Kaspersky Lab at CeBIT 2006

22 Feb 2006
Business News

Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content management solutions, will showcase its range of products that protect against viruses, hacker attacks, spyware, Trojans, worms and spam at the world's largest IT exhibition, CeBIT 2006, (March 9 – 15 2006 in Hanover, Germany). The Kaspersky Lab stand will be located at No. B02 in Hall 7.

At a press conference on March 10, Eugene Kaspersky, Head of Antivirus Research at Kaspersky Lab, will deliver a presentation on the impact of organized cyber crime on the antivirus industry – “The Antivirus Industry vs. Organized E-Crime”. The press conference will be held at the Convention Center in conference room 17, from 13.00 to 14.00.

“The number of malicious programs created for illegal profiteering has more than doubled in recent years,” says Eugene Kaspersky. “At the CeBIT press conference, I will talk about malware development and what can be done by the antivirus industry to best protect users and mitigate the consequences of virus attacks.”

Presentations on key aspects of antivirus technology development will be given at the Kaspersky Lab stand every hour. For example, company representatives will present information about the continuing growth in the market for malicious code, as well as highlight Kaspersky Lab's solutions that protect against viruses, hacker attacks, spam, and other types of cyber threats. Guests will also have a chance to win prizes at the stand.

On Thursday, March 9, at 18.00, Kaspersky Lab invites partners and media representatives to a special welcome to CeBIT – Russendisko - which will take place at the company's exhibition stand. Popular European DJs Yury Gurzhiy and Vladimir Kaminer will be on hand to entertain guests.

New Kaspersky Lab Products:

Kaspersky® Anti-Virus 5.5 for Microsoft ISA Server 2004 Enterprise Edition
Kaspersky® Anti-Virus for Microsoft ISA Server 2004 Enterprise Edition operates as a filter, intercepting HTTP and FTP data, identifying objects that need to be analyzed and scanning them for viruses and other malicious programs. The solution scans for and blocks all types of malicious code in traffic transferred via the Microsoft ISA Server. The administrator can configure the program's parameters using the interface provided by the Microsoft Management Console installed on the server or on a remote workstation.

Kaspersky® Security 5.5 for Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Kaspersky® Security for Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 is a solution that protects users of corporate mail systems against viruses and unwanted mail (i.e., spam). The program provides comprehensive scanning of all incoming and outgoing email and messages stored on the mail server. It also helps mail system users block unwanted mail by using intelligent spam recognition technologies in addition to technologies provided by Microsoft.

Maintenance Pack 3 for Kaspersky® Administration Kit
Kaspersky® Administration Kit provides centralized administration of enterprise level antivirus systems based on Kaspersky Lab products. The application ensures control and monitoring of the entire protected network, regardless of its size and geographic distribution, and optimizes the system administrator's work. Kaspersky Administration Kit supports all network configurations using TCP/IP protocols, enables the administrator to control the program's operation from a single computer. The updates released with Maintenance Pack 3 include a large number of changes to the program's interface, architecture and procedures, significantly improving the program's ease of use and efficiency.

Kaspersky® Online Scanner
The Kaspersky Online Scanner is a free program available through the Kaspersky Lab website designed to scan your computer for malicious code. With the help of Microsoft Internet Explorer, the scanner will perform an online scan of your computer, ensuring high levels of malware detection through the use of the Kaspersky® Anti-Virus Engine. The program uses hourly antivirus database updates and heuristic methods to quickly detect even the newest viruses. For more information about the Kaspersky Online Scanner, please visit www.kaspersky.com/virusscanner.

About Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky Lab (www.kaspersky.com) develops, produces and distributes secure content management solutions that protect customers from IT threats. Kaspersky Lab's products protect both home users and corporate networks from viruses, spyware, adware, Trojans, worms, hackers and spam. For many years now, the company has waged a battle against malicious programs, and in doing so has gained unique knowledge and skills that have resulted in Kaspersky Lab becoming a technology leader and acknowledged expert in the development of secure content management solutions. Today, Kaspersky Lab's products protect more than 200 million users worldwide and its technology is licensed by leading security vendors globally. To find out more about Kaspersky Lab, visit www.kaspersky.com.