Using Control Active Processes, advanced users can adjust the threat-detection settings for all programs and processes running on your computer. It also includes a function for terminating any untrusted processes, which might be necessary if a regular scan did not remove all traces of a malware program.
To control an active process:
From the system tray, double-click the Webroot icon.
The main interface displays.
Click the Utilities gear icon.
Click the System Control tab.
Under Control Active Processes, click the Start button.
A new panel displays, showing all active processes on your system.
For each process, select one of the following radio buttons:
Allow — The process is allowed to run on your system.
Monitor — Webroot SecureAnywhere will watch the process and open an alert on suspicious activity. Any process flagged as monitored displays at the top of the list.
Block — The process is blocked from running on your system. Do NOT block a process unless you are absolutely certain it is non-essential.
Do either of the following:
To display more information about a particular process, click the process name, click the More Info button and then click the Details tab.
To terminate all untrusted processes, click the Stop Untrusted Processes button.
Do not click the Stop Untrusted Processes button unless you understand the implications or have been told to do so by Webroot Technical Support.