Kaspersky Free release notes

Latest update: April 29, 2020 ID: 15342

Protect your digital life with Kaspersky Internet Security

Apart from protection against viruses and threats, Kaspersky Internet Security features protection for your children against online threats and secures your internet connectionweb camera streamonline payments. It also allows blocking banner ads and data collection and helps timely update your software and remove unused applications.

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Kaspersky Free version was released on July 31, 2019.

What's new

  • We have added full support of the following versions of Windows:
    • Microsoft Windows 10 1803
    • Microsoft Windows 10 1809
    • Microsoft Windows 10 1903
    • Microsoft Windows 10 1909
  • It is now possible to evaluate the application and send the score to us.
  • The performance of Web Anti-Virus has been improved:
    • It is now possible to use Windows certificate store when configuring access to HTTPS resources in the Mozilla Firefox browser. You will not experience any certificate problems while using Mozilla Firefox.
    • When the Base Filtering Engine (BFE) service is disabled, the application restarts it to ensure continuous protection.
  • Application services, such as Kaspersky Security Network, licensing and updating, now operate via the secure HTTPS protocol.
  • We have improved protection against remote management applications. You can now allow trusted remote management applications to change application settings.
  • Now you can switch from Kaspersky Free to Kaspersky Security Cloud — Free (the solution may not be available in some regions).
  • Yandex Browser is now supported.
For information on previous releases of Kaspersky Free, see Online Help.
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