Configuring protection against network attacks by type

Kaspersky Endpoint Security lets you manage protection against the following types of network attacks:

You can disable detection of these types of attacks in case some of your allowed applications perform operations that are typical for these types of attacks. This will help avoid false alarms.

By default, Kaspersky Endpoint Security does not monitor Network Flooding, Port Scanning, and MAC spoofing attacks.

To configure protection against network attacks by type:

  1. In the main application window, click the button icon_settings.
  2. In the application settings window, select Essential Threat ProtectionNetwork Threat Protection.
  3. Use the toggle Treat port scanning and network flooding as attacks to enable or disable the detection of these attacks.
  4. Use the MAC Spoofing Protection toggle.
  5. In the On detecting a MAC spoofing attack block, select one of the following options:
    • Notify only.
    • Notify and block.
  6. Save your changes.
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