What's new in the latest version of the application

9 November 2022

ID 119653

The latest version of the application introduces the following new features and improvements:

  • The Privacy section now includes the Violation Control feature for detecting installed legitimate applications that can be used by criminals to damage your computer or user data.
  • Customer Service experience is improved. The application now includes a link to Customer Service chat (may not be available in all versions of the application).
  • The Smart Home Monitor now includes a link that lets you download and install the Kaspersky VPN Secure Connection application on your router.
  • Improved the layout of the Store window: grouping of offers, their priority, labels for new and recommended offers.
  • Added new events to the Timeline section of the main window of the application, updated texts of existing events.
  • After UX testing, improved the Problem recording feature that lets your record videos of problems that you can submit to Customer Service.
  • New tips added to the main window of the application.
  • Improved component status texts on main screens of the application: statuses were made uniform.
  • Searching for unused applications on the user's computer will be carried out automatically. If such applications are detected, a notification will be displayed.
  • Improved notification texts for the App Updater component.
  • Now you can configure port-based exclusions for the Network Attack Blocker component.
  • Added a prompt for switching to the trial version of Kaspersky Premium.
  • Implemented the mechanism for migrating Kaspersky Free and Kaspersky Security Cloud – Free users to the new range of Kaspersky products.
  • Improved the process for creating a Safe Money profile: at the first start of Protected Browser, a prompt is displayed asking if you want to create a new profile from scratch or copy data from the user account in your browser. Subsequently, data is not kept synchronized between browsers.
  • The Backup and Restore window now includes a notification about the need to log into Dropbox to save backup copies to the online storage.
  • Solved problems with captcha unreadability and repeated captcha requests when using My Kaspersky.
  • The automatic search for large files is disabled by default, regardless of whether it was enabled in previous versions of the application.

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