Adaptation of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2017 after upgrading the operating system to Windows 10

 

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Adaptation of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2017 after upgrading the operating system to Windows 10

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2018 Apr 18 ID: 13579
 
 
 
 

If you have upgraded your operating system to Windows 10 RS4 on a computer with Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2017 installed, the application will run the adaptation process at first system startup. Protection will be stopped for a while: only File anti-virus and the self-defense of files and registry keys will work, the user interface will be unavailable.

After adapting to the new version of the operating system, the application will restore the protection. Also, it will show the notification box informing that the reboot is required so that all the components of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2017 could function correctly. Until you restart the computer, the following protection components will work with limitations:

  • Application interface and startup processes protection within Self-Defense. 
  • System Watcher. 
  • Detection and disinfection of malicious software in system memory. 
  • Protection against file-encrypting malware and screen lockers. 
  • Protection against Time-of-Check Time-of-Use (TOCTOU) attacks.
 
 
 
 
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