Kaspersky Endpoint Security 12 for Windows

Encrypted connections scan

April 25, 2024

ID 175451

After installation, Kaspersky Endpoint Security adds a Kaspersky certificate to the system storage for trusted certificates (Windows certificate store). Kaspersky Endpoint Security uses this certificate to scan encrypted connections. Kaspersky Endpoint Security also includes the use of system storage of trusted certificates in Firefox and Thunderbird to scan the traffic of these applications.

The Web Control, Mail Threat Protection, Web Threat Protection components can decrypt and scan network traffic transmitted over encrypted connections using the following protocols:

  • SSL 3.0.
  • TLS 1.0, TLS 1.1, TLS 1.2, TLS 1.3.

In this section

Enabling encrypted connections scan

Installing trusted root certificates.

Scanning encrypted connections with an untrusted certificate

Scanning encrypted connections in Firefox and Thunderbird

Excluding encrypted connections from scanning

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