What is the SMART Scan?

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TitleWhat is the SMART Scan?

SiteLock’s SMART, or Secure Malware Alert & Removal Tool, performs deep internal website scans that will tell you when any file on your website changes, giving you full visibility to all activity on your site. If malware is detected, SMART can automatically remove it so that your website maintains a safe and secure environment for our visitors.

This comprehensive scan performs daily inside-out, as well as outside-in, checks of your website that go beyond most surface scans.

SiteLock monitors websites for the following issues and sends an instant alert to the website owner when it identifies:

  • Search engine/Browser blacklisting
  • Spam blacklisting
  • Application vulnerabilities
  • SQL Injection vulnerabilities
  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities
  • Website and application viruses
  • Network vulnerabilities 

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