How you can Manage Protected Applications in Webroot Identity Shield?

Webroot antivirus is the famous leader which provides best security solutions to its users against all kind of cyber threat like malware, spyware, Trojan, rootkit, viruses, and also ransomware attack etc. It controls and manages the network inbound and outbound traffic. It does not allow the hackers to take unauthorized access over your device. You can install this antivirus through It scans the data on a regular basis so that your devices not install any virus or malware in it.

Webroot Identity Shield feature gives you complete assurance of safe browsing and complete data protection. It keeps a eye on hackers so that they may not steal your sensitive informative from your device. In short, this feature of Webroot provide extra layer of protection to your device. This put your web browser and other apps under the list of protected application by following these levels.

  1. Allow: Allowed Application is not secured against malware but it can access your protected data. Many applications which run in the background access your protected content or keyboard data. If there is application which is marked as Deny you can change easily it to Allow.
  2. Deny:  These applications cannot be able to view or capture data of your computer but can run normally.
  3. Protect: These applications are secured against malware infection and can have full access to your protected data of your system. You can add other software application to “Protected” like financial software. When you run these application, the Webroot icon displays Padlock.

Manage Protected Application:

  1. First you have to open the main interface of the Webroot Identity Shield, and then you have to click on Identity & Privacy section.
  2. Now, you have to click on View/Edit Protected Applications.
  3. Protected Applications panel will open and now you can see all the applications and the web browser which is installed on your PC.
  4. Here you have to click on the radio button for protect, allow or deny. This radio button is in front of the application which you want to edit or modify.
  5. If you want to add more applications in this list, then you have to click on Add Applications.
  6. When you have completed the process then click on Close option.

Through this way you can manage your protected applications, but if you want more information then you can visit to the official website of Webroot through If you are facing any problem then you can call the customer care executive for support.