How to enable real-time protection on Mac

This article explains how to enable real-time protection for G DATA Antivirus Mac

Open G DATA Antivirus Mac.

When real-time protection is disabled, your system shows the status:

Your Mac is at risk.


Click Settings > Real-time protection on the left side and activate the real-time protection.


You will then receive the message if the system extension is missing:

Systemerweiterung blockiert.

When asked if you want to switch to Security & Privacy (Under MacOS Catalina Security), select Open Security System Preference.

MACSystemerweiterung 1

In the system settings there should now be a prompt which you have to Allow.

Beforehand, the lock must be unlocked for editing with the administrator password.
MAC Systemerweiterung 3

In conclusion, the interface shows you:

Your Mac is protected.

MAC Echtzeitschutz aktiviert