Knowledge Base

Can Metadefender Endpoint Management report all installed software on an endpoint?

Metadefender Endpoint Management is able to detect and report many types of installed software on PCs and mobile devices.

Windows:

  • Security applications are reported in the 'Protection' tab
  • Potentially unwanted applications are reported in the 'Unwanted Apps' tab
  • Other detected software is reported in the 'Other' tab. This excludes software found in the 'Protection' and 'Unwanted Apps' tabs. Examples include Java, Flash, MS Office, etc.

Mac:

  • Security applications are reported in the 'Protection' tab
  • Potentially unwanted applications are reported in the 'Unwanted Apps' tab
    (Mac unwanted applications detection is limited to the public file sharing category)
  • Other detected software is not reported

Linux (beta only):

  • Security applications are reported in the 'Protection' tab
  • Potentially unwanted applications are not reported
  • All installed packages (inclusive of security applications) are reported in the 'Other' tab

Mobile (beta only):

  • Security applications are not reported
  • Potentially unwanted applications are not reported
  • All installed apps are reported in the 'Other' tab


This article applies to Metadefender Endpoint Management
This article was last updated on 2015-08-13
(This article was changed to reflect the new name of Metadefender Endpoint on 2016-02-23)
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