Kaspersky Endpoint Security Antivirus Exclusion Guide

  Antivirus (AV) Exclusion Guides

Disclaimer: Please note that while we update this guide from time to time, we cannot guarantee compatibility as Anti-Virus software companies may make changes without informing us. The exclusion instructions below are provided by the Anti-Virus software companies, and as such, we cannot guarantee their functionality. Any anti-virus settings that are disabled during this process should be restored to their normal functionality once the exclusions have been set up.

  1. Locate the icon for Kaspersky Endpoint Security in the bottom right corner of the screen. Then, right click and select ‘Pause Protection…’.A small popup will show up; select ‘Until the application is restarted’ and click ‘OK’. Anti-virus protection will be re-enabled when the computer is rebooted.

2. Copy and the paste the link to the silent installer provided by Interguard Software into any Internet browser.

    • IMPORTANT: If you are using Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge you will need to select “Keep in Downloads”
    • Once the download completes, please run the silent installer file as an administrator.

3. Go to  login.interguardsoftware.com > Available Licenses > Add New PC > “InterGuard for PC must be installed on the device you want to monitor. Are you on at that device now?” > Ignore, and click on “Yes” > This will bring you to the Anti-Exclusion Setting Page, please copy the path located underneath “Path to Exclude For Anti-Virus Software:” (in red box) .  This is the exclusion for your antivirus software.

4. Open the Kaspersky Endpoint Security console

5. Click on the cog wheel/Settings

6. Select Threats and Exclusions > Manage exclusions

7. Select + Add > File or Folder > Copy and Paste the Path found in Step 3 > Protection Components > All Components > Status > Active

8. Reboot your machine.