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Brave browser, kaspersky protection addon is greyed out

  • 2 April 2021
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Hi all,

Brave browser is supported by KPM (brave.exe in install path) but kaspersky protection addon is greyed out…

If i rename brave.exe to chrome.exe then KPM addon is greyed out and Kaspersky protection working…. 

So there is one or two never both working together.

@Igor Kurzin @Anton Mefodys any fix for this?


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Hi @nexon , 

No fix at the moment, regretfully. There is a compatibility request pending for implementation, no ETAs as the moment. 

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Hi @Igor Kurzin 

This is a long time process?

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It is hard to make forecasts, but I have a feeling that it may make take a while. 

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Okay understnad… Thanks

Will hope that will be soon...

@nexon, thank you for the tip on renaming brave.exe to chrome.exe.  After doing that, my Kaspersky Protection browser extension works in Brave.

I use a different password manager than KPM, so I can’t speak for that problem. There is an option in Application Control where you can allow certain exe files to interact with Kaspersky Internet Service interface. It’s a long shot for you but maybe worth trying

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@CLEsports what do you mean exactly in App control? KPM is trusted so it is allowed.

@CLEsports what do you mean exactly in App control? KPM is trusted so it is allowed.

I was thinking it might have to do something with the brave/chome executable since the behavior for KPM changed when you renamed the executable. So, nevermind :slight_smile:

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@CLEsports uhm yes thats true ...

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So quick update (dont want create new topic)…

For KPM was released patch (p) which officialy supports brave, comodo and vivaldi browser. But Kaspersky protection addon not working still.

Always i am on still same place without any changes. 

If i have brave.exe (KPM working), kaspersky protection not working.
If i have renamed brave.exe to chrome.exe (KPM not working and same source code like google chrome), but kaspesky protection addon now working.

So my question is : Can someone in KL finally fix this problem?? How long i must wait ? I want both features not 1 or 2.