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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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Restore Kaspersky Antivirus Settings from files in Backup

I was using Windows 8.1 with Kaspersky Antivirus 2015. Due to some problem i had to reinstall my system. So i backup up my system using EaseUS TodoBackup. But i forgot to backup settings of Kaspersky ...
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What Object Name should be used while adding to exclusion list in Kaspersky Internet Security 15?

I have an experimental file which is detected as malware by my KIS 15. So I need to add that file to exclusion list, but don't know what object name to use here: Any guide is welcome. I visited ...
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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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File Anti-Virus Failed Error in MAC

I am using Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 for mac(OSX 10.9.1). When I switch on my system today I noticed that Kaspersky protection is turned off. When I tried to enable it I got the message File ...
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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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Kaspersky Freezes my computer. 2 million page faults [closed]

What should I check to find the problem? I have 2GB RAM free when I check task manager. Kaspersky is not performing scanning during the period. When look at task manager, it only shows around 270K ...
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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 ...
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Remote Desktop access Windows 7 system from Windows 8

I have 2 windows systems... Windows 7 (192.168.2.8) Windows 8 (192.168.2.9) Both are connected to WiFi router. They have been assigned address 192.168.2.8 & 192.168.2.9 respectively. I have ...
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How does Kaspersky Parental Control calculate internet time usage? [closed]

I'm trying to limit the usage time of Internet with Parental Control of Kaspersky (or Web Policy on Business Editions), but wondering about problems may occur. How does Kaspersky calculate the ...
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Is anyone familiar with this message in Kapersky Internet Security 2010?

Hi I just started my computer up & opened a website for my checking my mail, when I opened a Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 window popped up. C:\Documents and Settings\username\Local ...
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How do I restore a quarantined object in Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2012?

I normally know how to do this. From the main program window you just click on the Quarantine button from the lower part of the window. There are two tabs in the new window that appears, one is ...
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Kaspersky Virus Definitions Update to Another Computer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Move Kaspersky Virus Definitions Update to Another Computer I want to copy Kaspersky updates that are available from another computer to mine. How can I copy the update ...
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Kaspersky rescue Disk on USB

I'm trying to use Kaspersky Rescue Disk from a USB key. I followed this procedure and it works fine but when I restart my computer, instead of getting a GUI I get "GRUB". I don't know what to do to ...
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Kaspersky is blocking my batch file

I made a batch file that is seen as malicious by Kaspersky. How can I tell that it is an acceptable file? I've found how to add an exception, but I can only add .exe, not .bat.
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Kasperky Anti-Banner not included in Kaspersky Endpoint Security?

Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 for Windows Workstations includes "Privacy Protection" which includes "Anti-Banner". Kaspersky Endpoint Protection 8 includes URL filtering system. With the last product, I ...
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Measures to take while being DOS Attacked

I am constantly being attacked each second by an another computer and everytime the attack is from a different IP address. Kaspersky PURE says that is a "Network DoS.Generic.SYNFlood" type attack. 2 ...
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What is causing random hard freezes on my system? Kaspersky?

The last few weeks I experienced a new strange behavior of my computer. Sometimes Windows 7 just freezes with no real reason at all. While listening to music for example the playback hangs and you can ...
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How to disable self-defense in Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0?

I'm using my personal laptop at work, and my system administrator convinced me to install KAV 6.0 with the network agent. The problem is, he configured KAV to prompt for an admin password whenever I ...
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Kaspersky 2012 Firewall - prompt on new connection attempts

How can I get Kaspersky 2012 Firewall to ask me everytime if I want to allow or deny an application to connect to the internet the first time it asks and have it remember that until the application ...
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Unable to download anything after hibernation with Kaspersky

On a Windows 7 computer, I regularly use IE9 F12 tools to monitor network traffic. These tools can be opened in one or more IE9 windows, when I'm experiencing the issue. What is this issue? After ...
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Windows 7 security center notification problem with Kaspersky 2011

I just got a problem: Windows 7 security center shows that I haven't installed any antivirus, even though I am using Kaspersky 2011 Internet Security. It's also not detecting the firewall of ...
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Move Kaspersky Virus Definitions Update to Another Computer

Is it possible to move Kaspersky virus definition to another computer? I have two computers, both PCs, which Kaspersky is installed on. My Internet connection is slow and my Bandwidth is limited. I ...
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Unable to install Kaspersky anti virus 2011 on XP

I recently tried installing Kaspersky antivirus 2011 on my XP (service pack 2) . Everytime I try to install through setup file, it initiates and then I get a pop up message saying Windows XP not ...
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Why is Kaspersky's CPU activity not shown in process list?

So, when Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 (11) starts doing a full scan, I can see my CPU activity going to 100%. However, the KIS process only takes 02% according to Task manager, how is this ...
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Pendrive is not detecting

I had a westcon pendrive. recently i scanned that device with kaspersky anti virus software and deleted virus, from there onwards when ever i tried to open it says "Please insert a disk into drive ...
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Do I need to let my Anti-Virus scan “C:\Documents and Settings” on Windows 7?

I have Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 running on my Windows 7 PC. I've noticed that whenever I do a Full System Scan it scans everything including "C:\Documents and Settings" (which can take up to ...