Bitdefender Internet Security 2017 – Ransomware protection Module

To protect your important documents from malware, you should enable Bitdefender ransomware module

  • Click “View modules

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  • Click on ransomware protection settings

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  • Enable it by turning it “On” as shown below
  • Click “Add” to add folders in which your important documents are kept.

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  • Tick all your important folders as shown below.
  • Click “OK

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  • I added my two important folders that need to be protected from malware.

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  • Bitdefender allow all application that is considered as “Safe” to access the protected folder
  • Only when Unknown application or malware tries to access “protect folders”, Bitdefender blocks it.
  • If you want any application to access “Protected folder” then you need to add that application in “Trusted applications” list
  • To do so click on”Trusted applications” as shown below

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  • Click “Add

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  • Find and select the application as shown below
  • Click “OK

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  • Click “Close

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  • Blocked Applications” List contains applications that have been blocked from accessing the “protected folder”

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