Installing Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console

This section describes how to install Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console Server (also referred to as Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console) separately. Before installation, you must install a database management system and the Kaspersky Security Center 11 Administration Server. Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console can be installed on the same device where Kaspersky Security Center is installed or on a different one.

To install Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console:

  1. Under an account with administrative privileges, run the KSCWebConsoleInstaller.11.0.<build number>.exe executable file.

    This starts the Setup Wizard.

  2. Select a language for the Setup Wizard.
  3. In the welcome window, click Next.
  4. In the License Agreement window, read and accept the terms of the End User License Agreement. The installation continues after you accept the EULA, otherwise, the Next button is unavailable.
  5. In the Destination folder window, select a folder where Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console will be installed (by default, %ProgramFiles%\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Security Center Web Console 11). If such a folder does not exist, it is created automatically during the installation.

    You can change the destination folder by using the Browse button.

  6. In the Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console connection settings window, specify the following information:
    • the address of Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console (by default, 127.0.0.1);
    • the port that Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console will use to connect to the Administration Server (by default, 8080).

    We recommend that you leave the address and the port number as they are.

    If you want, you can click Test to make sure if the selected port is available.

    If you want to enable logging of Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console activities, select the appropriate option. If you do not select this option, Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console log files will not be created.

    NWC installer: step 7, connection settings

    Specifying connection settings

  7. In the Account settings window, specify the account names and passwords.

    We recommend that you use default accounts. The passwords will be generated for you automatically.

  8. In the Client certificate window, select one of the following:
    • Generate new certificate. This option is recommended if you do not have a browser certificate.
    • Choose existing certificate. You can select this option if you already have a browser certificate; in this case, specify the path to it.

    Web Console installer:

    Specifying client certificate

  9. In the Trusted Administration Servers window, make sure that your Administration Server is on the list and click Next to proceed to the last window of the installer.

    Web Console installer: Administration Servers

    Specifying trusted Administration Servers

  10. In the last window of the installer, click Install to begin the installation.

After the installation successfully completes, you can log in to Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console.

The Administration Server Quick Start Wizard starts if you did not run it in the Microsoft Management Console based Administration Console.

Troubleshooting

If Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console is not displayed when you type its URL in the address bar of your browser, try the following:

  1. Check that you specified the correct host name or IP address of the device on which Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console is installed.
  2. Check that the device that you want to operate has access to the device on which Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console is installed.
  3. Check that firewall settings on the device on which Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console is installed allow incoming connections through port 8080 and for application node.exe.
  4. In Windows, open Services. Check that the Kaspersky Security Center 11 Web Console service is running.
  5. Check that you can access Kaspersky Security Center by using Administration Console.
  6. In Windows, open Event Viewer, and then select Applications and Services LogsKaspersky Event Log. Make sure that the log does not contain errors.
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