Release Notes for Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer 6.0.2
Last updated on 3/3/2016
Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer is a plug-in designed to protect corporate mail systems against viruses. The plug-in integrates into Kerio MailServer/Connect and checks the attached files of e-mails.
With the use of the plug-in, Kerio MailServer/Connect incorporates the latest and most advanced anti-virus technologies of Doctor Web aimed to detect different types of malicious objects which may present a threat to mail system operation and information security.
Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer checks the mail traffic for viruses, dialer programs, adware, riskware, hacktools and joke programs. On detection of a security threat, they are treated according to the Kerio MailServer/Connect settings.
Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer performs the following functions:
•The anti-virus check of e-mail attachments according to Kerio MailServer/Connect rules
•Setting actions for different types of malware: dialer programs, adware, riskware, hacktools and joke programs
•Isolation of the infected objects in the Dr.Web quarantine
•Fast and efficient check
•Mail traffic multithreaded check
•Heuristic analysis for additional protection against unknown viruses
•Automatic update of virus databases
New Features in This Release
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 R2 support has been added.
To install Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer 6.0.2, your computer must meet the following minimum requirements:
This section reflects requirements for the Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer only. See Kerio MailServer/Connect guides for mail server requirements. Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer operates successfully on computers which meet the Kerio MailServer/Connect requirements.
1.In case an antivirus file guard Spider Guard operates in the system (for example, it is included in Dr.Web for FileServers or Dr.Web Security Space products) besides Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer, it is necessary to add to exclusions the Kerio MailServer temporary files upload directory (by default, %ProgramFiles%\Kerio\MailServer\Store\tmp).
2.Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer is not compatible with the versions of Doctor Web products that contain the Dr.Web Scanning Engine service version 5.0.4. They are the versions of Dr.Web anti-virus for Windows 5.0.2, Dr.Web Security Space 5.0.2, Dr.Web anti-virus for Windows servers 5.0.2.
3.If Kerio Connect 7.0.0 is used, changing the settings of Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer via the Kerio Connect 7.0.0 Configuration Web-console is not applied to the plug-in operation. This problem does not exist in the higher versions of Kerio Connect.
Installation of Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer 6.0.2
To install Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer 6.0.2 you must have the Administrator's privileges. Before installation make sure that all previous versions of the program are deleted from the computer.
To install the application:
1.Copy the following files to the computer where Kerio MailServer/Connect resides:
•The installation file
•License key file
2.Depending on the type of operating system run the installation file (if you use the 32-bit operating system) or (if your operating system is 64-bit).
3.The window with a suggestion to choose the language of installation will appear. You can choose English or Russian language of installation. Click .
4.InstallShield Wizard for Kerio MailServer will open. Click .
5.On the page read the Dr.Web License Agreement, select and click .
6.On the page enter the path to the license key file or click to select the file. If you don't have a valid key file you can get it by clicking and filling the form on the Doctor Web official web-site. Click .
7.On the page specify the path to the Kerio MailServer installation folder. Click .
8.On the page enter the path to the folder where the plug-in will be installed. By default, it is the folder . If you want to choose another folder click and specify the path to it. Click .
9.On the page click to start installation of Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer on your computer.
10.After the installation of Dr.Web for Kerio MailServer is completed you can launch the virus bases update by selecting the checkbox . Then click to exit the wizard.
After installation you need to configure Kerio MailServer/Connect to use the plug-in by means of Administration Console for Kerio MailServer.
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