How to upgrade Kaspersky AntiSpam when upgrading to Axigen X3 Update 2

This article describes the steps required to manually upgrade your Kaspersky AntiSpam upon switching to Axigen X3 Update 2 (10.3.2).

Resolution

Here's how to upgrade Kaspersky AntiSpam for Axigen X3 Update 2 (10.3.2):

  1. Download the archive from https://support.axigen.com/temp/kas_linux_10.3.2.tar.gz. It contains the kas folder from a fresh Axigen X3 Update 2 Linux installation.

  2. Extract the archive using tar utility: tar xzf kas_linux_10.3.2.tar.gz
  3. Stop Kaspersky AntiSpam from the WebAdmin interface → Services → Services Management

  4. Rename the /var/opt/axigen/kas folder to a different name, for example kas-old:mv /var/opt/axigen/kas /var/opt/axigen/kas-old
  5. Move the kas folder obtained from the downloaded archive to /var/opt/axigen

  6. Copy your Kaseprsky AntiSpam license key file from kas-old to this folder using a command similar with:cp /var/opt/axigen/kas-old/<KEY-NAME.key> /var/opt/axigen/kas/</KEY-NAME.key> or: cp /var/opt/axigen/kas-old/*.key /var/opt/axigen/kas/
  7. Set the proper ownership with the below command: chown -R axigen:axigen /var/opt/axigen/kas
  8. Start Kaspersky Antispam from the WebAdmin interface → Services → Services Management