Configure right-click cleanup

Sophos Endpoint Security and ControlTo configure right-click cleanup:
  1. Click Home > Anti-virus and HIPS > Configure anti-virus and HIPS > Configure > Right-click scanning.
  2. Click the Cleanup tab.
  3. To automatically clean up infected items, under Viruses/spyware, select the Automatically clean up items that contain virus/spyware check box.
  4. Select an action for Sophos Anti-Virus to take against infected items if you have not enabled automatic cleanup, or if automatic cleanup fails:
    OptionDescription
    Log only Sophos Anti-Virus takes no action other than recording the infected items in the scanning log. See View the scanning log.

    This is the default setting.

    Delete

    Move to

    Use these settings only if advised to by Sophos technical support.

    Otherwise, use Quarantine Manager to clean your computer of viruses/spyware found by Sophos Anti-Virus. See Deal with viruses/spyware in quarantine.

  5. Under Suspicious files, select an action for Sophos Anti-Virus to take when it finds files containing code that is commonly used in malware:
    OptionDescription
    Log only Sophos Anti-Virus takes no action other than recording the infected items in the scanning log.

    This is the default setting.

    Delete

    Move to

    Use these settings only if advised to by Sophos technical support.

    Otherwise, use Quarantine Manager to clean your computer of viruses/spyware found by Sophos Anti-Virus. See Deal with viruses/spyware in quarantine.

  6. To remove all known components of adware and Potentially Unwanted Applications (PUAs) from the computer for all users, under Adware and PUAs, select the Automatically clean up adware and PUAs check box.
    Cleanup does not repair any changes the adware or PUA has already made.