Kaspersky CyberTrace

Using Password Utility

27 February 2024

ID 172898

The Password Utility is a tool that allows you to reset the password for the admin account.

To log in to Kaspersky CyberTrace, use the default user name and password.


Use the following path to find the Password Utility:

  • On Windows systems:


  • On Linux systems:


Here %service_dir% is the directory where Kaspersky CyberTrace is installed.


The Password Utility uses the following syntax:

  • On Windows systems:

    kl_access_util.exe [[--help|-h] | [--reset_default_user|-r] | [--version|-v]]

  • On Linux systems:

    ./kl_access_util [[--help|-h] | [--reset_default_user|-r] | [--version|-v]]


The following table explains the command-line options.

Command-line options of kl_access_util





Prints the usage message to the screen.

If this option is specified, all other options are ignored.



Resets the password for the admin account to its default value, and deletes all other user accounts.

If there is no admin account, the utility creates it.



Prints the version information.

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