Error "Installation files are not signed”

 

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Error "Installation files are not signed”

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Latest update: August 12, 2020 ID: 13816
 
 
 
 

When installing Kaspersky Free, you may get the error message “Installation files are not signed”. 

This error might be caused by a malicious program that adds certificates of the protection solutions to the Untrusted Certificates folder. This prevents anti-virus programs from installing and launching.

Follow the steps below to solve the issue.

 
 
 
 
 

Step 1. Remove malware from your computer

 
 
 
 
 

Step 2. Check if there are any Kaspersky certificates in the Untrusted Certificates folder

 
 
 
 
 

Step 3. Check the digital signature of the installer

 
 
 
 
 

Step 4. Check the system date on your computer

 
 
 
 
 

Step 5. Define Software Restrictions Policies settings (Windows XP/Vista)

 
 
 
 
 

Step 6. Find the solution in Community

 
 
 
 
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