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Windows 7: MS Security Essentials, "certain patterns of suspicious activity"

05 Feb 2012   #1
xpda

Windows 7
 
 
MS Security Essentials, "certain patterns of suspicious activity"

In Microsoft Security Essentials, there is an option to "check for certain patterns of suspicious activity". What are these patterns of suspicious activity? How much does this slow down my system? How likely am I to get a false positive?


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05 Feb 2012   #2
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

I use MSE and cannot see the option ,
where are you seeing it?
screenshot if possible
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05 Feb 2012   #3
xpda

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by boohbah View Post
I use MSE and cannot see the option ,
where are you seeing it?
screenshot if possible
Maybe I should have called it "Enable Behavior Monitoring" instead. It's under settings, the third checkbox under real time protection options.

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05 Feb 2012   #4
bru

Win 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

By default (I believe) all my Real-time protection options are checked. I can not recall MSE flagging anything for any of the real time protection options.
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05 Feb 2012   #5
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

sorry but my settings page and your settings look different so i cant see on mine .
hopefully someone else will be able to help.

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05 Feb 2012   #6
xxxdannyxxx

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by boohbah View Post
sorry but my settings page and your settings look different so i cant see on mine .
hopefully someone else will be able to help.

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Its under real time protection on the left panel booh
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