Configuring the policy in the Essential Threat Protection section

For a full description of the settings in this section please refer to the Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Windows documentation.

Described below are additional setup actions, which we recommend that you perform in the policy properties window of Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Windows, in the Essential Threat Protection section.

Essential Threat Protection section, Firewall subsection

Check the list of networks in the policy properties. The list may not contain all networks.

To check the list of networks:

  1. In the main menu, go to DEVICES POLICIES & PROFILES.
  2. Click the policy for Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Windows.

    The properties window of the selected policy opens.

  3. In the policy properties, go to Application settingsEssential Threat ProtectionFirewall.
  4. Under Available networks, click the Network settings link.

The Network connections window opens. This window displays the list of networks.

Essential Threat Protection section, File Threat Protection subsection

Enabling the scanning of network drives can place a significant load on network drives. It is more convenient to perform indirect scanning, on file servers.

To disable scanning of network drives:

  1. In the main menu, go to DEVICES POLICIES & PROFILES.
  2. Click the policy for Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Windows.

    The properties window of the selected policy opens.

  3. In the policy properties, go to Application settingsEssential Threat ProtectionFile Threat Protection.
  4. Under Protection scope, disable the All network drives option.
  5. Click OK.

Scanning of network drives is disabled.

See also:

Scenario: Configuring network protection

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