Can MetaAccess report all installed software on an endpoint?

MetaAccess is able to detect and report many types of installed software on PCs and Android devices.

Windows/macOS:

  • Security applications are reported in the 'Protection' tab

  • Potentially unwanted applications are reported in the 'Unwanted Apps' tab (macOS unwanted applications detection is limited to the public file sharing category)

  • Other detected software is reported in the 'Other' tab. This excludes software found in the 'Protection' and 'Unwanted Apps' tabs. Examples include Java, Flash, MS Office, etc.

Linux:

  • Security applications are reported in the 'All' tab

  • Potentially unwanted applications are not reported

  • All installed packages (inclusive of security applications) are reported in the 'Packages' tab

Android:

  • Security applications are not reported

  • Potentially unwanted applications are not reported

  • All installed apps are reported in the 'Apps' tab

Note: installed applications are not reported on iOS devices.


This article applies to MetaAccess
This article was last updated on 2017-08-29
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