Kaspersky Security Center components enable remote management of Kaspersky applications installed on client devices.
Devices with the Administration Server component installed will be referred to as Administration Servers (also referred to as Servers). Administration Servers must be protected, including physical protection, against any unauthorized access.
Administration Server is installed on a device as a service with the following set of attributes:
With the name "Kaspersky Security Center Administration Server"
Set to start automatically when the operating system starts
With the Local System account or the user account selected during the installation of Administration Server
Administration Server performs the following functions:
Storage of the administration groups' structure
Storage of information about the configuration of client devices
Organization of repositories for application distribution packages
Remote installation of applications to client devices and removal of applications
Updating application databases and software modules of Kaspersky applications
Management of policies and tasks on client devices
Storage of information about events that have occurred on client devices
Generation of reports on the operation of Kaspersky applications
Deployment of license keys to client devices and storing information about the license keys
Forwarding notifications about the progress of tasks (such as detection of viruses on a client device)