AntiVirus by McAfee

DSM Version

AntiVirus by McAfee


  • Scans and detects abnormal files to protect your Synology NAS from malware and viruses
  • Supports customized scan plans with configurable schedules and targets
  • Automatically identifies and scans new or modified files to reduce the scanning time


  • Powered by McAfee scan engine
  • Scans the full system or specific folders
  • Scheduled automatic scan tasks
  • Smart Scan for new or modified files
  • Whitelist to exclude files from being scanned
  • Automatic update of virus definitions
  • Available on specific models only (Learn more from this page)


  • Minimum capacity of RAM required: 512 MB
  • Remote Folders (CIFS) mounted in File Station are not included in full scan