How to enable the Trusted Applications mode in Kaspersky Internet Security 2018

 

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How to enable the Trusted Applications mode in Kaspersky Internet Security 2018

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2017 Jul 06 ID: 13636
 
 
 
 

The Trusted Applications mode in Kaspersky Internet Security 2018 prevents untrusted programs from launching.  Kaspersky Internet Security 2018 declares a program untrusted if Kaspersky Security Network has no information about it, or if it was downloaded from an untrusted website. Only known and trusted applications are allowed to run.

Before you enable the Trusted Applications mode, make sure Application Control, File Anti-Virus, and System Watcher are enabled in the product.

To enable the Trusted Applications mode:

  1. In the main window of Kaspersky Internet Security 2018, click More tools.

Image: the main window of Kaspersky Internet Security 2018

  1. If you have problems opening the application window, see this guide.
  1. In the Tools window, click Trusted Applications mode.

Image: Kaspersky Internet Security Tools window

  1. Click Enable.

Image: the Trusted Applications mode window in Kaspersky Internet Security

  1. Kaspersky Internet Security 2018 will scan the operating system and the applications installed on the computer. Scanning may take a significant period of time (up to several hours). The scan is performed only at the first startup. Wait until the scan is complete.

Image: the Trusted Applications mode window in Kaspersky Internet Security

  1. Check if the applications you usually use run correctly. If necessary, you can adjust Application Control settings by clicking Manage applications.

Image: the Trusted Applications mode window in Kaspersky Internet Security

 
 
 
 
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