This article describes the differences between the two methods of scanning in WFBS-SVC.
The following table provides a comparison between the two scan methods:
|Basis of Comparison||Conventional Scan||Smart Scan|
|Availability||Available in this and all earlier versions||Available starting in WFBS-SVC 6.0|
|Scanning behavior||The conventional scan agent performs scanning on the client.||
|Components in use and updated||All Security Agent components available on the update source, except the Smart Scan Agent Pattern||All components available on the update source except the Virus Pattern|
|Typical update source||Security Server||Security Server|