US 11,657,156 B2
Malware scan in response to power change
Scott Wentao Li, Cary, NC (US); Robert J. Kapinos, Durham, NC (US); Russell Speight VanBlon, Raleigh, NC (US); and Robert Norton, Raleigh, NC (US)
Assigned to Lenovo (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., Singapore (SG)
Filed by Lenovo (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., Singapore (SG)
Filed on Feb. 15, 2020, as Appl. No. 16/792,210.
Prior Publication US 2021/0256128 A1, Aug. 19, 2021
Int. Cl. G06F 21/56 (2013.01)
CPC G06F 21/567 (2013.01) [G06F 2221/034 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A device, comprising:
at least one processor; and
storage accessible to the at least one processor and comprising instructions executable by the at least one processor to:
identify a power change condition in the device; and
responsive to the power change condition, execute a scan for malware on the device using an operating system (O.S.) of a server separate from the device and different from a native O.S. of the device stored in the device;
wherein the instructions are executable to:
load the O.S. of the server into memory of the device; and
execute the O.S. of the server from the memory of the device to execute the scan.