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Components updated in Dr.Web 12.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 12.0, and Dr.Web AV-Desk 13.0

January 25, 2021

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated the Dr.Web Updater ( module and Dr.Web Scanning Engine ( in Dr.Web Security Space 12.0, Dr.Web Anti-virus 12.0, Dr.Web Anti-virus 12.0 for Windows Servers, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 12.0 and Dr.Web AV-Desk 13.0. Furthermore, Dr.Web for Outlook Plugin ( has been updated in Dr.Web Security Space 12.0, Dr.Web Anti-virus 12.0, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 12.0 and Dr.Web AV-Desk 13.0, and Dr.Web Thunderstorm Cloud Client SDK ( has been made current in Dr.Web 12.0 for Windows and Dr.Web AV-Desk 13.0. The update resolves a known software issue.

Changes made to Dr.Web for Outlook Plugin:

  • A defect causing email attachments to be deleted if an error occurred while they were being moved to the quarantine has been eliminated.

Changes made to Dr.Web Updater:

  • Now the GET method is used to update Dr.Web over a proxy server (HTTP) instead of CONNECT. This will help in situations when the CONNECT method is not allowed on a server.

The update will be performed automatically; however, a system reboot will be required.

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