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Kaspersky: How to add certificate to allowed list

There is a ratings extension addon for netflix in Chrome that has a certificate that is over a year old, Kaspersky continues to pop up and let me know it's not sure if it's safe. I add it for the 30 ...
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I got a strange banner on Chrome asking me to “update my account”. Is it legitimate, or is it some sort of malware?

tl;dnr: A vaguely written banner appeared while I was searching on Google (description in 1st paragraph), asking me to update my account, and not much more, which didn't seem right. What is it, is ...
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How to disable Kaspersky repetitive null requests showing on Chrome's Network Developer Tool?

Kaspersky creates repetitive requests appearing annoyingly on the Developer Tools > Network on any webpage I try to analyze. I'm looking for disabling Kasersky requests to appear at all. That is to ...
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Problems clearing reports in Kaspersky 2016

In the 2015 version of Kaspersky Internet security I would click the Clear button on the reports page and a dialogue would come up showing the various reports and giving me the options of which ones ...
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Add link to Kaspersky whitelist in order to unblock it?

This window appears every 10 seconds saying "Malicious link blocked". I believe that the link is secure. How could I add this link to Kaspersky whitelist in order to unblock it? Note: I'm using ...
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When using Kaspersky Anti-Virus Personal Root Certificate, can you view the website's certificate?

Use of Kaspersky Anti-Virus Personal Root Certificate with Firefox is discussed in this post, Which CA issued certificate for https://www.google.com. My question is (other than for google.com) is it ...
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How to set up vim for Passive FTP

Our department is deploying Kaspersky Anti-Virus. As a result of installing on my Windows 7 workstation, active FTP is automatically disabled. I have modified _vimrc as follows: let g:netrw_cygwin = ...
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Is there a way to determine application compatibility for a Windows Update prior to starting the update?

It appears that Kaspersky Endpoint Security 10 for Windows is on a list that the Windows 10 1511 Update (10586) installer can find, and determines is not compatible with the update (even though it's ...
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How to disable Kaspersky Internet Security Plugins for Firefox

Kaspersky Internet Security automatically installs Plugins/Addons for Firefox. If you try disabling those, they will automatically get re-enabled on the next start of Firefox. Not even Safe mode helps....
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Kaspersky Rescue disk missing operating system

I am trying to disinfect a computer by booting from Kaspersky Rescue disk and running a full system scan. I followed instructions on this page to create a bootable USB Kaspersky rescue disk. Yet, when ...
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Is Kaspersky deleting my files?

My coworker has a Windows 7 Professional x64 machine with Kaspersky installed. Lately, Kaspersky has been giving her popups with malware warnings. Today, she informed me that Kaspersky brought up a ...
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Disable Kaspersky in the middle?

I have notices, that often my webpages hanged in Chrome with the following status message: Is it possible to disable Kaspersky from inserting any (glitching) code into web pages?
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How to disable Kaspersky Antivirus javascript injection?

Since the installation of Kaspersky AntiVirus 2016 every website I visit contains this line in <head>: <script type="text/javascript" src="http://gc.kis.scr.kaspersky-labs.com/...
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How can Kaspersky embed code into web page accessed via HTTPs?

I have Kaspersky Internet Security (antivirus program) doing some security for me. Specifically, it checks links by it's database and marking it with green K signs. The question is: how it can be ...
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Kaspersky keeps messaging about URL goldenticket.disconnect.me every time I open Chrome. What is it and how to get rid of it?

This is the Kaspersky message that appears every time I start a session in Chrome I press the green button "Disconnect" (don't mistake this with the problematic URL, disconnect.me) and the message ...
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How to uninstall expired Kasperksky without required password?

My colleage's PC has Kaspersky software that is expired. And he want to remove the software - I help him to uninstall it but the software requires some password that nether of us knows what it is. A ...
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Handle a virus infection by Trojan-Spy.Win32.ZBot.a [duplicate]

Since a couple of days I have a prompt from my KIS 2016 saying that he found this Trojan in MEM. I try to clean and restart the PC, all goes well, but in a while this message appears again. I have ...
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Essential system processes that is needed for basic Internet connection Windows 8.1/ 10

1: I've been trying so hard for a while to spot the processes that are essential to have a basic Internet connection. by basic I mean third party apps like download managers or Google Chrome be able ...
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Can't enable a new Anti-Virus (Kaspersky)

I just installed W10 and there is an error message saying that the AV software is disabled. I open the AV software list and i see Windows Defender and Kaspersky. If I click on WD, there is an option "...
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How to block only one instance of Svchost from accessing to Internet?

I'm looking for a way to block a Windows service that runs under svchost.exe process from accessing to Internet. I can't block the whole process because it will break other things. I just want to ...
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Windows 10 update - kaspersky internet security installation

I just got windows 10 update. This update seems to have removed my kaspersky internet security installation. Am I good to install it back as I am unable to remove windows defender?
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Kaspersky PURE 3.0 high network usage

I'm using Kaspersky PURE 3.0 and Windows 7. The resource monitor shows that avp.exe is consuming a lot of network. Because of this I lose my network data quickly. The resource monitor report is http:/...
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Why is “windows logon user interface host” using my webcam?

I just got a message from my internet security program (Kaspersky) saying: windows logon user interface host is using webcam Why on earth is it doing this? Can I stop it? I'm using Windows 8....
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How is it possible to create a directory which even System can't remove?

