Dr.Web protects your privacy by controlling application access to webcams connected to your computer.
To access the Webcams window
1.Open Dr.Web , then select .
2.In the open window, click tile.
3.Make sure Dr.Web operates in (the lock at the bottom of the program window is open ). Otherwise, click the lock .
4.Click the Webcams tile. A parameter window opens.
Figure 77. Access to the Webcams window
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In the drop-down window, select an operation mode to be applied to all applications.
•—applications are allowed to access webcams. This option is selected by default.
•—applications cannot access webcams.
•—on every application attempt to access a webcam, you are prompted to select a further action for the application: allow or block access to the webcam.
Figure 78. Select Access Mode for Applications
To configure access rules for specific applications
1.Click the button.
2.In the open window, click the button and select an application that you want to create a rule for.
3.Select the webcam access mode in the drop-down list.
Figure 79. Creating access rule for an application
You can edit access rules for applications.
•To edit an application rule for a certain application, select a new value in the drop-down menu for this application.
•To delete a rule, select an application from the list and click . Click to confirm the deletion.
When access to webcams is blocked for a process, a notification is displayed. If necessary, you can desktop and email notifications.