Additional configuration when managing Kaspersky Anti-Virus 8.0 for Windows Servers Enterprise Edition remotely via console

 

Kaspersky Anti-Virus 8.0 for Windows Servers Enterprise Edition

 
 
 

Additional configuration when managing Kaspersky Anti-Virus 8.0 for Windows Servers Enterprise Edition remotely via console

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2012 Jan 23 ID: 4538
 
 
 
 

If you are going to manage Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 for Windows Servers Enterprise Edition remotely via console, you should additionally configure the following:

  1. On the protected server: user accounts that will be managing Anti-Virus remotely via console should be added into the group KAVWSEE Administrators.
  2. On the protected sever (only if it runs Microsoft Windows Server 2008, and Anti-Virus is going to be managed remotely via console): allow network connections in firewall for Kaspersky Anti-Virus control service.

    How to do it:

    1. Go to Start > Control Panel > Windows Firewall.
    2. Click Change settings,
    3. Go to the tab Exceptions and check boxes COM + Network Access, Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI), and Remote Administration in the exceptions list.
    4. Click Add program.
    5. Select the file kavfsgt.exe from the folder selected during installation of Anti-Virus Console. The default path is:

      • 32-bit Microsoft Windows: %ProgramFiles%\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Anti-Virus 8.0 For Windows Servers Enterprise Edition\kavfsgt.exe;
      • 64-bit Microsoft Windows: %ProgramFiles(x86)%\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Anti-Virus 8.0 For Windows Servers Enterprise Edition\kavfsgt.exe.

    6. Click ОК.

  3. On the host with installed Anti-Virus console (only if it runs Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2/3 or Microsoft Windows Vista): allow network connections between Anti-Virus console and Anti-Virus control service.

    How to do it:
    • in Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2:
      • Disable Windows Firewall:
        1. Go to Start > Control Panel > Network Connections on the host with installed Anti-Virus Console.
        2. Right-click Local Area Connection and select Properties.
        3. Go to the tab Advanced and uncheck the box Protect my Internet connection.
        4. Click OK.
    • in Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3, Microsoft Windows Vista or Windows 7:

      • Allows remote anonymous logon to COM applications:
        1. Go to Start > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Component Services.
        2. Expand the node Component Services > Computers, right-click My computer and select Properties.
        3. Go to the tab COM Security and click the button Edit Limits in the section Access Permissions.
        4. Make sure that the box Remote Access is checked for the user ANONYMOUS LOGON.
        5. Click OK.
      • Open the port TCP 135 in Windows Firewall and allow network connections for Anti-Virus remote control process execution file kavfsrcn.exe:
        1. Go to Start > Control Panel > Windows Firewall in the computer with installed Anti-Virus console.
        2. Click Change settings and go to the tab Exceptions. Click Add port.
        3. Enter Anti-Virus DCOM in the field Name and 135 in the field Port number. Click OK.
        4. Click Add program in the window Windows Firewall Settings.
        5. Click Browse and navigate to the file kavfsrcn.exe. Its location is the folder specified during installation of Anti-Virus administration tools. The default path is:

          • in Microsoft Windows 32 bit: %Program Files%\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Anti-Virus 8.0 for Windows Servers Enterprise Edition Admins Tools\kavfsrcn.exe.
          • in Microsoft Windows 64 bit: %ProgramFiles(x86)%\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Anti-Virus 8.0 for Windows Servers Enterprise Edition Admins Tools\kavfsrcn.exe

        6. Click OK.
 
 
 
 
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