Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of Internet threat management solutions that protect against all forms of malicious software including viruses, spyware, hackers and spam, is proud to announce that it is shortlisted for two prestigious SC Awards Europe 2010.
CEO and co-founder of Kaspersky Lab, Eugene Kaspersky, is announced as a finalist in the CEO of the Year category and Kaspersky Open Space Security is shortlisted for Best Anti-Malware solution. The annual awards recognise and reward excellence in European information security and are run by SC Magazine (www.scmagazine.com/uk), the world leading industry magazine for IT security professionals.
"This year we are especially pleased that Kaspersky Lab has been recognised for its people as well as its technology," comments Managing Director of Kaspersky Lab UK and Ireland, Malcolm Tuck. "Eugene Kaspersky has devoted over 20 years to pioneering IT security research. As a result of his leadership more than 250 million users worldwide rely on our products to keep the digital lives of themselves and their organisations secure."
Last year Kaspersky Open Space Security won the Best Security Product of the Year category at the SC Awards Europe 2009 and this year, following significant enhancements to the product suite, it has been shortlisted in the Best Anti-Malware solution category.
The analyst group IDC ranks Kaspersky Lab in the top four endpoint security solution providers in the world and the latest version of Kaspersky Open Space Security provides organisations of all sizes with a cost-effective, robust endpoint security solution that delivers the highest levels of detection and ongoing protection. It provides business continuity, ensuring increased employee productivity, system uptime and optimised network performance, securing every device that connects to the network from the continual evolution of malware, cybercrime and zero-day threats.
The winners of the SC Awards Europe 2010 will be announced on Tuesday 27th April 2010 at a gala dinner at the Wyndham Grand London, Chelsea Harbour.