Chapter 1. Introduction

Thank you for purchasing Dr.Web for Kerio WinRoute. This product is a plug-in that integrates into Kerio WinRoute Firewall/Kerio Control and protects the Internet traffic against viruses by checking the files transferred via HTTP, FTP, SMTP and POP3 protocols.

With the use of the plug-in, Kerio WinRoute Firewall and Kerio Control incorporate the latest and most advanced anti-virus technologies of Doctor Web aimed to detect the malicious objects which may present a threat to network operation and information security.

Dr.Web for Kerio WinRoute checks the Internet traffic for viruses, dialer programs, adware, riskware, hacktools and joke programs. On detection of a security threat, they are treated according to Kerio WinRoute Firewall/Kerio Control settings.

Main Features

Dr.Web for Kerio WinRoute performs the following functions:

Anti-virus check of the files transferred via HTTP, FTP, SMTP and POP3 protocols, including the following:
Attachments of e-mails
Web traffic files downloaded via HTTP and FTP protocols
Files transferred over the web-service Kerio Clientless SSL VPN
Malware detection
Isolation of the infected objects in Dr.Web quarantine
Heuristic analyzer for additional protection against unknown viruses
Fast and efficient check
Automatic update of virus databases



Dr.Web for Kerio WinRoute does not check the files transferred via the HTTPS protocol.


This guide helps administrators to install and configure Dr.Web for Kerio WinRoute to work with Kerio WinRoute Firewall/Kerio Control.

For detailed information on Kerio WinRoute Firewall/Kerio Control settings and traffic checks, see the Kerio official web site at