Dr. Antivirus Data Collection Notice

  • Solution ID:1120079
  • Last Updated:Jun. 14, 2018 2:19 AM (PST)
  • Applies to:Antivirus for Mac - 2018;
  • Data Collection Disclosure | Dr. Antivirus

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.

Your use of this app provides Trend Micro with personally identifiable information that is maintained in accordance with Trend Micro’s Privacy Policy.

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:

 

System 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.

COLLECTED DATADESCRIPTION
UUID Data used to distinguish user groups when analyzing user behavior inside the product.
OS version
Mac identifier model
System language
App install history
Current installed apps
Browser history

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Product information

The product information collected is related to Dr. Antivirus itself to identify which version is installed and the basic settings of the product.

COLLECTED DATADESCRIPTION
Product name The installed Dr. Antivirus product related information on the user’s computer.
Product version
App Store ID
Install time
New user status
App Store user status
Auto start at login

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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.

COLLECTED DATADESCRIPTION
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

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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.

COLLECTED DATADESCRIPTION
Threat file size Information of files which are detected as malicious ones.
Threat file content

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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.

COLLECTED DATADESCRIPTION
Scanned file path Information of files which are scanned.
Scanned file size
SHA1 of scanned file
MD5 of scanned file
CRC of scanned file

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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.

COLLECTED DATADESCRIPTION
IP Address Information is collected when performing Active Update

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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.

COLLECTED DATADESCRIPTION
URL of website in Safari Web surfing related information only used when a user installs our Safari extension.
IP address

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