Product Features Kaspersky Total Security 2021
Each type of threat is handled by a dedicated component. You can turn protection components on and off, and configure their settings.
In addition to the real-time protection provided by the security component, we recommend that you regularly scan your computer for viruses and other malware. This is necessary to eliminate the possibility of spreading malicious programs that have not been detected by the protection components, for example, because of a low set of security levels or for other reasons.
To keep Kaspersky Total Security up to date, you need to update the database and the software modules used by the application.
Anti-virus for files
Anti-virus for files prevents malicious infection of system files. The component starts at operating system startup, continuously stays active in your computer's RAM memory and scans all files that are open, saved or launched on your computer and all drives. connected. Kaspersky Total Security tries to block access to a file and scans for known virus sets. This file can only be accessed again if it is not infected with malicious code or has been successfully disinfected by the application. If a file cannot be disinfected for some reason, it will be deleted. A copy of the file will be moved to Quarantine. If an infected file is located in the same location where a previously deleted file with the same name has been deleted, Quarantine will only save a copy of the most recent file. A copy of the previous file with the same name will not be saved.
Anti-virus for email
Anti-virus for email scans e-mail in and out of your computer. Existing e-mail will reach the recipient only if it does not contain dangerous objects.
Antivirus for the web
Web Anti-Virus blocks and blocks script execution on websites if they pose a threat. Web Anti-Virus also monitors all web traffic and blocks access to dangerous websites.
Anti-virus for messages
Message antivirus ensures safe use of instant messaging clients. Anti-virus for messages ensures the safe use of instant messaging applications. Message antivirus ensures safe operation of various applications for instant messengers.
Application Control records actions performed by applications in the operating system and manages application activities on a basis of application grouping by component's classification. A set of rules is specified for each application group. Application management rules for accessing operating system resources vary.
The Webcam Protection component will block unauthorized access to the webcam and notify you that access has been blocked.
Firewalls ensure the safety of your work in the local network and on the Internet. This component filters all network activity using 2 types of rules: application rules and packet rules.
Network Monitor is designed for real-time network monitoring.
The System Monitor component rolls back changes that malicious or other application activity has made to the operating system.
Components that provide protection from malware, including:
Ransomware encrypts data or intercepts file or system access and demands a ransom to restore files or access them.
Prevent network attacks
Prevents network attacks that start when the operating system boots and monitors network traffic for activities typical of cyberattacks. Once an attempt to attack your computer is detected, Kaspersky Total Security blocks any malicious network activity towards your computer.
The Anti-Spam feature scans incoming email for spam. All messages containing spam are marked with a special header.
Anti-phishing allows URLs to be checked to find out if they are on the phishing list. This component is integrated into Web Anti-Virus, Anti-Spam and Anti-Messaging.
Ad blocking blocks banners on websites and in application interfaces.
Private Browser detects requests sent by the browser to tracking services and can modify incoming requests and responses from tracking services to protect you from activity tracking services your online.
Safe financial transactions
Safe financial transactions protects confidential data when using online banking and payment systems, and prevents property theft when making online payments.
Secure input data
Secure Keypad Input provides protection from keyloggers for private data entering on websites. The virtual keyboard prevents the risk of data theft entering on the hard keyboard and protects personal data from being stolen via screenshots.
Trusted App Mode
Trusted Applications Mode protects the computer from potentially unsafe applications. When Trusted Applications mode is enabled, Kaspersky Total Security allows running only applications that are determined to be trusted (for example, based on information about an application from Kaspersky Security Network, or a digital signature be trusted).
If a computer has Kaspersky Total Security installed, you can remotely manage that computer's protection through My Kaspersky.
Backup and restore
The Backup and Restore function is designed to prevent data loss due to hardware failure. Kaspersky Total Security can perform scheduled data backups for removable drives, network and online storage. You can copy files by category and specify the version number of the same file for archiving.
Data encryption is designed to protect your confidential data against unauthorized access. You can unlock the vault and view its contents only after entering the password.
VPN Secure Connection
Kaspersky Total Security protects your data when connecting to unsecured Wi-Fi networks