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Work with Quarantined Files

You can delete or restore messages or files that have been isolated due to the detection of malware.

  1. In the navigation pane, click Configuration > Security Manager > Quarantine Management.
  2. In the Quarantine Management screen, click the AV Defender tab.
  3. Two tabs are available depending on the configuration of your AV Defender profile:

    • AV Modules: For conventional email protection.
    • AV Exchange E-mail Protection: When using the Exchange E-mail Protection Module.
  4. To filter the list of quarantined files, click Show Filter on the right-hand side of the window.
  5. Select the check box next to the file that you want to manage.
  6. Select management options:
    • Delete: Permanently remove the quarantined file from the system.
    • Restore: Restore the quarantined file to the original location without modification. If a file with the same filename currently exists in the original location, it will be overwritten.

    Duplicate listings for quarantined items display in the AV Exchange E-mail Protection tab if monitoring for security issues is performed both when messages are received by the Exchange server and delivered by the Exchange server. For example, if a user sends an e-mail message to another user in the same network with an attachment that contains a virus, this may be quarantined both when the originator sends the message and when the recipient receives the message. As a result, the same infected file may be listed twice.