What's new in the latest version of the application
The latest version of the application introduces the following new features and improvements:
The Privacy section now includes the Violation Control feature for detecting installed legitimate applications that can be used by criminals to damage your computer or user data.
Customer Service experience is improved. The application now includes a link to Customer Service chat (may not be available in all versions of the application).
The Smart Home Monitor now includes a link that lets you download and install the Kaspersky VPN Secure Connection application on your router.
Improved the layout of the Store window: grouping of offers, their priority, labels for new and recommended offers.
Added new events to the Timeline section of the main window of the application, updated texts of existing events.
After UX testing, improved the Problem recording feature that lets your record videos of problems that you can submit to Customer Service.
New tips added to the main window of the application.
Improved component status texts on main screens of the application: statuses were made uniform.
Searching for unused applications on the user's computer will be carried out automatically. If such applications are detected, a notification will be displayed.
Improved notification texts for the App Updater component.
Now you can configure port-based exclusions for the Network Attack Blocker component.
Added a prompt for switching to the trial version of Kaspersky Premium.
Implemented the mechanism for migrating Kaspersky Free and Kaspersky Security Cloud – Free users to the new range of Kaspersky products.
Improved the process for creating a Safe Money profile: at the first start of Protected Browser, a prompt is displayed asking if you want to create a new profile from scratch or copy data from the user account in your browser. Subsequently, data is not kept synchronized between browsers.
The Backup and Restore window now includes a notification about the need to log into Dropbox to save backup copies to the online storage.
Solved problems with captcha unreadability and repeated captcha requests when using My Kaspersky.
The automatic search for large files is disabled by default, regardless of whether it was enabled in previous versions of the application.