropriate Content
Message 4 of 4

Re: On Access Scan exclusions and Custom - On Demand Scan

Jump to solution

@barryt

Dear Barryt,

As @jess_arman stated, On Access Scan is entirely different from On Demand Scan, they perform the same job at two different levels.

I would recommend you to add the required exclusions to the On Demand Scan which will resolve your issue.

Cheers!!!

 

Venu
You Deserve an Award
Don't forget, when your helpful posts earn a kudos or get accepted as a solution you can unlock perks and badges. Those aren't the only badges, either. How many can you collect? Click here to learn more.

Community Help Hub

    New to the forums or need help finding your way around the forums? There's a whole hub of community resources to help you.

  • Find Forum FAQs
  • Learn How to Earn Badges
  • Ask for Help
Go to Community Help

Join the Community

    Thousands of customers use the McAfee Community for peer-to-peer and expert product support. Enjoy these benefits with a free membership:

  • Get helpful solutions from McAfee experts.
  • Stay connected to product conversations that matter to you.
  • Participate in product groups led by McAfee employees.
Join the Community
Join the Community