In this section you can configure checking of email accessed by means of the POP3 and POP3S protocol.
Enable email checking
if enabled, all traffic through POP3 is monitored for malicious software
Ports used by POP3 protocol
a list of ports used by the POP3 protocol (110 by default).
ESET NOD32 Antivirus supports also POP3S protocol checking. This type of communication uses an encrypted channel to transfer information between server and client. ESET NOD32 Antivirus checks communications utilizing the SSL (Secure Socket Layer), and TLS (Transport Layer Security) encryption methods.
POP3S filtering mode
Do not use POP3S checking
encrypted communication will not be checked
Use POP3S protocol checking for selected ports
check this option to enable POP3S checking only for ports defined in Ports used by POP3S protocol
Use POP3S protocol checking for applications marked as email clients utilizing selected ports
the program will only check those applications that are specified in the email clients section and that use ports defined in Ports used by POP3S protocol
Ports used by POP3S protocol
a list of POP3S ports to check (995 by default).