Application Whitelisting further enhances and strengthens the antivirus scanning with trusted protection. Application Whitelisting tags a trust level to all application executables and scripts so that any untrusted (not on the whitelist) application will not run on your computer till you trust it first.

Learn about Trust Levels in Application Whitelisting

Simply put, it works similar to the guest list of a party – you’re either an invited guest or the host will have to personally let you in.

Traditional Application Whitelisting vs. SecureAPlus Application Whitelisting

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Traditional Application Whitelisting

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SecureAplus Application Whitelisting

SecureAPlus’ powerful technology foregoes the process of manually defining and setting up your application whitelist. During initial installation, Application Whitelisting will do a full system scan on the system to whitelist the files and creates a whitelist database file at the end. It will use this whitelist file to check whether the files are trusted or not.

The Application Whitelisting feature will immediately kicks in right after installation, so even while it is still doing the initial system scan, Application Whitelisting will start to prompt when a new file or application is being executed.

After the initial scan it will never fail to detect and block any malware, even if it is freshly created and released. You will always get prompted if an untrusted application is trying to run in your computer which means you have the full control of what application to trust for absolute threat protection. It is also smart enough to learn preferences and not prompt you from already trusted sources.

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