About Virus Scan Settings on Symantec Brightmail Gateway 9.x

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If you need configure the virus Scan Setting for your mail, you can:

-Go to Control Center
-Virus Tab
-Select Scan Settings in the left menu

Here you can configure the Bloodhound Level, The Bloodhound level is the amount of processing power to devote to detecting previously unknown viruses.
The recommended setting in Medium.

In this same page you can go to Exclude Scanning tab, here you can define exclusion of scans:
List of acions available:

Add

Adds a list of files to exclude from virus scanning.

You can specify the contents of each Exclude Scanning List that you add.

Edit

Edits the Exclude Scanning List that you specify.

Delete

Deletes the Exclude Scanning List that you specify.

Enable

Enables the Exclude Scanning List that you specify from virus scanning.

A green checkmark appears in the Enabled column for enabled lists.

Disable

Disables the Exclude Scanning List list that you specify.

A black dash appears in the Enabled column for disabled lists.


Export

Exports the Exclude Scanning List that you specify to a specially formatted text file on the local computer.