Dr. Antivirus Data Collection Notice
Dr. Antivirus provides various aspects of protection for Mac users such as malware scanning and cleaning in real-time, privacy protection, web threat protection and so on.
In order to develop and improve the product and service, Dr. Antivirus analyzes system information, product information, and user behaviors inside the app.
If you do not want to allow Trend Micro to collect any personal data, do not install Dr. Antivirus.
If you decide to uninstall Dr. Antivirus, notify Trend Micro to remove all collected data.
By installing Dr. Antivirus, Trend Micro will analyze, receive, and collect the following information:
The system information that Dr. Antivirus collects consists of basic hardware and OS related information to distinguish user groups to improve the user experience.
|UUID||Data used to distinguish user groups when analyzing user behavior inside the product.|
|Mac identifier model|
|App install history|
|Current installed apps|
The product information collected is related to Dr. Antivirus itself to identify which version is installed and the basic settings of the product.
|Product name||The installed Dr. Antivirus product related information on the user’s computer.|
|App Store ID|
|New user status|
|App Store user status|
|Auto start at login|
User behavior event
The user behavior events that Dr. Antivirus collects are user’s operations inside the product.
This data is used to develop new versions and improve the user experience.
|Real-time behavior inside product||Includes user’s operation inside product, such as launch product, quit product, click certain button, open certain product page.|
|Periodic behavior inside product||Daily active user events|
VSAPI Module Related Information
VSAPI module related information Dr. Antivirus collects are information collected for the VSAPI module to improve its detection rate and performance.
|Threat file size||Information of files which are detected as malicious ones.|
|Threat file content|
iCoreX Module Related Information
iCoreX module related information that Dr. Antivirus collects consists of information used to improve the iCoreX module’s detection rate and performance.
|Scanned file path||Information of files which are scanned.|
|Scanned file size|
|SHA1 of scanned file|
|MD5 of scanned file|
|CRC of scanned file|
AU Module Related Information
AU module related information that Dr. Antivirus collects consists of information used to improve the AU module’s effectiveness and performance.
|IP Address||Information is collected when performing Active Update|
TMUFE Module Related Information
TMUFE module related information that Dr. Antivirus collects consists of information to improve the TMUFE module’s detection rate and performance.
|URL of website in Safari||Web surfing related information only used when a user installs our Safari extension.|