Error "Some protection components are corrupted"


Error "Some protection components are corrupted"

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Latest update: January 20, 2021 ID: 14827

This article concerns:

  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus
  • Kaspersky Internet Security
  • Kaspersky Total Security
  • Kaspersky Security Cloud
  • Kaspersky Small Office Security


If you get the error "Some protection components are corrupted", then your Kaspersky Lab application does not provide solid security for your data.


Reinstall the application:

  1. Download the installer from the Kaspersky Lab website.
  2. Remove the application. In the Saving objects window, select the License information checkbox. See this article for instructions.
  3. Restart your PC.
  4. Run the installer.
  5. Activate the application.

The Kaspersky Lab application will be reinstalled.

What to do if the error persists

If the recommendations did not help or you experience difficulties during installation or removal, contact Kaspersky technical support by choosing the topic and filling out the form.

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