Kaspersky Web Traffic Security 6.1 (version commercial release

Latest update: 3 April 2023 ID: 15375

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Kaspersky Web Traffic Security 6.1 was released on December 19, 2019. The full version number is

What’s new

  • We have modified the distribution kit. Now it includes:
    • Rpm/deb package
    • ISO file containing an operating system image with the pre-installed application (including the proxy server).

    Installation on physical and virtual servers is supported.

  • We have updated the traffic processing rule settings:
    • Rules can now be created outside of groups.
    • New rule type added: bypass rule.
    • Rule priorities outside workspaces no longer used.
    • Default rules no longer used and replaced with the default protection policy.
    • Block action added to protection rules.
    • New criterion added: HTTP method.
  • We have modified the system of roles in the cluster:
    • Worker server and Primary server role separation removed.
    • Components for managing application settings and traffic processing combined into a single package (rpm or deb).
  • We have expanded the block page features:
    • New macros added.
    • A separate block page for a workspace can now be configured.
  • We have added integration with Kaspersky Anti Targeted Attack Platform (KATA). Two modes were implemented:
    • Send files from user traffic to KATA (connect KWTS as a KATA external system).
    • Receive information about objects detected by KATA (use information about KATA detections in traffic processing rules).
  • We have added:
    • Time zone configuration and time synchronization of the server over the NTP protocol (only for installation from an ISO file).
    • The "Cryptocurrencies and mining" web category.
    • A new object type in protection rules: "Malicious links".
    • Configuration of role-based user access to specific workspaces.
  • Reports on application operation events.
  • Detection of phishing and malicious links is now distinguished.
  • Proxy server settings can now be managed in the application web interface (only for installation from the iso file):
    • Connection of trusted load balancers.
    • Configuration of authentication on the proxy server.
    • Capability to manage SSL connections.
    • Configuration of SSL connection processing rules.
    • Management of trusted certificates.
    • Configuration of the proxy server log settings.
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