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How To Disable Kaspersky Antivirus Self Defense

Kaspersky self protection-Products-Key  The new function implemented by Kaspersky antivirus called the self defense is used to prevent unauthorized access to the Anti-Virus files.This self defense security option has now been extended with protection against auto clickers beginning from version

The main problem with the Kaspersky self defense is that it denies remote access to the Anti-Virus interface via programs like Radmin,PCAnywhere, WinVNC, UltraVNC because these software’s have mechanism similar to auto-clickers.So you will have to disable self defense option in Kaspersky Antivirus or Kaspersky Internet Security  in order to use these remote access softwares.

How to Disable Self Defense Option of Kaspersky

Inorder to disable selfdefense option locally you just need to take the settings of Kaspersky antivirus and and select the ‘options’ menu as shown below.

Kaspersky settings option

(version is Kaspersky antivirus 2010)

Kaspersky self defense disable

In the options menu,you can see a Enable self defense option.Uncheck it.

Click Apply and OK.

Now your Kaspersky self defense is disabled.

If you want to remove or disable self defense remotely (via the policy)


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  • Anonymous October 23, 2009, 7:52 pm

    disabling kaspersky self defense for resetting the trial key
    kaspersky trial resetter 2.4

    download kaspersky trial resetter 2.34

    First disable self defense and then start program trial reset as admin.

    program deletes the trial key and feteches a new original key for kaspersky antivirus

  • Anonymous April 17, 2010, 9:55 am

    Hi, First of all I should say Thank You. There is a problem and the problem is , when i am going to change the folder names it is not permitting me to do so instead shoing a message" Access denied, make sure the drive is full or write protected or the file is in currently in use. I have disabled the self defence and all the formalities mentioned by you. pls provide help on zakirhussain7860@gmail.com as soon as possible

  • Keith September 21, 2010, 3:22 pm

    Not only people need self protection… also our computer need self protection against computer viruses. It is good thing there are already existing programs to do the job.