AC T I V A T I N G T H E A P P L I C A T I O N
Switching the application to fully functional mode. Application activation is performed by the user during or after
installation of the application. To activate the application, the user must have an activation code.
AC T I V A T I O N C O D E
A code that you receive when purchasing a license for Kaspersky Internet Security. This code is required for activation of
The activation code is a unique sequence of twenty alphanumeric characters in the format xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx.
AN T I -V I R U S D A T A B A S E S
Databases that contain information about computer security threats known to Kaspersky Lab as of when the anti-virus
databases are released. Entries in anti-virus databases allow detecting malicious code in scanned objects. Anti-virus
databases are created by Kaspersky Lab specialists and updated hourly.
AP P L I C A T I O N M O D U L E S
Files included in the Kaspersky Lab installation package that are responsible for performing the main tasks of the
corresponding application. A particular application module corresponds to each type of task performed by the application
(protection, scan, updates of databases and application modules).
BL O C K I N G A N O B J E C T
Denying access to an object from third-party applications. A blocked object cannot be read, executed, changed, or
BO N U S A C T I V A T I O N C O D E
An activation code for Kaspersky Internet Security provided to the user in exchange for bonus points.
BO N U S P O I N T S
Bonus points are points that Kaspersky Lab awards to users who participate in the Protect a Friend program. Bonus
points are provided to the user if the user publishes a link to a Kaspersky Lab application on social networks or pastes
the link in an email message, and the user's friend then downloads the application installation package via this link and
activates the application.
CO M P R E S S E D F I L E
An archive file that contains a decompression program and instructions for the operating system for executing it.
DA T A B A S E O F M A L I C I O U S W E B A D D R E S S E S
A list of web addresses whose content may be considered to be dangerous. Created by Kaspersky Lab specialists, the
list is regularly updated and is included in the Kaspersky Lab application package.