Configuring proxy server connection settings for database updates

To configure proxy server connection settings for database updates:

  1. In the main window of the program web interface, open the management console tree and select the Settings section and Database Update subsection.
  2. In the Use Proxy Server section, click any link to open the Connection settings window.
  3. In the Proxy server settings settings group, select one of the following options in the drop-down list:
    • Yes, if you want to use a proxy server with Kaspersky Security 8 for Linux Mail Server.
    • No, If you do not want to use a proxy server with Kaspersky Security 8 for Linux Mail Server.
  4. In the Address field, enter the proxy server address.
  5. In the Port field, enter the proxy server port.
  6. In the Authentication settings settings group, select one of the following options in the Authentication drop-down list:
    • Not required, if you do not want to use authentication when connecting to the proxy server.
    • Plain, if you want to use authentication when connecting to the proxy server.
  7. If the Authentication setting is set to Plain, enter the user name and password for connecting to the proxy server in the User name and Password fields.
  8. In the Proxy server connection settings settings group, in the Bypass proxy for local addresses drop-down list, select one of the following values:
    • Yes, if you do not want to use a proxy server for internal email addresses of your organization.
    • No — if you want to use a proxy server irrespective of whether or not email addresses belong to your organization.
  9. Click the OK button.

To enable or disable usage of a proxy server:

  1. In the main window of the program web interface, open the management console tree and select the Settings section and Database Update subsection.
  2. In the workspace, do one of the following:
    • Flip on the toggle switch next to the name of the Use Proxy Server settings group if you want to use a proxy server with Kaspersky Security 8 for Linux Mail Server.
    • Flip off the toggle switch next to the name of the Use Proxy Server settings group if you do not want to use a proxy server with Kaspersky Security 8 for Linux Mail Server.

You can enable use of a proxy server only after you configure the proxy server connection settings.

See also

Kaspersky Security 8 for Linux Mail Server database update

About update sources

Selecting the update source

Configuring the database update schedule and settings

Setting default values for database update settings

Updating databases manually

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