At some point I was trying to remove the firefox extensions Kaspersky automatically adds (running KIS 2013). Not because they were slowing my browser down, they weren't being loaded anyway (version ...
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Kaspersky Antivirus exclusion definition for files within composite files/archives

We regularly get virus notifications for a legitimate component within our develop/test chain, for which I have attempted to define an exclusion. However, I can't seem to get this exclusion to be ...
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Diagnose : Maximum+number+of+open+connections+reached

I am facing a strange problem on my PC running Win 7 Pro 64 bits I experience a lot of "Maximum number of open connections reached" while browsing I am using Google Chrome 37.0.2062.103 (Build ...
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Windows 7 began freezing hanging due to Kaspersky 2014

2014-Aug-02: Over the last few weeks, two separate Windows 7 systems started freezing / hanging, after 30 seconds to 1 minute after rebooting. If I hesitated after rebooting, I would not be able to ...
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Blog Posts are being identified as anti-banner [closed]

We have a blog post that is being identified by Kaspersky anti-banner as an ad so it is blocked. However, there are no ads on the site. The article topic is what businesses should look for when they ...
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Chrome: waiting for available socket

Google Chrome opens twitter stream without pictures and writing below "waiting for available sockets": I have multiple connections opened, most of the are by avp:
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Kaspersky is slowing my computer [duplicate]

I installed windows 7 32bit on a dell inspiron laptop but when i installed kaspersky 2014 the laptop became very slow when opening microsoft 2007 word, excell,and powerpoint programs and even when i ...
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Something is blocking Java and I do not know what

Something is blocking java on my computer but I don't know what. I have Kaspersky installed and I suspected it caused the problem. I tested to shut down Kaspersky and something still blocks Java. If ...
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How do I delete “ProgramData\Kaspersky Lab”?

My Windows 7 user profile has administrator privileges, but I can't delete C:\ProgramData\Kaspersky Lab folder. I see, that the folder owner is SYSTEM -- maybe this is the problem, but I can't change ...
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Kaspersky Antivirus 2013 - Database have not updated for a long time

I can't seem to fix the following situation. On a Windows 7 computer Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2013 is installed, with a working license. Every other day the user gets a popup where it says the database is ...
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Disable Kaspersky firewall in favor of Comodo Firewall

I have recently bought and activated my Kaspersky Internet Security, and it conflicts with my Comodo Firewall which was installed before. I want to disable Kaspersky firewall, but to keep their ...
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Kaspersky compatibility on Windows 8.1

I'm trying install Kaspersky 2013 version 13 on my Windows 8.1 pro and can't install. How can I fix this?
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Cannot fetch urls from outside the browser

I am trying to clone a small repo on my Windows 7 PC using 'msysgit' bash command like as follows: talha.ahmed@ICE-088 /d/talha.ahmed/workspace/repos $ git clone https://github.com/torvalds/linux ...
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Kaspersky 10 blocking my exchange server emails

i'm a system administrator for about 400 client machines and i need help please. I have recently installed Kaspersky 10 on my domain and now the individual users can't access their exchange emails. if ...
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Shared Folders - Network Resource not Available

We have five computers (example "COMP1", "COMP2", etc.) at a remote site hooked-up to our domain. Each computer has a shared folder which gives full permissions to the local administrators group. To ...
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Can I delete this Kaspersky Temp File safely?

Kaspersky files are taking a lot of space and so I went online and found out how to delete Kaspersky temp files. However I couldn't find any files ending in .tmp (yes, I have show hidden folders on) ...
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What is the reason behind windows 7 going very slow and Kaspersky not detecting a single virus?

I have ubuntu 10.04 and Windows 7 installed on my laptop. The windows 7 was working well for a few years and suddenly it started giving problem and became unbearably slow. i suspected virus and ...
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Why is Kaspersky antivirus blocking some requests to Google Drive?

I'm unable to access my Google Drive because, its just stuck at Loading... part. With the help of my brother, I found that Kaspersky Antivirus is blocking certain requests to Google Drive's servers. ...
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How to copy Kaspersky 2013 virus definitions update to another computer?

I have 5 computers and installed the same anti-virus (Kaspersky Internet Security 2013) on all of them. Now I want to update the anti-virus on the computers. Since my bandwidth and time are limited, I ...
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I can't open/ping any antivirus sites

I have a problem with a virus in windows 7, I don't know what kind of virus is infected my OS, I installed kasersky antivirus, and clear all detected viruses. After that I can't open any antivirus ...
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How to restore Kaspersky reports?

Is there a way to restore cleared Kaspersky reports in Kaspersky 2013 version? I have recently cleared the reports in my Kaspersky 2013 and now I need to recover some information from the reports. ...
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Can I directly read Kaspersky reports?

Can I read a Kaspersky report file directly? I have access to the report.rpt and detected.rpt files, but it cannot be opened in a Crystal Report Viewer application. I get the following error when ...
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Is there a way to restore cleared Kaspersky reports in Kaspersky 2013 version?

I have access to the report.rpt and detected.rpt files, but it cannot be opened in a crystal report viewer application.
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Kaspersky Security for Mac vs Kaspersky Virus Scanner from Mac Appstore

In the Mac Appstore you can find Kaspersky Virus Scanner for €9. On the Kaspersky website, you'll find Kaspersky Security for Mac, for $60. What is the difference between those two, except the price ...
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Nothing can access internet except IE

My partner's Computer is connect to internet and the network Icon shown on the taskbar is also shows it's working. He only use IE to connect to the Internet, nothing else. Problem started when I ...
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Parental control identifies unknown users on my PC

I've been using for a while a comprehensive security product for my PC (Kaspersky pure): The parental control pane is now listing three new users that I did not create (it's a home computer and I'm ...
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Some machines with Kaspersky can't connect to Skype network

That is very weird, some machines on my domain can't connect to Skype when Kaspersky is installed/active. And even if do a fresh install on the same machines Skype stops working at the exact time that ...