Limitations in Kaspersky Internet Security 2017 after upgrade to Windows 10 Creators Update (Redstone 2)



Kaspersky Internet Security 2017


Limitations in Kaspersky Internet Security 2017 after upgrade to Windows 10 Creators Update (Redstone 2)

Back to "Windows 10 support"
2017 Mar 20 ID: 12848

If you upgrade to Windows 10 or install Kaspersky Internet Security 2017 on Windows 10 Creators Update (Redstone 2), at first startup Kaspersky Internet Security 2017 will run the adaptation process. During this process, protection will be paused: only File Anti-Virus and Self-Defense of files and registry will be functioning. The interface will be temporarily unavailable. 

After the process has been completed, protection will resume, but the following component may work with limitations if the drivers do not support Windows 10: 

  • Self-Defense of the product UI and protection of the product's processes at their startup.  
  • System Watcher. 
  • Detection and disinfection of malware in the system memory. 
  • Protection against cryptolockers and ransomware. 
  • In the Safe Money component, protection will not work for information in the clipboard, protection against screenshots will be disabled, and the Protected Browser process will not be protected against external attacks.  
  • In the Application Control component, custom rules may not be applied to applications, categorization of tile applications in Windows, protection of Microsoft Edge. 
  • Trusted Applications mode will work with limitations related to compatibility with Program Data Updater. 
  • Protection against the attacks of the type Time-of-Check Time-of-Use (TOCTOU).
Microsoft Edge does not support the On-Screen Keyboard and the Kaspersky Protection extension in Kaspersky Lab products.
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