Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity for Nodes

Creating the protection scope

August 3, 2023

ID 152127

The following types of protection scopes are applied in the Anti-Cryptor task:

  • Predefined. You can use the default protection scope, which includes all the device's shared folders in the scan. Applied if the All shared network folders on the protected device setting is selected.
  • User. You can manually configure the protection scope by selecting the folders that need to be included in the protection scope of the Anti-Cryptor task. Applied if the Only specified shared folders setting is selected.

You can only use a local path to configure the protection scope for the Anti-Cryptor task.

To configure a protection scope for the Anti-Cryptor task:

  1. Expand the Managed devices node in the Kaspersky Security Center Administration Console tree.
  2. Select the administration group for which you want to configure application settings.
  3. Perform one of the following actions in the details pane of the selected administration group:
  4. In the Network activity control section, click the Settings button in the Anti-Cryptor subsection.

    The Anti-Cryptor window opens.

  5. On the Protection scope tab, select the folders that Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity for Nodes will scan when executing the Anti-Cryptor task:
    • All shared network folders on the protected device.
    • Only specified shared folders.
  6. To specify the device's shared folders, that you want to include in the encryption protection scope:
    1. Select Only specified shared folders and click the Add button.

      The Exclusion from the controlled scope window opens.

    2. Click the Browse button to select a folder, or enter the folder manually.
    3. Click the OK button.
  7. Click the OK button in the Anti-Cryptor window.

The specified settings are saved.

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