Kaspersky Lab’s new personal products attain OESISOK certification

01 Oct 2008
Product news

Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content management solutions, announces the successful OESISOK certification of its new personal products Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2009 and Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 by OPSWAT. Both products attained OESISOK certification in the Antivirus, Antispyware and Antiphishing categories, with the integrated Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 solution also gaining a certificate in the Personal Firewall category.

The inclusion of the Kaspersky Lab products in OESISOK’s list of antivirus solutions attests to the interoperability of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2009 and Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 with Windows XP and Windows Vista operating systems.

The OESISOK certification program was also successfully completed by Kaspersky Lab’s corporate products for workstations and servers in February 2008, confirming the interoperability of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 for Windows Servers Enterprise Edition with the Windows Server 2003 OS. The complete compatibility and reliable operation of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 for Windows Workstation with Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows XP and Windows Vista was also confirmed.

OESISOK is an open industry-wide certification program that verifies the interoperability of endpoint security applications with products from market-leading technology vendors. The OESISOK certification program is comprised of several stages of comprehensive testing, including an installation test on all supported operating systems, a rogue application test that checks for potentially malicious code and system interoperability, as well as digital signature verification. Antivirus products are also tested on their ability to effectively detect viruses and phishing resources. More information about the OESISOK program can be found at http://www.oesisok.com/criteria.html.

Further information about Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2009 and Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 can be found on the Kaspersky Lab site at www.kaspersky.com/homeuser.

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.