Secure Connection in Kaspersky
Internet Security 2018
Use Kaspersky Secure Connection when
you shop online or use social networks
to protect your credentials and private
information. Install Kaspersky Securе
Connection from the interface of Kaspersky
Internet Security 2018.
When you connect to a wireless network,
Kaspersky Secure Connection checks the
connection and, if the network is vulnerable
or dangerous, offers to establish a secure
connection. Click Enable protection
to establish the secure connection.
Kaspersky Secure Connection will establish
the secure connection and show the corresponding
Kaspersky Secure Connection hides your
real IP address and location transfers
the data via the secure channel.
Watch the video about how to connect
to a Wi-Fi network securely with Kaspersky
Internet Security 2018 at the end of article.
How to run Kaspersky
- In the main window of Kaspersky
Internet Security 2018, click More
tools. If you have problems
opening the application window, see
- In the Tools window,
click Secure Connection.
- In the Kaspersky Password
Manager view, click Download
- After the installer is downloaded,
the installation of Kaspersky Securе
Connection will start. In the wizard
window, Click the link to review the End
User License Agreement.
- Click Back
to return to the installation wizard
- In the same way, review the Kaspersky
Security Network statement.
If you accept it, leave the check
box selected and click Install.
- Wait until the application is installed
and click Finish.
- To enable or disable secure connection,
click the switch.
How to activate
Kaspersky Secure Connection
By default, a free version of Secure
Connection is installed. It
functions with limitations: only 200
MB of traffic per day is available.
When the limit is exceeded, the corresponding
notification is shown.
To use Kaspersky Secure Connection
with no limitations, buy a license through
the My Kaspersky online store and activate
When Kaspersky Secure Connection
is not working, the notification Secure
Connection is not available
is displayed in the window.
To fix the issue:
- Check your Internet connection.
- Temporarily disable Firewall.
- If you are using another application
for VPN connections, close it.
- Contact your Internet services provider
to learn if the settings of your network
allow estabsilshing secure connections.
Secure connection is established by
default when you open HTTP versions
of dating websites, social networks,
email services, booking and banking
pages, if this option is enabled in the
connection settings of Kaspersky
The use of Secure Connection may cause
false detections of Fraud Management
System. Fraud Management System
(FMS) detect and block suspicious transactions
on the websites of online payment systems
Connection cannot be installed in Belarus,
Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia,
Iran, UAE, China, and Hong Kong due
to legal limitations on the use of Virtual
Private Network (VPN).