This software is a security scanner.
Kaspersky Security Scan scans your PC to find out if any undesired malware, software vulnerabilities, and other non-malware security problems exist. It can help you check how effective, a security solution you are using, is. The scanner is able to find out any vulnerabilities or malware that your security solution may have missed. Even though available free, this is a product developed by the same experts that develop the other commercial solutions. Features provided include quick scanning for viruses and other security threats, access to the latest, cloud-based security data to identify threats and real-time results on your PC`s security status. By quick scan, this tool is able to find out if any known malware and software vulnerabilities exist on your machine and notify you accordingly. Through access to the cloud based security information, this tool is able to use real-time data available in the servers for detecting emerging threats and the latest viruses.
One of the concerns with installing any antivirus solution is that, it may conflict with any other tool you have installed in the machine. Not so with this tool. It will work well even if the PC has a firewall and an antivirus solution installed already. The tool will recommend remedial actions for the threats detected by it. This has a simple and easy to use interface. It is intuitive enough that most users should get familiar with it quite easily. Getting productive with it should not take much time. This is a very good product. If you are looking for a similar solution, you should try it in your exact workflow.