- 31 May
Microsoft recognises the new product as being 'Designed for Windows XP'
- 31 May
Kaspersky Anti-Virus 5.0 is certified by Novell
- 31 May
Kaspersky Lab, a leading information security software developer, releases Kaspersky® Anti-Virus Sendmail with Milter API into open beta-testing. This is the first Kaspersky Lab product which has been developed to provide antivirus protection for Sendmail with support for Milter API.Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Sendmail with Milter API protects Linux/ Unix server mail traffic. The program works in conjunction with Sendmail and supports Sendmail's Content Management (Milter) API. This interface provides internal applications with access to mail messages processed by Sendmail. It also offers additional processing and editing of the contents and meta-data of mail messages.All incoming and outgoing mail traffic is analysed for full control over possible sources of virus penetration. The solution quickly and effectively neutralizes viruses, preventing them from spreading throughout the system.The product has been developed to be maximally user-friendly. Pre-defined antivirus options are available; depending on the configuration chosen by the administrator, messages can be analysed either fully, or partially, by topic, body, or attachment. Additional mail traffic filtration by name, MIME type (for attached files), and size (of decoded attachments) provides extra security for messages.Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Sendmail with Milter API not only protects electronic correspondence but also ensures its integrity. A copy of the message
- 28 May
Kaspersky Labs, a leading information security software developer, announces the start of open beta-testing for Kaspersky® Anti-Virus 5.0 for Windows Workstations and Kaspersky® Administration Kit 5.0. Both products play an important role in any corporate information security policy...
- 25 May
German publication PC Magazin rates the new product 'Very good'
- 24 May
Kaspersky Labs announced today that it has reinforced its presence in Ireland by signing a distribution agreement with Sentryst, one of Ireland's principle distributors of IT security products.
- 24 May
Kaspersky Labs: the first Russian software developer qualify for the Intel Centrino identifier for mobile PCs
- 14 May
BMP files can endanger your computer: Agent, a new Trojan using BMP files has been mailed to users worldwide
- 12 May
With these words, George Alagiah of BBC News and Lucy Alexander of ITN News announced that this year Kaspersky® Anti-Virus won the coveted Best Anti-Virus Solution award at the annual SC Magazine Global Awards ceremony held on April 27 in London. This award confirms the worldwide popularity of Kaspersky Lab solutions and serves as an excellent kickoff for the newly released Kaspersky Anti-Virus 5.0.Kaspersky Anti-Virus is an acknowledged industry leader, with newly released version 5.0 primed to confirm user and industry expectations.SC Magazine called the fifth Global Awards competition "the most comprehensive and stringent Awards program ever." This leading worldwide awards program recognises technical excellence and customer satisfaction across 32 categories. Well over 900 products and services were nominated this year by approximately 300 companies: the in-depth evaluation entailing nomination, voting, testing, reviewing and judging took 8 months to complete. The customer-focused process creates professional guidelines for computer users searching for reliable protection among the enormous number available security products.A record crowd of 800 plus IT professionals and journalists attended the SC Gala Awards Dinner in Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London.Kaspersky Anti-Virus was nominated in the Reader Trust Awards category for Best Anti-Virus Solution. Products
- 06 May
Kaspersky Labs has developed a free removal tool for Sasser, which will delete all traces of the worm from the system.