Kaspersky Lab to participate in SIMO 2007 in Madrid

01 Nov 2007
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Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content management systems, invites you to visit the company’s stand in Hall 5 at SIMO 2007 (www.ifema.es/ferias/simo/default_i.html) – one of Europe’s largest IT industry shows that will take place from November 6 to 11, 2007 in Madrid, Spain. Kaspersky Lab will participate jointly with its Spanish partner Codine S.L.

A key event in Kaspersky Lab’s participation in SIMO 2007 will be a public lecture to be given by the company’s CEO Eugene Kaspersky, who will address today’s cybercrime development trends and the reasons underlying them. The audience will also be able to learn about new technologies and protection methods which are being developed to combat the growing number of computer threats, and find out which methods of fighting cybercrime are really effective today. Eugene Kaspersky’s lecture is scheduled for 12 pm on November 8 in room 5.1 of Hall 5.

About Eugene Kaspersky

Eugene graduated from the Institute of Cryptography, Telecommunications and Computer Science. He began studying computer viruses in 1989 after the Cascade virus was detected on his computer. From 1991 to 1997 Eugene worked at the KAMI Information Technologies Center where he developed the AVP antivirus project with a group of associates (AVP was renamed Kaspersky Anti-Virus in November 2000). Eugene Kaspersky co-founded Kaspersky Lab in 1997, and in 2007 Eugene was named CEO of Kaspersky Lab.

Today, Eugene Kaspersky is one of the world's leading antivirus experts, with over 15 years of experience in the field of information security. He regularly speaks at seminars and conferences all over the world, and is the author of a number of articles and reviews covering topics related to computer virology.

About Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky Lab is the largest antivirus company in Europe. It delivers some of the world’s most immediate protection against IT security threats, including viruses, spyware, crimeware, hackers, phishing, and spam. The Company is ranked among the world’s top four vendors of security solutions for endpoint users. Kaspersky Lab products provide superior detection rates and one of the industry’s fastest outbreak response times for home users, SMBs, large enterprises and the mobile computing environment. Kaspersky® technology is also used worldwide inside the products and services of the industry’s leading IT security solution providers. Learn more at www.kaspersky.com. For the latest on antivirus, anti-spyware, anti-spam and other IT security issues and trends, visit www.viruslist.com.