Defend what you create

Other Resources

Close

Library
My library

+ Add to library

Contact us
24/7 Tech support | Rules regarding submitting

Send a message

Your tickets

Profile

Back to news

Components in home products Dr.Web 8.0 and 7.0 for Windows updated

February 5, 2013

Doctor Web has updated the firewall and scanner in the eighth version of its Dr.Web Security Space and Dr.Web for Windows, as well as the updater and installation scripts in version 7.0 products.

The firewall has been updated to allow the component to be uninstalled correctly.

The scanner has been fixed so that when scanning is launched from the command line, the option to scan containers can now be disabled. Also fixed was an error that occurred when launching a virus scan via the context menu.

A key file detection issue involving the updater module in Dr.Web 7.0 products, which occurred when Dr.Web components and virus databases were updated, has been resolved. Problems that caused the module to freeze have also been corrected.

Installation scripts for 7.0 products have been edited to troubleshoot problems that arose when installing Dr.Web Net Filter for Windows on computers under Windows 8. In addition, an error that occurred upon connecting to a Microsoft Hyper-V virtual machine has been fixed.

The update will be downloaded and installed automatically, however, a system restart will be necessary for Dr.Web 8.0.

Tell us what you think

You will be awarded one Dr.Webling per comment. To ask Doctor Web’s site administration about a news item, enter @admin at the beginning of your comment. If your question is for the author of one of the comments, put @ before their names.


Other comments

The Russian developer of Dr.Web anti-viruses

Doctor Web has been developing anti-virus software since 1992

Dr.Web is trusted by users around the world in 200+ countries

The company has delivered an anti-virus as a service since 2007

24/7 tech support

© Doctor Web
2003 — 2019

Doctor Web is the Russian developer of Dr.Web anti-virus software. Dr.Web anti-virus software has been developed since 1992.

2-12А, 3rd street Yamskogo polya, Moscow, Russia, 125040