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Safari.app cannot be excluded from Web Protection in ESET Cyber Security and ESET Cyber Security Pro (5.x / 6.x)


  • You have added Safari.app to the list of excluded applications in Setup Enter application preferencesExclusions Web and Mail
  • Safari.app is not excluded from Web Protection scanning



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This applies to ESET customers using Mavericks (OS X 10.9)

ESET Cyber Security and ESET Cyber Security Pro cannot exclude Safari.app from Web Protection scanning due to the issue in the new WebKit2, which is part of Mavericks (OS X 10.9). We are currently waiting for a resolution of this issue. For further information, please contact Apple Support.

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