How to configure applications' access to the webcam in Kaspersky Security Cloud for Mac

 

 

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How to configure applications' access to the webcam in Kaspersky Security Cloud for Mac

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2017 May 27 ID: 13523
 
 
 
 
The article refers to Kaspersky Security Cloud for Mac — Family and Kaspersky Security Cloud for Mac — Personal.
 
 
 
 

With Kaspersky Security Cloud for Mac, you can block unauthorized access to your web camera for applications.  

The access will be blocked for all installed applications. It is not possible to block webcam access for specific applications.  

To block access to the webcam: 

  1. Open the preferences window of Kaspersky Security Cloud for Mac. For the guide on opening the application preferences, please refer to this article.
  2. Go to Privacy and select Block webcam.

Image: the Privacy window of Kaspersky Security Cloud for Mac 

Kaspersky Security Cloud for Mac blocks new requests on accessing your web camera. To block access for the applications which are currently running on your computer, please restart these applications or restart your Mac.

 
 
 
 
 

Supported webcams

 
 
 
 
 

List of applications compatible with the Webcam Protection component

 
 
 
 
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