Enabling and disabling of File Anti-Virus for Linux

January 10, 2024

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By default, File Anti-Virus for Linux is enabled, running in the mode that is recommended by Kaspersky experts. You can disable File Anti-Virus for Linux if necessary.

To enable or disable File Anti-Virus for Linux:

  1. Open Kaspersky Security Center Administration Console.
  2. In the Managed devices folder of the console tree, open the folder with the name of the administration group to which the relevant protected virtual machines belong.
  3. In the workspace, select the Policies tab.
  4. Select the Light Agent for Linux policy in the list of policies and open the Properties: <Policy name> window by double-clicking.
  5. In the policy properties window, select the File Anti-Virus section in the list on the left.
  6. In the right part of the window, do one of the following:
    • If you want to enable File Anti-Virus component, select the File Anti-Virus check box.
    • If you want to disable File Anti-Virus component, clear the File Anti-Virus check box.
  7. Click the Apply button.

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